Mamelodi Sundowns completed this season with flying colors, after they’d a historic treble of their 1-0 win in opposition to Bloemfontein Celtic at Orlando Stadium for the Nedbank Cup
Earlier than Sundowns victory within the league cup, the Brazilians already gained the Telkom Knockout and the Absa Premiership.
Nathi Mthethwa, Minister of Sport, Arts, and Tradition has despatched his congratulatory message to Sundowns for attaining a historic treble feat.
“Congratulations to ‘Bafana Ba Fashion’ (Mamelodi Sundowns) for his or her hard-fought effort in profitable the Nedbank Cup and finishing their historic home treble on Saturday,” learn a press release from Mthethwa.
“The staff of Patrice Motsepe, based in 1960 [Sundowns were actually formed in 1970], absorbed the ache of enjoying within the Bio-Bubble in Gauteng and managed properly the strict atmosphere due Authorities’s Danger Adjustment Technique (RAS) in containing the unfold of COVID-19. And this demonstrated true Championship spirit after they remained centered regardless of antagonistic challenges of enjoying away from their dwelling turf, and in entrance of their “Ka Bo Yellow” followers.”
“Mamelodi Sundowns remained centered while enjoying in a Bio-Bubble atmosphere, which wasn’t simple by managing to show braveness and willpower. Properly completed to Coach Pitso Mosimane and his technical staff, your entire Sundowns Gamers and Administration for his or her victory. I want them luck as they now transfer ahead in preparation to characterize the nation within the CAF Champions League competitors for the seventh time in a row subsequent yr,” stated Minister Mthethwa.
“I take this chance as properly to congratulate Bloemfontein Celtic for his or her gallant show regardless of being runners up within the Nedbank Cup, they’ve additionally certified to take part within the Caf Confederation Cup subsequent season. I want them the very best as they may also be representing the nation on the continent.”
“In conclusion, my message of appreciation goes out to the South African Soccer Affiliation (Safa), Premier Soccer league (PSL), Gauteng Provincial Authorities, Metropolis of Joburg for his or her assist in making certain that each one protocols have been strictly adhered to in 2 containing the unfold of COVID-19 in the course of the wrapping up of the skilled soccer season, and their efforts won’t ever go unnoticed.”