South African political parties told to stay away from football matches

- | 4 months ago

South Africa’s football association (Safa) has told political parties to stay away from football matches after an attempt at campaigning at two high profile games in the last week – including Saturday’s African Champions League tie in Pretoria.

The ruling African National Congress (ANC) was distributing t-shirts outside the Orlando stadium in Soweto. The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) supporters were seen in their full red jumpsuits, displaying election banners.

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