Mere: We can't lose this one

Platinum Stars have already failed to retain one of their titles but the TKO trophy is staying in Phokeng, according to their captain Vuyo Mere.

Platinum Stars 0-0 Pretoria Uni

The University of Pretoria and Platinum Stars played to a goalless draw in a Premiership fixture at the Royal Bafokeng on Sunday.

Plat Stars v Pretoria University

Platinum Stars will be desperate to snap a three-game winless streak when they host University of Pretoria at the Royal Bafokeng Stadium on Sunday.

TKO dates, venues confirmed

The Premier Soccer League have confirmed the dates, times and venues for the opening round of the 2014 Telkom Knockout.

Telkom Knockout last-16 draw

Platinum Stars will begin the defence of their Telkom Knockout crown against Chippa United following the draw for the last-16 on Monday evening.

Masanabo backing Dikwena

Ex-Platinum Stars striker Dingane Masanabo has backed the Phokeng-based outfit to recover from their early season struggles.

Freese rallies for support

Platinum Stars head coach Allan Freese has rallied for support for his side following a slow start to the new campaign.

Dikwena defence was porous

Platinum Stars coach Allan Freese said his team did not deserve to win their Premiership fixture against a resurgent SuperSport United.

SuperSport 3-1 Platinum Stars

Gordon Igesund made a winning start to life as SuperSport United boss, securing a 3-1 win over Platinum Stars at the Lucas Moripe Stadium.

SuperSport v Platinum Stars

SuperSport United coach Gordon Igesund will take charge of his first official match when his side host Platinum Stars on Saturday.

Dikwena duo available to play

There is the distinct possibility that Platinum Stars' foreign duo of Mogakolodi Ngele and Patrick Kaunda will play their first games of the season this weekend.

Freese: Players are prepared

Allan Freese said his players had made a concerted effort to ensure they are in the position to hit the ground running when the PSL resumes.

Freese impressed with Rodgers

Platinum Stars head coach Allan Freese has spoken of his delight at having newly-recruited striker Eleazar Rodgers in his squad.

Platinum Stars 0-0 Bloem Celtic

Bloemfontein Celtic failed to convert pressure into a positive result as they were held to a 0-0 draw by Platinum Stars at the Royal Bafokeng on Sunday.

Manaka signs for Dikwena

Platinum Stars have won the race to the signature of midfielder Edgar Manaka, who signed a three-year deal from NFD side Black Leopards.

Next Game

South African ABSA Premier League

Platinum Stars  v  Chippa United

Sat 04th Oct - Royal Bafokeng Stadium
Last Game

South African ABSA Premier League

Platinum Stars 0 - 0 University of Pretoria

Sun 28th Sep - Royal Bafokeng Stadium

South African Premiership

  Teams P Pts
1 Polokwane City 3 7
1 Kaizer Chiefs 7 21
2 Black Leopards 2 3
2 Ajax Cape Town 7 14
3 Milano United 3 1
3 Bidvest Wits 7 13
4 Mamelodi Sundowns 7 13
5 Orlando Pirates 7 11
6 Free State Stars 7 10
7 Chippa United 7 10
8 Maritzburg United 7 9
9 SuperSport United 7 9
10 Mpumalanga Black Aces 7 9
11 Moroka Swallows 7 9
12 Platinum Stars 7 8
13 University Of Pretoria 7 6
14 Bloemfontein Celtic 7 6
15 Polokwane City 7 4
16 AmaZulu 7 3
South African ABSA Premier League
Sunday 28th September
Polokwane City 0 - 3 Mamelodi Sundowns
Platinum Stars 0 - 0 University Of Pretoria
Saturday 27th September
Supersport United 3 - 0 Bloemfontein Celtic
Free State Stars 3 - 2 Moroka Swallows
Mpumalanga Black Aces 1 - 0 Ajax Cape Town

Barclays Premier League
Monday 29th September
Stoke City 1 - 0 Newcastle United
Sunday 28th September
West Bromwich Albion 4 - 0 Burnley
Saturday 27th September
Southampton 2 - 1 Queens Park Rangers
Arsenal 1 - 1 Tottenham Hotspur
Sunderland 0 - 0 Swansea City
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