In this overview of the weekend, we look ahead at all the fixtures for Saturday 3 August and give insight into the latest South African sports news.
Latest sports news and fixtures today, Saturday 3 August
PSL fixtures today
Mamelodi Sundowns vs SuperSport United at Lucas Moripe Stadium. Kick off at 15:00.
Defending champions Sundowns take on Supersport United in a Tshwane derby to kick-off the PSL season. The match is set up to be one of the highlights of the weekend.
Baroka FC vs Cape Town City FC at Old Peter Mokaba Stadium. Kick off at 15:00.
Last seasons TKO winners Baroka FC are targeting more silverware this season but face a stern opening test in the PSL with the visit of Cape Town City. Benni McCarthy’s side scored more goals than any other side last term and are usually set up to attack.
Chippa United vs Stellenbosch at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium. Kick off at 15:00.
Chippa will want to put their struggles of last season behind them when they host PSL new boys Stellenbosch FC. Chippa were unpredictable in the 2018/19 campaign and it is not yet clear which Chilliboys team will turn up on the day.
Orlando Pirates vs Bloemfontein Celtic at Orlando Stadium. Kick off at 18:00.
Title hopefuls Orlando Pirates host popular Bloemfontein Celtic in their opening PSL game of the 2019/20 season. Pirates are out to end their five-year trophy drought this season while Celtic will be lucky to still exist this time next year. The game will be one of the most