ABC Motsepe League National Playoff : Kings United, Magezi consolidate top position in their Groups
Kings United of KZN on Thursday, 16 June 2016 took a firm grip of Group A in the ongoing ABC Motsepe National play offs here in Bloemfontein with a hard won 1-0 win over Orbit College from North West.
The KZN side are now on seven points followed by Western Cape’s Steenberg United who are on six points with both teams having played three matches and having a game to go.
Steenberg beat Apollo X1 FC from Mpumalanga 4-0 in a one-sided affair.
Meanwhile in Group B, Magesi FC of Limpopo consolidated their position at the top of Group B standing with a narrow 1-0 win over hosts Manco Milano also on Thursday.
Magezi now have a maximum of six points from two games and are now firm favourites to go through to Sunday’s final for a place in the National First Division (NDF).
In another Group B match JDR Stars came from behind to beat Morester Jeug 2-1 in another exciting encounter.
In tomorrow’s (Friday, 17 June 2016) Group B matches, JDR play Magezi and Manco Milano meet Morester Jeug in Botshabelo and Mangaung respectively.
Tornado, Appollo XI and Morester out of the promotion race.
Magezi need only 1 point to win promotion. Manco and JDR need to win their final game with big score and hope Magezi lose.
So far 30 goals have been scored so far at the 18 edition of the ABC Motsepe Natioanl play-offs
|Steenburg United||3||vs||Kings United||4|
|Manco Milano||1||vs||JDR Stars||0|
|Kings United||2||vs||Apollo x1||2|
|Morester Jeug||1||vs||JDR Stars||2|
|Apollo x1||0||vs||Steenburg United||4|