ABC Motsepe League National Playoff : Day 5 – Final Day of Group Stages
Kings United of KZN and Magesi FC of Limpopo on Thursday, 16 June 2016 took a firm grip of Group A and B respectively in the ongoing ABC Motsepe National playoffs in Bloemfontein.
Magesi FC and Kings United will be looking to maintain their good run in the group stages so far, both teams are yet to lose a game
Magesi FC are yet to concede a goal and it remains to be seen how they will cope against the Gauteng Champions JDR.who
JDR needs to beat Magesi FC with more than Five goals to pip them as group leaders.
On the other hand Kings United have conceded six goals in the previous three games.
- If both Kings United and Steenberg United win their respective games then Kings United are Group A Winners
- If both Kings United and Steenberg United draw their respective games then Kings United are Group A Winners
- If Steenberg United wins and Kings lose or draw then Steenberg United are Group A Winners
- JDR has to beat Magesi FC by five goals plus to emerge Group B Winners
- Manco has to beat Morester Jeug by five goals plus to emerge Group B Winners
- Magesi FC has to avoid a defeat to emerge Group B Winners
All game groups will be played simultaneously with Group A kicking off at 12:30 while Group B will kick off at 15:00
Group winners will automatically be promoted to the Nation First Division automatically.
The two group winners will meet in the final to be played on Sunday 19 June and the game will be shown Live on SABC 1
15:00: Winner Group A vs Winner Group B, Dr Molemela Stadium
The overall winners will walk into the NFD with a cool R1-million in prize money, while the runners-up will pocket R500 000 along with their promotion.
Appollo XI has issued an apology to its fans on their facebook page “WE LOST IT. SORRY GUYS AT HOME. AS A MANAGER I FAILED YOU. WE LOST 4-0” the message read
The are some unconfirmed rumors that Manco Milano have been trying to convince Morester Jeug to weaken the team so that they can win their game to qualify for NFD.
Kings vs Tornado – 12:30 – Kaizer Sebothelo Stadium
Orbit vs Steenberg – 12:30 – Dr Molemela Stadium
Magezi FC vs JDR Stars – 15:00 – Kaizer Sebothelo Stadium
Manco Milano vs Morester Jeug – 15:00 – Dr Molemela Stadium