NFD : Baroka FC are the NFD 2015/2016 PSL Champions

NFD  : Baroka FC are the NFD 2015/2016 PSL Champions

Baroka FC have secured automatic promotion to the Absa Premiership, having clinched the National First Division title by one point.


On the final day of the 2015/2016 NFD season, Baroka FC needed a draw to ensure that they win the title and Promotion to the PSL at Peter Mokaba Stadium.

A draw is exactly what they got, as they drew 1-1 with Milano United.

Baroka FC started like a house on fire throwing everything at Milano United and they were awarded a penalty, but Kutumela failed to convert from the spot.

A lapse in concentration by Baroka FC in the dying minutes of the first half opened a chance for Milano United.

It was not a surprise when Mzwanele Mahashe handed the Cape side the lead in the first half with an easy tap in.

Baroka FC kept on probing in the second half and with 20 minutes to go Thabiso Kutumela grabbed the equalizer and his 18th goal of the seson after a nice chest trap from Sangweni.

Kutumela, has been in fine form for Baroka FC this season and its was not a surprise when Orlando Pirates rushed to secure his services for next season.

Baroka FC have proved their worth against PSL clubs in the Nedbank cup by brushing aside teh likes of Chippa United, Goldern Arrows and Polokwane City.