Latest SAB League News
22 November 2019 - Morocco has become the first member association in Africa to use the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) in a local competition following the authorisation from the International Football Association Board (IFAB) and an assessment and approval from FIFA...
24 October 2019 - The FIFA Council convened today in Shanghai, China and took decisions on a number of issues. FIFA to invest USD 1 billion in women’s football over the course of the 2019-2022 cycle, as a result of an agreement on extra dedicated funding in the amount...
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.
All SAFA SAB League fixtures. results and logs are available on MYSAFA.net.