2007–08 Premier Soccer League

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Premier Soccer League
Season 2007–08
Champions Supersport United
1st PSL title
Relegated Black Leopards
Jomo Cosmos
2009 CAF Champions League Supersport United
Ajax Cape Town
2009 CAF Confederation Cup Mamelodi Sundowns (via domestic cup)
Matches played 240
Goals scored 532 (2.22 per match)
Top goalscorer James Chamanga (14)
Biggest home win Supersport United 6-2 Free State Stars (23 Mar 2008)[1]
Biggest away win Mamelodi Sundowns 0-4 Free State Stars (18 May 2008)[2]
Highest scoring Moroka Swallows 6-2 Platinum Stars (09 Dec 2007)
(8 goals)
Average attendance 6,157 [3]

The following is the final results of the 2007–08 Premier Soccer League football season in South Africa.

Final table[edit]

    P W D L F A GD Pts
1 Supersport United 30 16 6 8 40 26 14 54
2 Ajax Cape Town 30 14 10 6 44 27 17 52
3 Engen Santos 30 12 13 5 36 29 7 49
4 Mamelodi Sundowns 30 13 8 9 40 35 5 47
5 Free State Stars 30 12 9 9 43 40 3 45
6 Kaizer Chiefs 30 10 13 7 32 20 12 43
7 Moroka Swallows 30 12 7 11 41 41 0 43
8 Orlando Pirates 30 12 6 12 38 30 8 42
9 Golden Arrows 30 10 11 9 34 32 2 41
10 Platinum Stars 30 10 10 10 28 32 -4 40
11 Bloemfontein Celtic 30 11 6 13 30 35 -5 39
12 Bidvest Wits 30 10 8 12 28 35 -7 38
13 AmaZulu 30 9 7 14 27 36 -9 34
14 Thanda Royal Zulu 30 8 7 15 31 44 -13 31
15 Black Leopards 30 8 5 17 27 42 -15 29
16 Jomo Cosmos 30 2 16 12 13 28 -15 22

P = Matches played; W = Matches won; D = Matches drawn; L = Matches lost; F = Goals for; A = Goals against; GD = Goal difference; Pts = Points. Blue = teams qualified for 2009 CAF Champions League; Green = 2009 CAF Confederation Cup; Red, teams relegated

Awards[edit]

PSL[edit]

  • Footballer of the Year

Teko Modise (Orlando Pirates)

  • Chairman’s Award

Musa Otieno (Santos)

  • Referee of the Season

Ace Ncobo

  • Assistant Referee of the Season

Enoch Molefe

ABSA Premiership[edit]

  • Player of the Season

Elias Pelembe (Supersport United)

  • Players’ Player of the Season

Itumeleng Khune (Kaizer Chiefs)

  • Coach of the Season

Gavin Hunt (Supersport United)

  • Goalkeeper of the Season

Itumeleng Khune (Kaizer Chiefs)

  • Lesley Manyathela Golden Boot Award

James Chamanga (Moroka Swallows)

  • Awesome Goal of the Season

Siboniso Gaxa (Supersport United) vs Mamelodi Sundowns

Nedbank Cup[edit]

  • Player of the Tournament

Vusiwe Masondo (Mpumalanga Black Aces)

  • Most Promising Player of the Tournament

Thabang Rooi (Mpumalanga Black Aces)

Telkom Knockout[edit]

  • Player of the Tournament

Itumeleng Khune (Kaizer Chiefs)

Top goalscorers[edit]

Goals Player Team
14
Zambia James Chamanga Moroka Swallows
13
South Africa Diyo Sibisi Free State Stars
12
South Africa Erwin Isaacs Engen Santos
11
South Africa Katlego Mashego Supersport United
South Africa Sandile Ndlovu Moroka Swallows
10
Ivory Coast Serge Djiehoua Thanda Royal Zulu
South Africa Excellent Walaza Orlando Pirates

Last updated: May 17, 2008
Source: PSL official website

Kits 2007-2008[edit]

Team Supplier Shirt sponsor
Ajax CT Puma MTN
AmaZulu Reebok SPAR
Bidvest Wits Hummel Bidvest
Black Leopards Umbro MTN
Bloemfontein Celtic Reebok Vodacom
Engen Santos Puma Engen
Free State Stars Umbro Vacant
Golden Arrows Umbro MTN
Jomo Cosmos Puma Bonitas
Kaizer Chiefs Nike Vodacom
Mamelodi Sundowns Diadora MTN
Moroka Swallows Mitre VW
Orlando Pirates Adidas Vodacom
Platinum Stars Kappa Dunns
Supersport United Hummel DStv
Thanda Royal Zulu Puma Thanda

References[edit]

  1. ^ "SA Premiership 2007-2008 Season Domestic Stats". football365.co.za. 3 May 2008. 
  2. ^ "SA Premiership 2007-2008 Season Stats". football365.co.za. 24 May 2008. 
  3. ^ "SA Premiership 2008-2009 Season Attendance Table". football365.co.za. 24 May 2008. 

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