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Here are the Top 5 richest Football clubs in the DStv Premiership 2021.

There have been a lot of changes within the big pockets of the South African premier league because of Mamkhize's arrival and the departure of Patrice motsepe. 


1. Mamelodi Sundowns


Despite the Departure of Motsepe Mamelodi Sundowns are still the richest club in South Africa. Motsepe is the new CEO of CAF and he left his son Tlhopie Motsepe as the new chairperson of the Brazilians. Motsepe has a net worth of $2. Billions and has invested some of his fortune into the club. 


Mamelodi Sundowns was formed in 1970 and joined the NSL in 1983. The Brazilians have won the Premier League more than 10 times now, ever since the beginning of the competition in 1996. The club has sent some of its top players overseas and has won the CAF Champions League in 2018.


2. Kaizer Chiefs


Kaizer Chiefs is a Naturena based football club which was formed after the return of Kaizer Motaung from the USA where he played as a striker for the North Atlanta chiefs. Kaizer Chiefs was named after the North Atlanta chiefs and Motaung himself. 


Kaizer Motaung is worth over $40 million and his clubs have higher earning superstars like Keagan Dolly and Khama Billiat. Kaizer Chiefs is one of the most successful clubs in the Premier league because they have won The PSL more than 4 times and they have won many domestic trophies. 


3. Royal AM 


Royal AM is football club which is owned by a South African well renowned business woman named Shawn Mkhize. Royal AM was named after Shawn's last born son Andile Mpisane (Royal Andile Mpisane). Shawn Mkhize has an estimated net worth of R300 Million according to Forbes. 

Royal AM are the newest arrivals in the Premier league. Shawn felt that her team was robbed from progressing to the PSL as 3 points were taken from them and given to Sekhukhune FC. Shawn had to come up with another plan so she bought the status quo of Bloemfontein celtic. 

Royal AM has been doing so well and they are currently number 3 on the PSL log after whipping Kaizer Chiefs 4-1. Royal AM deserves to be number 3 on this list because of their funding from Roc Nation, a sporting company owned by Jay Z. 


4. Orlando Pirates. 

Orlando pirates is soweto based football club which was developed in 1937. Orlando Pirates joined the NSL after it was bought by Dr Irvin Khoza In the early 80's. Today the bacunners are regarded as one of the most successful clubs in Mzansi. Today Dr Irvin Khoza has a net worth of R10 million. 

Orlando pirates has won the PSL title 4 times including a treble winning season in 2011 under the guidance of Ruud Krol. 


5. Supersport United. 


Supersport United is an Atteridgeville based football club which is owned by khulu Sibiya. Sibiya bought the club in 1994 after his return from America.

Khulu Sibiya has a net worth of $10 million and his club hosts its home matches at the Lucas Moripe Stadium, and its youth academy is among the best in the country. 

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