CAPE TOWN – The Premier Soccer League (PSL) has announced that the scheduled fixtures for this week and the weekend have been postponed with immediate effect.
This affects Absa Premiership, National First Division (NFD) and NFD Qualification Competition fixtures until 15 December 2013.
PSL CEO Brand de Villiers said: "Stadiums that were going to host some of our fixtures have been confirmed as venues to host memorial services and other gatherings to pay special respect to Madiba.
"We therefore took a decision that due to logistical challenges faced by the League and the clubs, we should postpone the fixtures scheduled for mid–week and the weekend," De Villiers said.
He however confirmed that Absa Premiership fixtures will resume on Monday, 16 December 2013.
The PSL will advise in due course on the new dates of the postponed fixtures.