Cape Town - The
Premier Soccer League Disciplinary Committee met to deliberate on the matter
involving Platinum Stars and Siyabonga Zulu.
Platinum Stars FC were
found guilty of fielding Siyabonga Zulu in a match on 08 August 2015 against
Mamelodi Sundowns under circumstances where the club knew that he was not
eligible to play for Platinum Stars.
The club was also found
guilty of failing to report misconduct on the part of Chippa United FC to the
The misconduct consisted of the failure by Chippa United FC to clear
the player Siyabonga Zulu back to the club from which they had loaned him.
Platinum Stars were
sentenced to a fine of R50 000.
In addition, one League point was
deducted from the club with immediate effect and the club was ordered to pay
the costs of the sittings.