Officials Charged For Chiefs/Wits Incident
PSL DRC Update For Chiefs/Wits Match
The Premier Soccer League has confirmed that two officials have been charged for an incident that took place during the recent league match between Kaizer Chiefs and Bidvest Wits.
Following the 1-1 draw between Chiefs and Wits at the FNB Stadium on September 16, Chiefs coach Steve Komphela was visibly angry at one of the Wits officials, whom he only referred to as Umlungu (white person) during his post-match interview which was live on television.
The league has now issued a statement confirming that Wits’ officials Jonathan Schloss and George Mogotsi will appear before the PSL’s Dispute Resolution Chamber.
BIDVEST WITS and JONATHAN SCHLOSS:
Mr Schloss has been charged with contravening Rule 54 of the NSL Handbook (Misconduct) for allegedly using offensive gestures or language against Kaizer Chiefs coach Steve Komphela during the Absa Premiership fixture between Bidvest Wits and Kaizer Chiefs on 16 September 2017.
BIDVEST WITS and GEORGE MOGOTSI:
Mr Mogotsi has been charged with contravening Rule 54 of the NSL Handbook (Misconduct) after he allegedly used offensive language at the match officials during the Absa Premiership fixture between Bidvest Wits and Kaizer Chiefs on 16 September 2017.
As confirmed by the league, the matters will appear before the PSL's DRC on October 18.