Teams lose valuable points in relegation battle

2018-05-23 06:00

WITH the SAFA Nelson Mandela Bay (NMB) SAB Regional League nearing the end of the season, a few teams lost valuable league points on Saturday in their bid to avoid relegation to their respective local football association (LFA).

Mabayibone Strikers failed to claim three league points, in their bid to avoid relegation, after they shared a 1-1 draw with Ikamva Movers in Walmer Township. Strikers are currently at the bottom of the league table.

Young Killers, who are also near the bottom of the log, went down 2-1 to Fairview Rovers at Jabavu Stadium.

Golden Aces kept their hopes of campaigning in the SAFA NMB SAB Regional League alive, after they had claimed a well-deserved 3-1 victory against home team Morning Stars at Zwide Stadium.

Roaring Tigers succumbed 2-0 to Despatch Pioneers at Chevrolet Stadium, while Motherwell Academy edged out Fairview Rovers 1-0 in their hotly contested clash at Motherwell NU 2 Stadium.

PE Sundowns shared a 3-3 draw with Young Ideas at Chevrolet Stadium and FC Winners gave their best performance of the season after they drubbed Hearts 3-0 at Mawabo Dyubhele Stadium in KwaDwesi.

Finally, Motherwell Academy registered an emphatic 3-0 victory over Ikamva Movers. Camper United played to a goalless draw against Young Ideas in their Motherwell derby.


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