PSL opens transfer window

2016-07-01 14:49
PSL logo (File)

Cape Town - The Premier Soccer League have announced that the off-season transfer window is currently open, also confirming the date for the start of the new season.

The transfer window will be open for the next two months, while the start of the new campaign is slightly later than usual due to the South African U-23 side playing in the Olympic Games in Rio.

"The Premier Soccer League (PSL) confirmed that the South African domestic July transfer window has opened today (Friday), 01 July 2016," read the statement released by the PSL.

"The domestic window will close on Wednesday night, 31 August 2016. As part of the new NSL Handbook, the domestic transfer window will no longer close at 17h00 but at midnight.

"The PSL has also confirmed that the 2016/17 domestic football season will kick-off on Tuesday 23 and Wednesday 24, August 2016.

"The PSL Executive Committee took a decision to delay kick-off of the domestic season to allow the coach of the SA U23 side to select the players he required for the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio."

Read more on:    psl  |  soccer  |  transfer window

What To Read Next


Read News24’s Comments Policy

Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights
Sport Talk

25 October 2016
Chippa United v Bloemfontein Celtic, Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium 19:30
26 October 2016
Ajax Cape Town v Wits, Cape Town Stadium 19:30
28 October 2016
Maritzburg United v Golden Arrows, Harry Gwala Stadium 20:00
Chippa United v Platinum Stars, Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium 20:00
Team P W PTS
Previous Results

Date Home Team Result Away Team

When all is said and done in the 2015/16 Absa Premiership season, who will be crowned champions of South Africa?

Love 2 Meet
Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter


With the Absa Premiership in full swing, who will be crowned champions when all is said and done? Will Mamelodi Sundowns defend their title? Or can Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates or Bidvest Wits mount a serious challenge? Stay glued to Sport24 to find out!

Latest blogs

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.