COVID-19: SAFA demands suspension of football matches

SAFA's position remains unchanged

SAFA's position remains unchanged.

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JOHANNESBURG - The South African Football Association was not happy with suggestions of matches being played behind closed doors.

READ: PSL suspends all mid-week, weekend games

Sports Minister Nathi Mthethwa gave the PSL the go-ahead, to look into playing domestic matches behind closed doors.

But SAFA has insisted that matches remain suspended due to the threat of COVID-19.

SAFA President Dr Danny Jordaan says SAFA's decision is final and binding.

South Africa has 116 confirmed coronavirus cases.

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