SAFA election deadline looms

2013-08-27 13:00
Kirsten Nematandani (Gallo)
Johannesburg - The nominations for the position of president of the South African Football Association (SAFA), which will be decided at the upcoming SAFA elections, are due this week.

According to the sportindustry website, the elections will be held during SAFA’s general meeting in Johannesburg on 28th September, with nominations for the role of president required 30 days before.

Nominations for the role of vice-president and positions on the national executive committee will not be required until mid-September.

KPMG will oversee the process and an Independent Electoral Commission will conduct the poll. The incumbent president Kirsten Nematandani is the only candidate who has publicly stated his interest, however several others are considered likely to run including PSL chairman Irvin Khoza and Danny Jordaan.

Read more on:    safa  |  kirsten nematandani  |  soccer

What To Read Next


Read News24’s Comments Policy publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
Comments have been closed for this article.
Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights
Sport Talk

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

Who will claim the Premier League title at the end of the 2016/17 season?

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.