Cape Town - Minister of Sport and Recreation Fikile Mbalula has wished Mamelodi Sundowns well on their FIFA
Club World Cup journey in Japan.
"The Mamelodi Sundowns team has
proven beyond doubt that they are forces in the African continent. This is yet
another opportunity for them to display to the world that there are strong and
equality competent leagues in the African content, particularly in South
Africa. At a world stage, they are representing more than their club but the
entire nation. I pledge my full support to the team and its coach who continue
to make the country proud," Mbalula said.
Mamelodi Sundowns will kick off
their campaign on Sunday.
Mbalula further called on all South
Africans to support the team.