Editor's Blog 24.5.2017 01:31 pm

best of both worlds for happy Frosler

Standing on the pitch at his home stadium, Reeve Frosler couldn’t stop beaming after Bidvest Wits had captured the Absa Premiership last week.

More than any other Clever Boys player, this 19-year-old rightback had a reason to smile. Not only had Wits won the league by beating Polokwane City 2-0, they had done so in time for him to jet off and join his Amajita teammates at the Fifa Under-20 World Cup in South Korea.

best of both worlds for happy Frosler
best of both worlds for happy Frosler

best of both worlds for happy Frosler

Standing on the pitch at his home stadium, Reeve Frosler couldn’t stop beaming after Bidvest Wits had captured the Absa Premiership last week.

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Baxter spells out his Bafana mission

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Just how far will Safa’s cash go?

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results

Wits 2-0 Polokwane
Plat Stars 2-0 Chiefs
Sundowns 2-2 Maritzburg

fixtures

Chiefs vs Wits
Sundows vs Highlands

psl log

# Team GP Pts
1 Bidvest Wits 28 57
2 Sundowns 28 55
3 Cape Town City 28 52
4 SuperSport United 28 48
5 Kaizer Chiefs 28 47
6 Polokwane City 28 40
7 Maritzburg Utd 28 36
8 Ajax Cape Town 28 35
9 Arrows 28 35
10 Orlando Pirates 28 32
11 Platinum Stars 28 31
12 Bloemfontein Celtic 28 27
13 Free State Stars 28 26
14 Highlands Park 28 25
15 Chippa United 28 24
16 Baroka FC 28 24

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