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Ajax Give Update On Ndoro Saga

Ajax Cape Town Have Issued An Update On The Tendai Ndoro Saga

By Soccer Laduma - Jul 27, 2018 12:10 PM

Ajax Cape Town have updated the football fraternity on the latest happenings relating to their legal battles with the National Soccer League.

The Urban Warriors were present in court yesterday, following their desire to apply for an interdict against the start of the 2018/19 Premier Soccer League campaign.

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However, the club subsequently withdrew their application, after Judge Denise Fischer granted the NSL leave to appeal her previous judgement.

Fischer recently ruled that Advocate William Mokhari’s award of docking points from Ajax for the ineligible fielding of Tendai Ndoro, be set aside.

The PSL was set to respond and have done so by requesting leave to appeal the judgement, with their appeal set to be heard in the coming days.

Upon this decision, Ajax withdrew both applications, one to interdict the start of the league and another for Section 18, which allows the order to remain, whilst it is being appealed. 

However, the Urban Warriors along with their legal representative, Advocate Norman Arendse has since updated the football fraternity on the latest happenings. 

At a press conference held at Ikamva, Ajax Cape Town CEO, Ari Efstathiou gave his opinion on the matter. 

"I didn’t want to make a comment after yesterday because I thought it would be important to come to you with our thoughts. 

"That is why advocate Norman Arendse is here. On the club’s side, unfortunately, once again, we have seen a lot of situations like this. Time and legal procedure have basically trumped justice and we feel very strongly about that. 
 
"We still believe we followed the rules. We played him when we were supposed to play him. Unfortunately, the process got complicated.  
 
"It got complicated, we ended up with seven court appearances. It is is a process that went on for five months. We have been at the top and bottom of the roller coaster. Yesterday was unfortunate where the time issue of the league and the way the court process went. Put us in a difficult spot. 
 
"And now we are forced to take our place in the NFD unless something happens during the appeal process. But the process can take anything from 4-12 weeks and if we are successful which we think we would be. Then what then? And to be frank, it could have happened to any other club as it happened to us, Pirates, Chiefs and I trust that it would have followed the same procedure. 
 
"But we did fight for the truth and what we believe what was right," he added. 


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BIG-MIKE14_VERSUS EDITOR ROUND3 Joined: 06 Oct 2017
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BIG-MIKE14_VERSUS EDITOR ROUND3 Jul 27, 2018 03:22 PM
@taizoric You can say that again, m sure John Commitis opened his 50 years whiskey today lol.
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THE NK Jul 27, 2018 02:55 PM
Yahhhhh neh money
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jakobe Jul 27, 2018 02:49 PM
Ajax after months of delaying da process, at least they bow down eventually accept da defeat. W r nt water which go one direction, w go separate ways. My opinion isn't da same as yours regarding dis #Ndorogate
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xolilem123@gmail.com Jul 27, 2018 02:49 PM
Sorry for them, waste of money
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K1 goat Jul 27, 2018 02:22 PM
@Vhivha Breathalyzer!!!!! mybe you are busy drinking Leopard beer or City jive. " don't drink and comment on SL"
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K1 goat Jul 27, 2018 02:17 PM
@Vhivha Ebun you are are day dreaming wena. Which vulgar words did i use ?
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taizoric Jul 27, 2018 02:06 PM
the Commitis brothers must be laughing their lungz out.le chairman ye Ajax ibicinga asazinto emzantsi.NFD is waiting for u Ajax
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tphaladi Jul 27, 2018 01:55 PM
aya kwin yena mara
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Bakajaros Jul 27, 2018 01:48 PM
Let the game start boys NFD to NFD and let the big boys do their thing at PSL finish and klaar
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msanisto Jul 27, 2018 01:30 PM
Looks like they have thrown in the towel.
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alizebucs1986 Jul 27, 2018 01:26 PM
This is the Price u pay for Betraying the Person with Football Brains,John Comitis look at his team CTC it is a real deal in the League..Go NFD is waiting u followed no Rules at all
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bongsMo Jul 27, 2018 01:20 PM
It looks like people are lost, the case is not over the man is talking about long process and they still gonna follow it but in the meantime they will be carrying on at NFD. The story is clear
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Vhivha Jul 27, 2018 01:19 PM
@K1 goat So obsessed with vulgar and wasting your data
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STIGA18 Jul 27, 2018 01:17 PM
Now u hv tested the price of arrogance
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@azzaniawest Jul 27, 2018 01:03 PM
WHAT RULES DID AJAX FOLLOWED?
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K1 goat Jul 27, 2018 01:03 PM
Ajax should just buy Celtic's status and fire Jola net for control nje. Anyway let me prepare for Limpopo July.
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MlamuliNino Jul 27, 2018 12:54 PM
Thank God you've finally waken up from your dreams
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FIFA behind chiefs Jul 27, 2018 12:52 PM
sorry ajax
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Mentashe Jul 27, 2018 12:50 PM
TELL THE TRUTH BRO, YOU ARE HOPING FOR THAT CELTICS DEAL.
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Banda.com Jul 27, 2018 12:42 PM
This CEO of ajax he is clueless about football he knows nothing about idiski

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