Safa vice-president Mwelo Nonkonyane

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No permission for Peace Cup yet

Posted: 30 October 2009 Time: 12:01

The controversy regarding the Cape Town Peace Cup rages on.

As it stands now the international Under-19 tournament remains a non starter as Safa has still not yet granted permission to the orginisers of the event which is set to be staged in Cape Town during December.   The local football association had earlier warned the PSL to make proper application for permission to host the tournament, but to this date the organisers of the tournament have not applied for permission to go on with preparations of the event.   Safa vice-president Mwelo Nonkonyane confirmed to that his office has still not received an application from the organisers of the Cape Town Peace tournament for permission to host the tournament.   “We have received nothing regarding the tournament. The rules remain the same; no tournament can be staged in the country without permission from Safa.   “As it stand now the tournament will not go on without the permission from Safa.”

Previous comments on this story...

posted: 01:09 pm
Now people can see why the ANC didn't want Thabo Mbeki to have the 3rd term in the ANC, cause when you have to centres of power, IT NEVER WORKS.

Now this is the issue with PSL & SAFA. There are now 2 centres of football power SAFA & the PSL. And both have ego problem especially the PSL.
posted: 01:11 pm
I expected this from Nonkonyane and his lapdogs,he will try by all means to spite PSL.
posted: 01:12 pm
I expected this from Nonkonyane and his lapdogs,he will try by all means to spite PSL.
posted: 01:21 pm
I thought this tournament was for senior teams...oh well. Nhleko will score 2 goals tomorrow.
posted: 04:42 pm
jomo, i think wisdom siould tell who is bigger,PSL OR SAFA.
posted: 12:27 am
Noankonyana just wants to prove a point, he is the one fighting Khoza not Jordan or Nematendani he is using them. For how long is he gona be deputy prez or its for life . If him and Danny were good how come there is no team inthe E Cape that plays in PSL. They are just jeolus
posted: 12:46 am
Does nematandani have access 2 internet,tv or listen 2 the radio whe he could have seen or heard what most of the people in the country prefered?
posted: 12:49 am
Win or lose i cant go 2 the stadium or wear bafana jersey 4 as long as we are coached by these clueless brazilians
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