SuperSport United is a South African football (soccer) club based in Pretoria that plays in the Premier Soccer League.
United is known as Matsatsantsa a Pitori amongst its supporters. They usually play their home games at Lucas Moripe Stadium in Atteridgeville.
The club was originally known as Pretoria City. City was purchased by M-Net in 1994. M-Net got approval from the National Soccer League and the club was renamed.
The club's youth academy is undoubtedly one of the best in the country. Some of the graduates are players like Daine Klate, Kermit Erasmus and Kamohelo Mokotjo. They currently have a partnership with English club Tottenham Hotspur having previously been linked with Dutch side Feyenoord.
Notable former coaches
Notable former players
† = deceased
(previous record: Ronald Lawrence 41
Premier Soccer League record
Club officials/Technical team
- Chairman: Khulu Sibiya
- Director of Football: Stan Matthews
- Team manager: Godfrey Mosoetsa
- Coach: Cavin Johnson
- Assistant coach: Kwanele Kopo
- Goalkeeper coach: Alejandro Heredia
2013–14 First team squad
As of 1 February 2014 Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.
Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.
In the South African PSL, only five non-South African nationals can be registered. Foreign players who have acquired permanent residency can be registered as locals.