Cape Town - Supersport United coach Kaitano Tembo
has welcomed the announcement of Moses Mabhida Stadium as the venue for
the MTN8 final against Cape Town City.
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The Premier Soccer League announced on Monday night that the two clubs will face each other in Durban on September 29.
It will be for the second successive year that Matsatsantsa come up
against the Citizens in the final of the MTN8 at the same venue. The
Tshwane outfit won it on penalties in last year's edition of the
"It's a good venue and we are happy to go there. I
hope we repeat last season and it's very refreshing as well to go to
Durban," Tembo told SABC.
"I think the boys and the team would love to go to Durban. At this
age, you have to play anywhere. If you really want to go and lift the
trophy, you should be comfortable to play anyone and play anywhere.
"That is very important. I think we have the mentality and the
attitude especially with the players that we have and the experience to
go to Durban and get the result.
"The other thing is that there are teams in Durban and we are used to
playing all over South Africa. I think whether it's the inland or
coastal, we are used to playing in such conditions. It's a fair venue
for both teams."