How have football club sales affected South African-based footballers?

One in every three of the DStv Premiership’s players have been affected by clubs being sold since 2019/20.

826 SA-based footballers have been involved in transfer market activity since 2019

But how do DStv Premiership clubs acquire their players?

How do South Africa’s football match ticket prices compare with those of other countries?

Kaizer Chiefs set tongues wagging when it almost doubled its league match ticket prices, but you could pay almost eight times more for a general Arsenal league match ticket.

Safa fails to capitalise on enormous pool of school football talent

This is despite the fact one in three public schools have football facilities, second only to netball.

Two in every five public schools don’t have sports facilities

The situation is worse than it was eight years ago, if the education department’s data is anything to go by.

Which PSL football clubs have won the most prize money?

There are five competitions where football clubs can win extra income. Mamelodi Sundowns has won a third of the prize money in the last decade.

Why are young players struggling to find their feet in SA’s top football league?

In the last five seasons, more than half of the new entrants in South Africa’s top-flight football league have been young players. However, the league’s age has not been getting younger during this period.

Africa Cup of Nations: Which countries have the best-performing teams?

Since 1957, national teams from across Africa have competed for the Afcon title. Three teams stand apart for winning multiple times. Spoiler alert: South Africa isn’t one of them.

Ten years of top scorers: Does SA have a goals problem?

The Premier Soccer League’s leading goal scorers have not been able to score at least 20 goals in a single season for about a decade.

Have Covid-19 spectator restrictions affected SA’s football teams negatively? Apparently not

Football clubs in South Africa’s Premier Soccer League have not been negatively affected by the Covid-19 restrictions on fans attending stadiums because attendance figures prior to to the pandemic were already low.