June 6, 2012
The contract is worth a total of R28m over the period, the SABC said in a statement.
“This agreement shows that broadcasting matches of our national teams is not just our mandate as a public broadcaster, but our ethos,” said SABC group CEO Lulama Mokhobo.
“We are proud to have reached this deal with SportFive as it will ensure that South Africans are able to follow Bafana Bafana’s progress.
“In terms of the agreement, the SABC will have all the broadcasting rights of Bafana Bafana away matches for the territory of South Africa.