FC Cape Town have denied that they have sold their NFD status following indications in the local football fraternity that the club has been sold to the the Cape Town-based Ubuntu Trust.
The Ubuntu Trust had been linked to Cape Town All Stars and the respective parties had been locked in negotiations, however the negotiations fell apart. The club stated earlier today.
The crew has it on good authority that the Ubuntu Trust is still planning to be involved in Mzansi’s second tier with indications that they have bought FC Cape Town’s status.
However, the crew got in touch with the Africa Beasts Chairman, Errol Dicks, who indicated otherwise. The Chairman stated that the club’s NFD franchise status has not been sold.