Safa president sends best wishes to Chiefs ahead of CAFCL final


The South African Football Association (Safa) president Dr Danny Jordaan has sent his best to Kaizer Chiefs ahead of CAF Champions League final against Egyptian giants Al Ahly.

Chiefs will battle it out with the ‘Red Devils’ today, 17 July at Stade Mohammed V Stadium in Casablanca, Morocco.

The game is scheduled to start at 21:00 in the evening (SA time). It’ll be live on SABC 1 and SuperSport Channel 202.

“This match is historical for Kaizer Chiefs and it would be tremendous for Amakhosi to win this Edition,” said the Safa president.

“There has been so much happening in the country, depressing developments and winning the Champions League trophy would give South Africans some really much needed good news.”

He went on to say that the star would be a well-deserved reward for the club’s chairman, Kaizer Motaung.

“Kaizer has done tremendous work for South African football and winning the Caf Champions League title will be befitting reward for the hard work he has dedicated to the game. He is an icon of South African football and I am wishing him all the best,” he added.

“To the technical team (of Kaizer Chiefs), support staff and players, I want to wish you all the best in Morocco. You have come this far, so go there and enjoy yourself. Make the country proud. South Africa seriously need some positive lift.

“Believe in yourself and play for the club’s badge, your country, family and for your careers. In Kaizer Chiefs we believe,” he said in conclusion.

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By FARPost Reporter