2.9.2018 05:54 pm
Cape Town City booked their place in the MTN8 final against SuperSport United by beating Mamelodi Sundowns 4-2 on penalties at the Lucas Moripe Stadium in Pretoria on Sunday afternoon.
The semifinal over two legs ended 1-1, with Sundowns winning the match 1-0 after City were successful with the same score last week. This forced the contest into penalties.
Mamelodi Sundowns’ veteran goalkeeper Denis Onyango says Masandawana are targeting the MTN8 to make up for their exit from the Caf Champions League.
Mamelodi Sundowns strikers seem to have misplaced their scoring boots as they have gone four games without finding the back of the net.
Kaitano Tembo seems to have found the scoring formulae at SuperSport United as his side has now banged in seven goals in the last four appearances.
Kaizer Chiefs midfielder Joseph Molangoane is expected to be sidelined for about five months.
The Kaizer Chiefs coach has once again hailed his star player as the best player in the Premier Soccer League.
Match-winner Taariq Fielies admitted Cape Town City were surprised by the Mamelodi Sundowns team that Pitso Mosimane named in the MTN8 semifinal, first leg between the two sides in the Mother City.
Chiefs will host SuperSport in the second leg cup match on Saturday evening.
Kaizer Chiefs legend Siphiwe Tshabalala’s surprise move abroad has gathered pace and could be nearing completion sooner than later.
SuperSport United and Kaizer Chiefs will renew their cup rivalry when they meet in the first leg of the 2018 MTN8 semifinals at the Lucas Moripe Stadium on Sunday.
Kaizer Chiefs are optimistic about their chances ahead of their MTN8 first-leg clash with SuperSport United at Lucas Moripe Stadium, on Sunday.
SuperSport United will need to get the better of Kaizer Chiefs Sunday when they host them at the Lucas Moripe Stadium in the MTN8 first-leg semifinal.
Cape Town City will take a slender advantage into the second leg of their MTN8 semi-final clash against Mamelodi Sundowns after a 1-0 win at the Cape Town Stadium on Saturday.
Cape Town City will look to take down Mamelodi Sundowns when the teams meet in the first leg of the 2018 MTN8 semifinals today.
Pitso Mosimane has described Saturday’s MTN8 first-leg semifinal against Cape Town City as a “thorn in the flesh”, saying the competition comes at a time where Masandawana’s schedule is tight.