South African Reality TV star and businesswoman Shauwn Mkhize has bought the PSL status of Bloemfontein Celtic, one of the most supported teams in the country based in Free State.
The news of the sale of the Free State-based team, popularly called Phunya Sele Sele was confirmed by a letter penned by the PSL’s legal counsel Michael Murphy to outgoing Celtic boss Max Tshabalala.
“The application to approve the transfer of the football club known until now as Bloemfontein Celtic from the seller to the acquirer (and the related approvals respecting a name change (to Royal AM FC) and relocation (to Chartsworth Stadium) served before the executive Committee on Friday.
“The transfer has been approved on the basis sought…” reads the letter in part.
One of the conditions of the PSL’s approval was that all contracts of employment of the players have been to Royal AM.
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PSL will have a press conference on Tuesday regarding legal matters, clubs sales and the 2021/22 season.