Stars hope to keep it up

2016-03-30 06:00
MOEKETSI SEKOLA, the Free State Stars striker, will be hoping to guide the team to the next stage of the Nedbank Cup.

MOEKETSI SEKOLA, the Free State Stars striker, will be hoping to guide the team to the next stage of the Nedbank Cup.

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BETHLEHEM. – Free State Stars will be hoping to continue with their impressive run when they lock horns with the National First Division (NFD) outfit of Santos in the Nedbank Cup last-16 draw.

This will take place on Saturday (02/04) at the Athlone Stadium in Cape Town.

Kick-off for this match is scheduled for 20:15.

Ea Lla Koto and the People’s Team advanced to this stage after they had knocked out Ajax Cape Town and Mthatha Bucks respectively.

  • Stars narrowly beat Ajax by 2-1 while Bucks were beaten by 1-0 by Santos. The Nedbank matches will kick off on Friday (01/04) when ABC Motsepe side Magesi FC hosts 2010 champions Bidvest Wits at the old Peter Mokaba Stadium.
  • Kick-off is at 20:00. Saturday afternoon (02/04) will see two Premier Division clubs clashing when 2008 finalists Mpumalanga Black Aces welcome Maritzburg United to the Kanyamazane Stadium.) Platinum Stars and Polo-kwane City will play at the Royal Bafokeng Stadium.
  • Both matches will start at 15:00. Later on Saturday evening the defending champions Mamelodi Sundowns and NFD club Mbombela United will lock horns at the Lucas “Masterpieces” Moripe Stadium.
  • Kick-off is at 20:15. On Sunday (03/04), Jomo Cosmos and Orlando Pirates will square off at the Olën Park Stadium in Potchefstroom.) Lamontville Golden Arrows will be playing at home against NFD leaders Baroka FC at the Chatsworth Stadium.
  • Kick-off is at 15:00. The final last-16 tie will be on Tuesday, 5 April, when 2012 champions SuperSport United take on the University of Pretoria (UP) in a derby at the Lucas Moripe Stadium.

Kick-off is at 19:30.

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