MTN 8 News 15.10.2017 06:58 pm

Benni accepts his mistakes after MTN8 loss

Cape Town City coach Benni McCarthy says he didn’t make the right substitutions after losing the MTN8 final 4-2 on penalties to SuperSport United at the Moses Mabhida Stadium last Saturday.

The Cape side seemed set to go on to win the trophy after Sibusiso Masina’s goal in the first half, only for Thabo Mnyamane to get an equaliser in the final 11 minutes of the match.

Benni accepts his mistakes after MTN8 loss
Benni accepts his mistakes after MTN8 loss

Benni accepts his mistakes after MTN8 loss

Cape Town City coach Benni McCarthy says he didn’t make the right substitutions after losing the MTN8 final 4-2 on penalties to SuperSport United at the Moses Mabhida Stadium last Saturday.

Tinkler praises team after MTN8 triumph
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Tinkler praises team after MTN8 triumph

SuperSport United coach Eric Tinkler has praised his side following their MTN8 triumph over Cape Town City.
Benni rues missed chances
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Benni rues missed chances

Benni McCarthy rued Cape Town City’s missed chances following a 4-2 penalty shootout loss to SuperSport United in the MTN8 final on Saturday.
SuperSport win MTN8 final on penalties
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SuperSport win MTN8 final on penalties

Williams proved to be the match-winner, ensuring the prize money went back to Pretoria after he brilliantly saved both Lakay and Moseamedi’s spot kicks.
Live report: Cape Town City vs SuperSport United
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Live report: Cape Town City vs SuperSport United

SuperSport United and Cape Town City will both be looking to win the first trophy of the domestic football season when they clash in the MTN8 final at the Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban on Saturday night.
Cape Town City vs SuperSport United – our predictions
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Cape Town City vs SuperSport United – our predictions

It’s the 2017 MTN8 final this weekend, with Cape Town City taking on SuperSport United at Durban’s Moses Mabhida Stadium this evening.
Tinkler has no time for sentiments
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Tinkler has no time for sentiments

SuperSport United coach Eric Tinkler says there won’t be any sentiments when comes up against his previous team Cape Town City in the MTN8 final at the Moses Mabhida Stadium on Saturday.
Victory means everything to SuperSport – Furman
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Victory means everything to SuperSport – Furman

Dean Furman says the chance to finally win another top eight trophy gives SuperSport United extra motivation ahead of tomorrow’s MTN8 final against Cape Town City at Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban.
Benni convinced he has winning formula
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Benni convinced he has winning formula

It might be his first cup final as a coach, but Benni McCarthy already has a formula that he hopes will win him the MTN8 final at Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban tomorrow night.
It’s not about me or Benni – Tinkler
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It’s not about me or Benni – Tinkler

Ahead of Saturday’s MTN8 final between SuperSport United and Cape Town City, one wonders how United coach Eric Tinkler and City coach Benni McCarthy will react to each other looking at their history.
We haven’t forgotten about the Telkom KO loss – Furman
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We haven’t forgotten about the Telkom KO loss – Furman

SuperSport United’s skipper Dean Furman still remembers how Cape Town City lifted the Telkom Knockout trophy right under their nose beating them 2-1 at the Peter Mokaba Stadium last season.
Benni facing selection headache ahead of MTN8 final
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Benni facing selection headache ahead of MTN8 final

Cape Town City coach Benni McCarthy has admitted he is having difficulty selecting the 18-man squad for Saturday’s MTN8 final against SuperSport United.
Moses Mabhida Stadium to host MTN8 Final
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Moses Mabhida Stadium to host MTN8 Final

The Premier Soccer League (PSL) has announced that Durban’s Moses Mabhida Stadium will host the 2017 MTN8 final on Saturday, October 14.
Tinkler praises Brockie after United win
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Tinkler praises Brockie after United win

