MTN8 officially launched last night, the 2015/2016 season of the MTN8 Wafa Wafa tournament. Embargoed
PSL CEO, Brand de Villiers said: “This year’s edition of the MTN8 will set the tone for what we hope will be an exciting 2015/16 season. As the PSL, we look forward to working closely with MTN to deliver another great tournament.
Last season, the MTN8 broke a new South African record when we sold over 40 000 tickets for the MTN8 final in just over two hours. This demonstrates the appetite the market has for this competition. Every season – we see thousands of football fans packing the stadiums to support their teams.
The TV and Radio ratings also tells us that this product is consumed by millions other people at home.”