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Soweto giants Kaizer Chiefs will play three of their DStv Premiership home matches at the Peter Mokaba Stadium in Polokwane this season.

This follows an agreement they reached with the Polokwane Municipality.

The confirmed fixtures will be against Royal AM on Sunday, 29 January. Lamontville Golden Arrows on Sunday 19 February and Swallows FC on 2 May 2023.

AMAKHOSI CONFIRM

“We are delighted to be back in the province of Limpopo and the city of Polokwane in particular, where we enjoy great support,” said Kaizer Chiefs.

 “We are looking forward to three exciting games with a full stadium. The club remains confident that the people of Limpopo will come out in numbers because they love Amakhosi.

“Their support proved key in the past when we lifted the league trophy with the New Peter Mokaba as our home venue. We hope that history will be repeated when we play at the New Peter Mokaba Stadium again.”

Kaizer Chiefs players
Kaizer Chiefs players

Chiefs have also confirmed that the deal with the Municipality is for the next three seasons.

“We believe in long-term agreements. Being in Polokwane for three years means we will be working with the municipality to achieve our goals or promoting sport. Particularly football in the city.”

Chiefs played some of their home games in Polokwane between 2011 and 2015 during which the team lifted four trophies.

POLOKWANE DELIGHTED TO HOST KAIZER CHIEFS

“Having Kaizer Chiefs to Polokwane is a strategic move as we know the economic impact it will have. We know the games will boost tourism with many people traveling to Polokwane. The City also know that jobs will be created. Small businesses standing to benefit from this,” says Polokwane City Manager Thuso Nemugumoni.

“We are looking forward to having Kaizer Chiefs playing their home games in the city of Polokwane for the next three year.”

Tickets and kick off times for the matches will be communicated in due course.

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