It is that time of the week again… The time where we look at the winners, the losers and other areas of discussion as we reflect on this weekend’s action.
Winners – Orlando Pirates
The Buccaneers continued to fly the South African flag in Africa after they became the only team from Mzansi to progress into the next round of a CAF tournament. With a ticket booked to the second round of the CAF Confederation Cup, Pirates continue to be the pride of South Africa.
Losers – Kaizer Chiefs
While Mamelodi Sundowns’ elimination from the CAF Champions League may have also been deserving of this title, we had to give it to Chiefs because they have managed just one win in their last six games played. Can someone say crisis?
A Moment Of Silence – RIP Henyekane
It is never nice saying goodbye to a family member, a friend and a footballer, but to say goodbye to two brothers in the space of four months is just heart breaking. Joseph Henyekane left this world four months ago due to illness, while today we have had to bid farewell to Richard, who died in a car accident. Let’s take the time to give this a family a moment of silence as they mourn the loss of these two brothers.
Topic Of Discussion - Who Has The Golden Boot?
The competition on the goal scoring chart is heating up. Not only has it been a tight race for some time, but there are new contenders who have put their names forward. With Cuthbert Malajila, Moeketsi Sekola, Puleng Tlolane and now Lerato Lamola all on 10 goals this season, who will finish as the league’s leading scorer?
They Said What?! – Nkhatha Discovers The Meaning Of Team Work
Kingston Nkhatha revealed on Monday: “We are playing for each other and we understand each other as players.” At least SuperSport United have finally found out what team work means.
Who would you add to this list?