The Five Moments of the Season-So-Far
Who knows if the 2019/20 campaign will ever end, with the coronavirus pandemic changing the planet forever and sport, along with the rest of South Africa, in total lockdown.
Had Gaston Sirino not received a red card in the Telkom Knockout semifinal against Golden Arrows, he would be a strong contender for the TKO Player of the tournament as he scored five goals and provided two assists in the final, with no one else matching his stats.
Mamelodi Sundowns finally ended their domestic cup trophy drought when they lifted the Telkom Knockout trophy this past weekend.
Maritzburg United coach Eric Tinkler believes that his on-form striker, Judas Moseamedi has the qualities to play for Bafana Bafana.
Mamelodi Sundowns will not have any time to enjoy their success of winning the Telkom Knockout cup against Maritzburg United at the Moses Mabhida Stadium.
Affonso scored twice with his head from Sirino assists but before the Uruguayans turned on their magic, Maritzburg had the ball rolling and making Downs chase shadows for most of the first half.  

local soccer Blow by blow: Maritzburg United vs Mamelodi Sundowns

Maritzburg United face Mamelodi Sundowns in the final of the Telkom Knockout at the Moses Mabhida Stadium this evening

local soccer Maritzburg ready to nullify Sundowns’ ‘temperamental’ danger-man

Eric Tinkler seems to have figured out Pitso Mosimane’s gameplan for tonight’s Telkom Knockout final between Maritzburg United and Mamelodi Sundowns.

local soccer Maritzburg can beat us because we didn’t beat Chiefs, says Pitso

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane does not believe that his team are the favorites in tonight’s Telkom Knockout final against Maritzburg United.

Crime KZN police recover car with replica Telkom Knockout cup and tickets

Police say officials at Telkom have confirmed that the trophy is a replica used for promoting the final to be played on Saturday. 

local soccer WATCH: Will Maritzburg stun Sundowns in TKO final?

Watch as Phakaaathi TV host Khaya Ndubane and his guests  Thembinkosi Sekgaphane and Tshepo Ntsoelengoe preview this weekend’s Telkom Knockout final between Mamelodi Sundowns and Maritzburg United at the Moses Mabhida Stadium.

local soccer Maritzburg want to put Nedbank Cup final behind them

Shandu says the Team of Choice have learned from that experience and will try to do better against Masandawana.

local soccer Will Sundowns’ bad boy behave in TKO final?

Sirino has now served a two-match ban after the sending off he received last month.

local soccer Pitso takes another veiled dig at Chiefs

Mosimane said he had been waiting for his turn to benefit from referee errors just like some teams in the Absa Premiership.

local soccer Maritzburg going to war against Sundowns – Buchanan

Maritzburg have the opportunity to raise the flag of the province high this Saturday when they take on Mamelodi Sundowns in the Telkom Knockout final at the Moses Mabhida Stadium.

Unfamiliar defence scuppered Chiefs

local soccer Unfamiliar defence scuppered Chiefs

I think that a reshuffled Kaizer Chiefs defence was the main problem in their Telkom Knockout loss to Maritzburg United on the weekend.

Middendorp got it wrong, and paid the hard price for it

local soccer Middendorp got it wrong, and paid the hard price for it

Ernst Middendorp took a gamble with his inexperienced defence in the Telkom Knockout semifinals match against Maritzburg United last Sunday and unfortunately for it – and like every gamble – it didn’t work out.

local soccer WATCH: Kaizer Chiefs’ TKO dream shattered

Kaizer Chiefs said goodbye to their Telkom Knockout title dream this past weekend after suffering a 2-1 defeat to Maritzburg United at Mbombela Stadium.

local soccer Phakaaathi’s Team of the Week

Eric Tinkler leads this week’s team of the week after managing to guide Maritzburg United past Kaizer Chiefs in the semifinals of the Telkom Knockout, when they beat Amakhosi 2-1.

local soccer Five big talking points from the Telkom Knockouts semis

Maritzburg United caused a big upset when they knocked Kaizer Chiefs out of the Telkom Knockout this weekend.

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