As the National First Division (NFD) takes a breather during the international break, PSL.co.za sums up in numbers the opening six rounds of action.
Free State Stars coach Ernst Middendorp believes they have the ability to beat anyone after dispatching Bidvest Wits in the Telkom Knockout this past weekend and drawing Mamelodi Sundowns in the next round.
Ajax Cape Town have underlined the value they place on Tashreeq Morris by agreeing to a four year contract extension with the young marksman.
The draw has been made; now the battle lines are being drawn in the sand as the remaining clubs in the 2015 Telkom Knockout prepare to try and earn their places in the semifinals.
Brand de Villiers, the PSL Chief Executive, has heaped praise on Orlando Pirates following their gutsy display in Egypt against Al Ahly that earned them a place in the final of the CAF Confederations Cup.
The draw for the 2015 Telkom Knockout last eight took place at the Premier Soccer League (PSL) headquarters at lunchtime on Monday.
It was the week when the 2015/16 Telkom Knockout kicked off, while Orlando Pirates flew the South African flag proudly on the African continent by reaching the CAF Confederation Cup final.
Orlando Pirates defender Rooi Mahamutsa perfectly summed up Orlando Pirates’ stunning victory over Egyptian giants Al Ahly in a few simple words, saying after the match: ‘tonight was all about pride’.
Ajax Cape Town, Bloemfontein Celtic, Platinum Stars and Bidvest Wits were the major casualties from the opening round of the Telkom Knockout played over the past weekend.
Moses Spandeel grabbed a late stoppage-time equaliser as AmaZulu were denied all the points by Mthatha Bucks in one of two National First Division (NFD) matches on Sunday.