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

PROMOTIONAL PLAYOFFS MATCH 2

MOROKA SWALLOWS 2 BLACK LEOPARDS 0

The Dube Birds signalled their intention of retaining the ABSA Premiership status when they beat a game but outclassed Leopards side in Dobsonville. Both coaches played familiar line-ups with Coach Marques introducing Matlakala in the place of the Leopads' leading goalscorer Roggrert Nyundu. Nyundu was serving  a suspension for picking up his 4th yellow card of the season against Cosmos on Match 1.

Throughout the match it was clear to see that the experienced Swallows players had the Leopards team chasing possession. 

PROMOTIONAL PLAYOFFS MATCH 1

BLACK LEOPARDS 2 JOMO COSMOS 0

Lidoda Duvha gave their aspirations of returning to the ABSA Premiership after one season in the NFD a big boost by beating Jomo Cosmos 2 - 0 in Thohoyandou on Sunday. Goals from Ntshangase and Mahangawaya either side of halftime gave Zeca Marques the first 3 points of the mini league campaign.

Cosmos will have a aweek to regroup before their next outing which will be against Moroka Swallows at Vaal Tech in a weeks' time.

GOLDEN ARROWS WIN NFD TITLE

www.thenfd.co.za takes great pleasure in congratulating Golden Arrows for winning the NFD title after their come from behind draw at home to CT All Stars with one match still remaining. 

Arrows won 15, drew 12 and lost only 2 matchs in achieving this immediate return to the ABSA Premiership. They also conceded the least amount of goals while scoring the third highest number. 

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