ABSA Premiership Week 29 Wrap
Zukile Kewuti scored his first ABSA Premiership goal this season for Cape Town City against Orlando Pirates at Athlone Stadium
Saturday, 4 May 2019
AmaZulu 1-1 Black Leopards, King Zwelithini Stadium
Mwape Musonda opened the scoring for Lidoda Duvha and Sibusiso Mabiliso levelled matters for Usuthu. With this match result, AmaZulu secured their ABSA Premiership status for next season and Black Leopards are still not safe from relegation zone.
Maritzburg United 3-1 SuperSport United, Harry Gwala Stadium
Mohau Mokate opened the scoring the host. Aubrey Modiba levelled matters for Matsatsantsa. The host took the lead through Judas Moseamedi who was introduced from the bench. Judas Moseamedi netted for Team of Choice. With this match result, Maritzburg United increased their survival hopes and teams above them on the log are now starting to be in panic mode.
Highlands Park 1-0 Bloemfontein Celtic, Makhulong Stadium
Tendai Ndoro netted a winner for the Lions of the North.
Polokwane City 1-3 Chippa United, Old Peter Mokaba Stadium
Rhulani Manzini opened the scoring for the visitors. Mohammed Anas levelled matters for Rise & Shine. The Eastern Cape side took lead through Donashano Malama. Tercious Malepe sealed the win for Chilli Boys. With this match result, Chippa United increased their survival hopes and they are not yet still safe from relegation.
Kaizer Chiefs 1-1 Free State Stars, Mbombela Stadium
Sibusiso Hlubi opened the scoring for Ea Lla Koto and Daniel Cardoso levelled matters for Glamour Boys. With this match result, Kaizer Chiefs top 8 spot is in jeopardy and Free State earned valued point away from home however they are still not safe from relegation.
Bidvest Wits 3-1 Baroka, Bidvest Stadium
Lehlohonolo Majoro opened the scoring for the visitors. Cole Alexander increased the lead for the Students. Tshediso Patjie reduced the deficit for Bakgaga. Robyn Johannes sealed the win for the Clever Boys. With this match result, Bidvest Wits increased their chances to secure the CAF Confederation Cup spot for next season and Baroka are still not yet safe from relegation.
Cape Town City 2- 2 Orlando Pirates, Athlone Stadium
Zukile Kewuti opened the scoring for the host. Thembinkosi Lorch levelled matters for the Bucanneers. Happy People took the lead through Luvuyo Memela. Craig Martin levelled matters for the Citizens. With this match result, Orlando Pirates suffered a setback in their bid to secure ABSA Premiership title this season and Cape Town City are still on track to secure the ABSA Premiership third spot.
Tuesday, 7 May 2019
Mamelodi Sundowns 2-0 Lamontville Golden Arrows, Loftus Versveld Stadium
Hlompho Kekana and Themba Zwane netted for Bafana Ba Style. With this match result, Mamelodi Sundowns increased their chances to defend their title however their fate might be decide in the boardroom after Premier Soccer League appealed the ruling of it’s Disciplinary Committe verdit for not deducting points.