There’s no better way to break a football league bubble after five months hiatus than to resume with one of the most fiercely contested matches in African football – The Soweto Derby.

Well, the Absa Premiership is all, but set to restart on Tuesday, August 11, 2020 as Orlando Pirates face Mamelodi Sundowns at Dobsonville Stadium [formerly Volkswagen Dobsonville Stadium] in Soweto, Jahannesburg, South Africa.

The Absa Premiership was halted in March due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Meanwhile, the first football competition to kick off post the COVID-19 break is the Nedbank Cup semi-finals on Saturday, August 08, where Baroka FC take on Bloemfontein Celtic and Mamelodi Sundowns up against Bidvest Wits


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