Supersport are PSL champions

2008-05-18 00:00

IN one of the closest and most dramatic finales of a South African season, SuperSport United yesterday won their first Premier Soccer League title despite losing their final game 2-1 to Bloemfontein Celtic at Seisa Ramabodu Stadium.

This meant that, provided the SuperSport score remained 2-1, Ajax needed to score once more to be level with the Pretoria team on 54 points, and win the league on goal difference. Having fought back from 2-0 down to 2-1, SuperSport also had to score once more to draw against Celtic and finish champions on 55 points. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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