Domestic football: Premier Soccer League set to return in October. This is according to a calendar sent out to clubs on Wednesday evening. Although the PSL are yet to announce the dates for the league’s resumption, they have informed the clubs of the crucial dates.
Chibuku Super Cup group matches are set to resume on 29 September while the Premier Soccer League (PSL) is expected to start on 30 October, ending a two-year interruption that was due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
The Chibuku Super Cup, which commenced on 22 May in four cities, namely Harare, Bulawayo, Mutare, and Zvishavane, is expected to resume in a fortnight.
The matches will resume with Matchday 4 for Groups 2, 3, and 4, while Group 1, which has six teams and has played more games, resumes with Matchday 7.
Matchday 5 has been scheduled for October 2 for Groups 2, 3 and 4. On the same day Group 1 will be playing their Matchday 8.
October 9 has been set aside for the previously postponed Group 1 Chibuku match between ZPC Kariba and Harare City.
Matchday 6 is on October 16 for Groups 2, 3, and 4 while Group 1 will fulfil their Matchday 9 on the same day. On October 20, Matchday 5 will be staged for Groups 2,3, and 4 while Group 1 will host Matchday 8.
Chibuku Super Cup quarter-finals will be staged on October 23. And seven days later the league chiefs hope to start this year’s Castle Lager Premiership.
Source – Pindula News
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