SuperSport United coach Eric Tinkler enthused about Jeremy Brockie’s professionalism after the bearded Kiwi striker scored a brace to sink Maritzburg United in the MTN8 second leg semifinal at Harry Gwala Stadium on Saturday night.
Josephs slams Wits teammates after City defeat
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Josephs slams Wits teammates after City defeat

Bidvest Wits goalkeeper Moeneeb Josephs lambasted his teammates following their failure to reach the MTN8 final.
Fadlu Davids brought my confidence back – Rusike
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Fadlu Davids brought my confidence back – Rusike

Maritzburg United’s danger man Evans Rusike says a talk with coach Fadlu Davids made all the difference as he is now getting back to his best again.
Yeye confident of reaching MTN8 final
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Yeye confident of reaching MTN8 final

SuperSport United midfielder Reneilwe ‘Yeye’ Letsholonyane believes his side has what it takes to edge Maritzburg United and reach the final of the MTN8.
Xulu happy to be home at last
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Xulu happy to be home at last

Siyanda Xulu says he is happy to be closer to home after spending the past eight years away.
Mahlambi back in the mix for Wits
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Mahlambi back in the mix for Wits

Bidvest Wits winger Phakamani Mahlambi is available for selection when the Clever Boys take on Cape Town City in the second leg of the MTN8 Cup at Bidvest Stadium on Sunday, coach Gavin Hunt confirmed.
City edge Wits in MTN8 semi-final first leg
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City edge Wits in MTN8 semi-final first leg

The goal came from a long throw-in from the left into the Wits penalty box.
Cape Town City vs Bidvest Wits – our predictions
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Cape Town City vs Bidvest Wits – our predictions

Cape Town City and Bidvest Wits meet in the first leg of the semifinal of the MTN8 in what is expected to be an exciting match between the Master (Gavin Hunt) and the Student (Benni McCarthy).
City gunning for MTN8 semifinal victory over Wits
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City gunning for MTN8 semifinal victory over Wits

Cape Town City will be gunning for victory in the first leg of the MTN8 semifinal when they host Bidvest Wits on Sunday afternoon at Cape Town Stadium.
Away goal gives Maritzburg the edge
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Away goal gives Maritzburg the edge

Lebohang Maboe gave Maritzburg their all-important away goal just six minutes from full time.
Davids worried about overexcitement in his youngsters
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Davids worried about overexcitement in his youngsters

Maritzburg United have had a perfect start to the 2017/18 season winning all three of their matches so far without conceding but Fadlu Davids is worried that his young players might get carried away.
SuperSport United vs Maritzburg United – our predictions
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SuperSport United vs Maritzburg United – our predictions

The teams face off in the first leg of the MTN8 semifinal at Lucas Moripe Stadium in Atteridgeville tonight.
We have to bring our A-game against Wits – Johannes
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We have to bring our A-game against Wits – Johannes

Veteran defender Robin Johannes says Cape Town City will have to bring their A-game when they meet Bidvest Wits in the MTN8 semifinal first leg at Cape Town Stadium on Sunday.

fixtures

Wits vs Sundowns
P Stars vs Celtic
Pirates vs Arrows
P City vs Maritzburg Utd

results

Pirates 1-3 Sundowns
CT City 1-0 FS Stars
AmaZulu 1-1 Baroka
Wits 0-2 Chippa Utd

psl log

# Team GP Pts
1 Baroka FC 10 17
2 Golden Arrows 10 15
3 Cape Town City 9 15
4 Bloem Celtic 9 15
5 Kaizer Chiefs 10 14
6 Chippa United 10 14
7 Orlando Pirates 10 14
8 Mamelodi Sundowns 7 12
9 AmaZulu 9 12
10 Free State Stars 9 11
11 SuperSport United 5 10
12 Polokwane City 10 10
13 Maritzburg United 8 9
14 Ajax Cape Town 9 8
15 Bidvest Wits 9 8
16 Platinum Stars 10 7

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