Nedbank Cup News 19.4.2018 02:59 pm

Can it be two times lucky for Mthembu over former teams in Durban?

The last time Siphelele Mthembu played a cup game in Durban, his then side Platinum Stars emerged victorious over his former team Orlando Pirates in a Telkom Knockout Cup final.

The 30-year-old striker will again come up against his former side when his current employers Free State Stars meet Kaizer Chiefs in a Nedbank Cup semi final at Moses Mabhida Stadium on Saturday night.

Can it be two times lucky for Mthembu over former teams in Durban?
Can it be two times lucky for Mthembu over former teams in Durban?

Can it be two times lucky for Mthembu over former teams in Durban?

The last time Siphelele Mthembu played a cup game in Durban, his then side Platinum Stars emerged victorious over his former team Orlando Pirates in a Telkom Knockout Cup final.

Xulu eyes Nedbank Cup final with Maritzburg
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Xulu eyes Nedbank Cup final with Maritzburg

Maritzburg United defender Siyanda Xulu hopes to cap a fine season by helping Maritzburg United book their spot in the Nedbank Cup final.
Nedbank Cup semi-final dates and venues announced
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Nedbank Cup semi-final dates and venues announced

The Premier Soccer league (PSL) has announced the dates, venues and kick-off times of the Nedbank Cup semi-finals.
Pitso happy with ‘effective’ Sundowns
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Pitso happy with ‘effective’ Sundowns

Pitso Mosimane praised his “effective” Mamelodi Sundowns after they reached the Nedbank Cup semifinals with a 2-1 win at Cape Town City on Sunday afternoon.
Chiefs will win the Nedbank Cup, says Ekstein
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Chiefs will win the Nedbank Cup, says Ekstein

Hendrick ‘Pule’ Ekstein is confident that Kaizer Chiefs will end their trophy drought by lifting the Nedbank Cup.
Komphela hints at Kaizer Chiefs exit
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Komphela hints at Kaizer Chiefs exit

Kaizer Chiefs coach Steve Komphela has hinted that his days could be numbered at Naturena.
This is just a semifinal – Davids
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This is just a semifinal – Davids

Maritzburg United coach Fadlu Davids says his team has not achieved anything after reaching the semi-finals of the Nedbank Cup.
We are not safe from relegation – Makhubedu
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We are not safe from relegation – Makhubedu

Baroka FC interim coach MacDonald Makhubedu says his side is not save from relegation.
Sundowns beat Cape Town City in Nedbank Cup quarters
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Sundowns beat Cape Town City in Nedbank Cup quarters

Mamelodi Sundowns kept their hopes of a league and cup triumph alive as they beat Cape Town City 2-1 in their Nedbank Cup quarter-final match played at the Cape Town Stadium on Sunday afternoon.
Blow by blow: Cape Town City vs Sundowns
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Blow by blow: Cape Town City vs Sundowns

Cape Town City will playing against Mamelodi Sundowns in the last quarter final match of the Nedbank Cup at the Cape Town Stadium.
Komphela happy with semi-final berth
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Komphela happy with semi-final berth

Kaizer Chiefs coach Steve Komphela is pleased with his side reaching the semi-finals of the Nedbank Cup.
Amakhosi stay on track for cup glory
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Amakhosi stay on track for cup glory

Kaizer Chiefs held off a late onslaught from Baroka FC at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Saturday night to secure a 1-0 win in a pulsating Nedbank Cup quarter-final match.
Blow by blow: Kaizer Chiefs vs Baroka FC
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Blow by blow: Kaizer Chiefs vs Baroka FC

Kaizer Chiefs will face Baroka FC at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in a Nedbank Cup clash. Both sides will look to book a place in the semifinal of the cup competition.
Maritzburg keep cup dream alive with gutsy win
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Maritzburg keep cup dream alive with gutsy win

Maritzburg United cemented their status as a club on the up after they held off Bloemfontein Celtic with a 2-1 win at a wet Harry Gwala Stadium on Saturday afternoon to book their place in the Nedbank Cup semi-finals.
Maritzburg vow to beat Celtic in regulation time
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Maritzburg vow to beat Celtic in regulation time

