Countdown to Diski Shield Festival opening

In just three days’ time, Free State will have an opportunity to host the opening festival of the MultiChoice Diski Shield at Kaizer Sebothelo Stadium in Botshabelo this coming weekend.

The two day festival will be played on Saturday, 07 April and Sunday, 08 April 2018. The first match will kick-off at 10:00 and the second match at 12:00 on both days.

The first festival will feature clubs from the ‘Coastal west’ and ‘Central regions’: Free State Stars, Cape Town City, Orlando Pirates, Bidvest Wits, Ajax Cape Town, Bloemfontein Celtic, Kaizer Chiefs and Platinum Stars.

Entry is free on both days and ticket can be collected at the stadium from Thursday and Friday, 5 – 6 April 2018 from 13h00.

c The opening game of the festival, Free State Stars will host Cape Town City at 10h00 while Orlando Pirates will play Bidvest Wits at 12h00.

On day two of the Diski Shield Festival, another Free State outfit Bloemfontein Celtic will play Ajax Cape Town at 10h00. As the last match of the festival, Kaizer Chiefs will clash with Platinum Stars at 12h00.

All four matches will be broadcast live on SuperSport 4 and 10