The encounter between Mamelodi Sundowns and Kaizer Chiefs raised the curtain on an exciting season ahead and Soccer Laduma takes a look at 15 images of this weekend’s action.
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A new era in the Premier Soccer League took place this weekend when the inaugural season of the DStv Premiership kicked off for the 2020/21 campaign.
Chiefs suffered a disappointing 3-0 loss to Sundowns at the FNB Stadium, with Gavin Hunt’s second game in charge in the hot seat, as well as for trio of coaches, Rulani Mokwena, Manqoba Mngqithi and Steve Komphela at the helm of the Brazilians.
Meanwhile, Baroka FC, and SuperSport United were the only two other teams to secure victories in the league on the weekend as the rest of the fixtures ending in draws.
League action will resume quickly this week, with Black Leopards facing off with Baroka FC and Kaizer Chiefs travelling away to Chippa United on Tuesday evening.
On Wednesday, Orlando Pirates will lock horns with Stellenbosch FC, Maritzburg United will host Cape Town City, Sundowns welcome TTM, Golden Arrows to face-off with SuperSport United, Swallows FC against Bloemfontein Celtic and TS Galaxy will meet AmaZulu FC.