Maritzburg United play Bloemfontein Celtic in a Nedbank Cup quarterfinal at Harry Gwala Stadium on Saturday and are determined to wrap up a victory in regulation time.
Celtic out for revenge against Maritzburg
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Celtic out for revenge against Maritzburg

Bloemfontein Celtic will be seeking revenge against Maritzburg United when the teams clash in a Nedbank Cup quarterfinal match at Harry Gwala Stadium in Pietermaritzburg on Saturday (start 3.30pm).
I don’t hold a grudge against Makhubedu – Komphela
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I don’t hold a grudge against Makhubedu – Komphela

Kaizer Chiefs coach Steve Komphela says he looks younger because he never holds grudges.
Nedbank Cup semifinal draw set for Sunday
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Nedbank Cup semifinal draw set for Sunday

The Premier Soccer League (PSL) has announced that the draw for the Nedbank Cup semifinals will be conducted on Sunday afternoon.
History is on City’s side – Pitso Mosimane
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History is on City’s side – Pitso Mosimane

If Mamelodi Sundowns want to keep their hopes of winning the treble alive, they will need to beat Benni McCathy’s Cape Town City on Sunday in their Nedbank Cup match in the Mother City.
Baroka always give us problems – Komphela
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Baroka always give us problems – Komphela

Kaizer Chiefs’ run in the Nedbank Cup could well be coach Steve Komphela’s swan song as his contract runs out at the end of the season.
Ekstein not happy with progress at Chiefs
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Ekstein not happy with progress at Chiefs

Having been nicknamed after one of the team’s best performers of their time and crowd favourite Jabu Pule (now Mahlangu), Hendrick Ekstein has not really set the scene alight at Amakhosi.
City to plot Sundowns’ downfall
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City to plot Sundowns’ downfall

Cape Town City will this week prepare to take on Mamelodi Sundowns in the Nedbank Cup in the Mother City.
Baroka have nothing to lose against Chiefs – Castro
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Baroka have nothing to lose against Chiefs – Castro

Leonardo Castro says Kaizer Chiefs will need to have a good game plan when they square-off with Baroka FC in the quarter-finals of the Nedbank Cup at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Saturday.
MacDonald out to fry Chiefs
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MacDonald out to fry Chiefs

The last time Kaizer Chiefs met a team coached by MacDonald Makhubedu in a Nedbank Cup match there were some heated words exchanged at the end as Amakhosi cruised past Acornbush United last year.
Why Kgaswane is looking forward to Chiefs clash
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Why Kgaswane is looking forward to Chiefs clash

If there is one fixture that Baroka FC players get excited about it has to be facing Kaizer Chiefs, and Bakgaga midfielder Mpho Kgaswane is looking forward to their Nedbank Cup quarterfinal meeting at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium.
Arendse backs Sundowns to win a treble
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Arendse backs Sundowns to win a treble

Arendse believes Sundowns are in pole position to win the league, Nedbank Cup and the Caf Champions League.
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fixtures

Wits vs Polokwane
Ajax CT vs Baroka FC
Celtic vs Chippa Utd
Arrows vs Chiefs

results

Sundowns 1-0 Arrows
Chippa 1-1 Ajax
Baroka FC 0-2 Maritzburg
Chiefs 1-0 Plat Stars

psl log

# Team GP Pts
1 Mamelodi Sundowns 27 55
2 Orlando Pirates 27 49
3 Maritzburg United 27 42
4 Kaizer Chiefs 27 42
5 Free State Stars 27 39
6 Cape Town City 27 36
7 Chippa United 27 34
8 Bloem Celtic 27 34
9 Baroka FC 27 33
10 Bidvest Wits 26 32
11 AmaZulu 27 32
12 Golden Arrows 27 31
13 Polokwane City 26 30
14 SuperSport United 27 29
15 Ajax Cape Town 27 28
16 Platinum Stars 27 21

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