The tournament will involve 768 players from different African countries and 64 teams. The finals will be played on 5th March 2017 and various soccer players from parts of Africa will be involved in the games. These players will include; William Okpara, Roger Fetumba, Kalusha Bywala, Timothy Bathabire, Innocent Chikoya, and Patrick Maverick.
David Makhura said: "Football is a common denominator in Gauteng, on the continent and the world. By combining different nationalities in one provincial tournament, we can, in a small but significant manner, assist in unifying our province.
“The recent attacks on xenophobia are senseless acts of violence and the events of previous years where foreigners were killed and displaced cannot be repeated now.”