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ANALYSIS | PSL status flea market, the way to stave off liquidation spree felt in rugby?

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Irvin Khoza (Gallo Images)
Irvin Khoza (Gallo Images)

The Premier Soccer League (PSL) has seen a flea market frenzy of selling and acquiring of top tier team statuses this season, with many criticising the rule that allowed TS Galaxy and Tshakhuma Tsha Madzivhandila (TTM) to buy their way up from the National First Division (NFD).

Many believe the open market policy has created a buyers' market in the top tier, which has cheapened the value of the country's elite club football landscape.

If anyone can buy their way into the PSL, why should they invest in the honourable way of building from the ground up? That's the jibe often thrown at the buyers.

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