Latest SAFA SAB Men’s U21 League News
Action at the 2016 SAB U21 National Championships in Limpopo continued on Tuesday, 12 July as Day 3 of the tournament produced some exciting football here at the University of Limpopo. Action at the 2016 SAB U21 National Championships in Limpopo continued on Tuesday,...
The South African Football Association (SAFA) has launched the 2016 edition of the South African Breweries (SAB) U21 National Championships, which take place at the University of Limpopo in Polokwane from 9 – 16 July. The South African Football Association (SAFA) has...
SAFA SAB Men’s U21 League
The SAB League season begins each year in September and runs until the end of the season when the National Championships are played. More than 1000 local football clubs, comprising a total of more than 26 000 players participate in the league on a weekly basis.
The countrywide competitions lead to the Provincial Play-offs held towards the end of each season. This eventually results in a total of 18 teams broken into two teams per province, promoted to the SAFA Second Division.
As a culmination of the SAB League season, provincial squads are selected across all nine provinces plus an invitational team from the University Sports South Africa (USSA) to compete in the National Championships. The 10 teams are pitted against each other in a public draw that is conducted by SAFA and competition sponsors, SAB.