JOHANNESBURG – The 2019-20 PSL season kicks off this weekend and as usual the 16 teams will all be striving to remain in the elite league.
What cannot be avoided is that the club that finishes bottom of the standings will be relegated to the NFD, while the 15th-placed team will have to try retain and their top-flight status via the relegation/promotion playoffs.
Our soccer writers Minenhle Mkhize and Mihlali Baleka believe there are four sides worthy of the relegation candidates tag. They explain why below.
Granted no one player makes a team, but there are some individuals so crucial to their team’s success that their absence is bound to have a negative impact. Cameroonian goalkeeper Patrick Tignyemb is one such player for Celtic and his departure to Chippa United is sure to leave a gaping hole in Siwelele’s defence.