Milano fall to RV United

2017-05-23 06:00

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RV United helped themselves to a surprise 3-1 victory over favourites Milano Ladies United in a Safa Sasol Cape Town regional women’s league encounter played at Lingelethu Stadium on Friday night.

The home side RV dominated the game as their strikers were putting their opposition’s defence under too much pressure for them to counter-attack effectivelyl. Sive Kenke scored for the hosts in the 25th minute, but Milano equalised minutes before the half-time interval when Chelsea Petersen scored for them.

With home ground advantage, the hosts continued with piling on the pressure, with Lihle Qokela gave them a further lead with an excellent goal. Chamaine Maneli netted the victory goal for RV.

Spurs Ladies FC snuck past Maties 1-0 at Lentelus Sports ground on Saturday. The hosts played attacking soccer from the onset of the game, but their three-prong forward line-up squandered several goal scoring opportunities. After a goalless first half with both teams playing with determination it was Michaela Liebenberg who secured the three points for Spurs in the dying minutes of the game.

Santos Ladies beat Ikamva FC 4-2 in Crawford. The steady Santos defense stood rock solid against the Ikamva strikers with fearsome nervous moments. Pozisa Dipa the lethal visitors striker were in excellent form after she gave them an early upperhand.

Lucinda Croy scored for the host in the 33th minute. In the 38th minute it was Dipa again that scored for the visitors. Santos with a 2-1 deficit after half time regain their authority and a brace of goals from Chantay Norris within minutes soon swung the game into the visitors favour. Megan Gain netted for home team in the 73rd minute.

Cape Town Roses slaughtered a sluggish Vasco da Gama Ladies 6-0 in a Safa Sasol Cape Town regional women’s first round fixture at Gugulethu on Sunday.

The home side were quick on the attack and the visitors fail to produce anything in reply.

Other results

Virgo Ladies 1, Burnley United Ladies 1

Dangerous Heroes 8, Portia United 1

Southern Stars 5, Manenberg Ladies 3

UWC vs Defence FC which failed to arrive for their fixture and forfeited.

Portia United vs Spurs Ladies match were called off.

Safa Cape Town regional women’s league

Phoenix Spurs caused a major stir in the Safa Cape Town regional women’s league encounter on Saturday by drawing 2-2 against inform UCT at the Rygate sports complex. The students were favourites to win this fixture after they were leading the log drop a valuable point and the title race is open to all again. The host Phoenix were in good shape and were hovering over their arch rivals after Jamie-Lee Motlatsie scared the students with an early goal. The home team advantage added the edge over the struggling students. Gretta Sindayihebura and Ginny Somers fought back for the students and netted for them. Phoenix restored their grip on the game late in the second half after Lina Chipili denied the students a victory.

RV United were forced into a 2-2 draw against arch rivals Winnies ladies in a Safa Cape Town regional women’s league derby played at Khayelitsha on Saturday. The host RV with a half time deficit had to regain their momentum and secured an important one point.Siphiwokazi Ngogela and Neziswa Bidi scored for Winnies while Sinokhanya Sagwityl and Esihle Ndwangu scored for RV.

FC Tafelzucht ladies crush Goal Hunters Ladies 3-1 in a Safa Cape Town regional women’s league fixture played at Khayelitsha Stadium on Sunday. Akeelah Mpemba gave the host an half time lead and with the second half in full charge the visitors fought back Miskah Arendse level the score for them.

Tafelzucht were revived and Miskah Arendse level the scored for them.In the last quarter of playing time the visitors accelerated their attack and Zulfa louw netted twice to enable her team a well deserve hard fought victory.

Other results

Heideveld Female Football Academy vs Exceptional ladies fail to arrive for their fixture at Heideveld on Saturday and subsequently defaulted.

CPUT vs Lavender Hill Ladies at Grassy Park on Saturday the host Lavender Hill forfeited.

Bright Stars Ladies 1, Mighty City ­Ladies 1


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