Mbombela to host TKO final

2013-11-20 09:17
Telkom Knockout trophy (Backpagepix)
Cape Town - The Premier Soccer League (PSL) has confirmed the 2013 Telkom Knockout (TKO) final will be played at the Mbombela Stadium for the first time.

The PSL also announced that the final will be played on Saturday, December 7.

PSL CEO, Brand de Villiers said: “After considering a number of venues, we agreed that Mbombela Stadium will be a suitable venue to host the Telkom Knockout final.”

On the date for the final, De Villiers said: “It is important for the League to afford our sponsors, Telkom enough time to prepare and activate a number of their plans for the TKO final so I believe the two weeks between the semi-finals and the final will do justice to all parties involved.

The PSL and Telkom will do everything to ensure that we put together a memorable event on December 7.”

Telkom’s Nakedi Chiloane added: “We are thankful to the PSL for the consideration and agree with the fair regional distribution of finals. We are excited to take this years’ edition to Mpumalanga. So far, we are extremely happy with this year’s edition and look forward to an exciting Final.”

The PSL will release a revised league block fixture for matches initially scheduled for the weekend of the final.

Read more on:    psl  |  telkom knockout  |  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

Live scoring

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 was the best summer signing in the EPL?

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.