Dikwena Promise Fan Safety Ahead Of Pirates Clash
Platinum Stars Say Their Fans Will Be Safe Against Orlando Pirates
Platinum Stars say that they have taken provisions to ensure the safety of their fans this weekend amid talk of a group of their supporters boycotting their game.
Dikwena find themselves in a precarious position at present with problems surrounding the future of the club as a consortium plans a takeover, while they also battle for their lives at the bottom of the Absa Premiership table.
According to the club, there are plans afoot by some ‘disgruntled supporters’ to boycott the clash on Saturday.
They said in a statement, “The club has noted with concern reports on various social media platforms and on radio that supporters are urged by a handful of disgruntled individuals to boycott our match against Orlando Pirates FC on Saturday at the Royal Bafokeng Sports Palace.
“The club, it’s management and safety office would like to affirm that all measures have been taken into consideration to ensure the safety and ease of access to the stadium precinct for all those who will be attending the match.
“Our safety office together with the SAPS have ensured that all security plans are in place and have been accepted and approved by the Premier Soccer League.”
The game is due to take place at 15h30.