The Transfer System

The Transfer System

Transfer of Clubs. Matter: Roses United FC. The National Soccer League (NSL) was informed by SAFPU about a possible sale of a club in the National First Division (“NFD”) and furthermore that there are various disputes outstanding with the club, therefore the Executive...
New Rules On Status and Transfer of Players

New Rules On Status and Transfer of Players

New rules on the status and transfer of players were passed on 1 April 2015. These talk about the 3% intermediaries (agents) must charge when representing a player. They also focus on what happens when a player is loaned or a contract is terminated and when monies are...
The Under 23 Rule

The Under 23 Rule

By way of introduction to the issue: Some years ago the League introduced certain rules, which created differences between the premier and first divisions. The main one – which I want to discuss here – was the so-called under 23 Rule. You will find that rule set out...