Saturday, 9 February was earmarked in the diaries of soccer fans as a day not to be missed. The date was reserved for the biggest fixture on the soccer calendar, the Soweto Derby. Whenever Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates clash, diski fans around the country put their lives on hold and glue themselves to the nearest television set to watch the Soweto giants battle it out.
The prestige of importance of the Soweto Derby offered the perfect opportunity for Vodacom Red to host an experience that rewarded Red clients with a passion not only for soccer, but also for the Mighty Amakhosi.
The exclusive Vodacom Soweto Derby Red Experience was attended by 200 Vodacom Red clients and their partners, and they were treated to a day where they got to share their love for Kaizer Chiefs with other Amakhosi fans in the relaxed atmosphere of the popular Fourways Farmers Market.
Guests got to experience the Soweto Derby like never before. The relaxed atmosphere of the market was the perfect setting for the event which included watching the game on a specially commissioned big screen while enjoying the best artisan food, delectable desserts and tailor made cocktails from the Gin Bar. Vodacom Red’s special guest at the Soweto Derby Red Experience was former Kaizer Chiefs, Leeds United and Bafana Bafana captain, Lucas Radebe whose presence resonated well with the Vodacom Red clients in attendance.
Having played in the Derby himself, Radebe said tha...