The Absa Premiership Soccer League (PSL) Champion will this season earn a whopping fifteen million rands, the PSL confimed.
(Photo, PSL chairperson Irvin Khoza, picture by PSL)
The South African first division premier league PSL cup has been increased to a fifteen million South African rands (R15M), the soccer division announced on Wednesday morning.
The announcement meant an overall 35% increase by the the PSL. LOG leaders at the end of the season will coin in a massive R15M, second position R7.5M, third R3.75M and fourth R2.5M in that hierarchy, with last team at the bottom (16th) going home with R440 000.
— Official PSL (@OfficialPSL) June 26, 2019
Current champions Mamelodi Sundowns took to Mamelodi R10M for the 2018/19 season.
The PSL also announced the first opening matches of the 2019/2020 season. First matches will be played on the first week of August.
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Sundowns will play Supersport at the Lucas Moripe Stadium, Baroka battling Cape Town City at New Peter Mokaba Stadium, Pirates with Celtic at Orlando Stadium , Amazulu with Bidvest at King Zwelithini and Stelembosch playing Chippa at Coetzenburg Stadium; all at the 3rd of August 2019.