New u.14 schools league launched

2016-04-19 06:00

McDonald’s South Africa launched a new McDonald’s u.14 schools league format for 2016.

The launch, held a few weeks ago, also signalled the renewal of a three year sponsorship between McDonald’s and South African Schools Football Association (SASFA) at the Nike Training Centre in Soweto.

The new league format will see teams travelling from their home to go play a in another province.

“We are happy with this new tournament, more schools have registered and we are hoping the number increases further as we continue to develop dreams of young South Africans,” said Mandla ‘Shoes’ Mazibuko, president of SASFA.

Registrations are still open to all the schools that want to participate in the 2016 league.

The deadline for registration is Saturday 30 April.

The new soccer festivals format will take place in the following provinces:

• Kwa-Zulu Natal will host Free State on Saturday 30 July

• Mpumalanga will host Limpopo on Saturday 13 August

• North West will host Gauteng on Saturday 20 August

• Western Cape will host, Eastern Cape and Northern Cape on Saturday 10 September

For more information about the league and registrations visit or contact the Western Cape co-ordinator Denver Vaax on 082 560 9564.

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