Teams up their game as season draws to an end

2018-03-21 06:00

WITH only a few games left until the ABC Motsepe League season draws to a close, certain teams failed to impress their coaches on Saturday, while others managed to emerge as winners.

Butterworth-based side Matta Milan thumped Lion City 4-0 at Ngumbela Stadium in their bid to avoid the relegation zone.

Tornado FC kept their hopes of winning a league title alive when they defeated EC Bees 2-1 at Sisa Dukashe Stadium in Mdantsane.

PE Stars settled for a goalless draw in their away game against Butterworth FC at the Walter Sisulu University Campus Grounds.

The home supporters of Try Again FC saw their side go down 2-1 to City Lads at Stutterheim High School Grounds.

Pondo Chiefs suffered a narrow 2-1 loss to Spears of the Nation at Mqeshwa Sports Field in the Bizana derby.

The game that stole the show was between Sibanye FC and Highbury at Gelvandale Stadium. The match ended in a 1-1 draw.

Swartkops Valley United Brothers (SUBS) could not play their game because their opponents, FC Buffalo, failed to arrive. The game was scheduled to take place at Motherwell NU 2 Stadium on Friday evening.

According to SAFA Eastern Cape secretary Isaac Klaas, Mthatha City had been expelled from the ABC Motsepe following their failure to play three games in succession.


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