The National First Division, The NFD
The National First Division, The NFD

ABC MOTSEPE LEAGUE PLAYOFFS DAY 5

Victories for Mbombela United FC and Mthatha Bucks saw the two teams win their resepctive groups and earn promotion to the NFD for next season.

Mbombela beat African All Stars 3 - 2 in a top of Group A match, while Mthatha Bucks saw off the challenge of NW Shining Stars in Group B. Other Group A contenders Glendene beat Milford 1 - 0 but it was not enough to top the Mpumalanga side. In Group A Magesi and Hungry Lions played to a 3 - 3 draw allowing 3rd placed Bucks to sneak into top spot and into the NFD.

Fixtures and Results

ABC MOTSEPE LEAGUE PLAYOFFS DAY 4

16 goals weere scored on Day 4 of the ABC MOTSEPE LEAGUE PLAYOFFS in Kimberley.

Group A saw the end of the road for former NFD side Roses United and KZN's Milford United. Roses lost 1 - 2 to Glendene, while Mbombela retained their unbeaten record by thumping Milford 3 - 1.

In Group B Hungry Lions lost for the fisrt time when they went down to Mthatha Bucks in a 7 goal thriller ,whhile Magesi and NW Shining Stars played to a 1 - 1 draw.

Fixtures and Results

Day 1 – Monday 20 July 2015

ABC MOTSEPE LEAGUE PLAYOFFS DAY 3

12 goals, including the first hattrick of the tournament, were score on Day 3 of the ABC MOTSEPE LEAGUE PLAYOFFS

Former Bloemfontein Celtic striker, Moses Spandeel, Scored all 3 as Hungry Lions beat NW Shinig Stars 3-2 in Group B. In the other Group B match Magesi came from behind to beat Mthatha Bucks 2 - 1.

African All Stars went to the top of Group A after beating Milford 2 - 1, while title contenders Mbombela and Roses played to a 1 - 1 stalemate.

Fixtures and results

Day 1 – Monday 20 July 2015

ABC MOTSEPE LEAGUE PLAYOFFS DAY 1

Roses United came from behind to beat Milford 2 - 1 on day 1 of the ABC Motsepe League Playoffs. Mbongeni Ngcobo had the KZN side in front at halftime, but Duncan Lechesa's side rallied with two 2nd half goals from Vusi Sikhelwa to go top of Group A on goal difference.

In the late match, Glendene outlasted african All Stars to claim their first 3 pointer of the playoffs.

The fixtures are as follows :

Day 1 – Monday 20 July 2015

Milford FC                           1              Roses United FC               2

ABC MOTSEPE LEAGUE PLAYOFF FIXTURES

The draw for the 2015 ABC Motsepe League Playoffs was made at SAFA House on Monday.

The playoffs will be held in Kimberley from 20 July 2015, after which the winners and runners/up will be promoted to the National First Division.

The fixtures are as follows :

Day 1 – Monday 20 July 2015

Milford FC                           vs            Roses United FC

Glendene United FC       vs            African All Stars FC

PROMOTIONAL PLAYOFFS MATCH 5

BLACK LEOPARDS 1 MOROKA SWALLOWS 0

Former Moroka Swallows coach Zeca Marques ensured that his previous employer were relegated to the NFD for the first time in their history when they slumped to a 1 - 0 loss against Black Leopards on Sunday. The goal for Lidoda Duvha  was a beauty and came in the 31st minute from Roggert Nyundu. The man on loan from Polokwane City has been a revelation at Leopards in the second half of this season, and has made a massive contribution to the Limpopo side being close to promotion to the ABSA Premiership. 

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