Kaizer Chiefs (Amakhosi..kazi) Officially out of the title race
With 7 games to go for Mamelodi Sundowns, Kaizer Chiefs are officially out of the title race. Sundowns currently sit at the top with 48 points, with a possible 21 more points to collect. Chiefs on the other hand have 6 games to go, and if they win all the games, they will collect a maximum of 18 points. In total, they would have 46 points at the end of the campaign. So even if Sundowns lost all their games, KC would still fall short. How the mighty have fallen. Kaizer Chiefs are still set to accomplish a top 8 spot though, possibly setting up for another thrilling encounter on the first round of the mtn8 next season..should Sundowns maintain their position on the log. Its highly unlikely that Kaizer Chiefs can achieve anything better than position 8 in the league, with number 7 boasting an 8 points gap between them (CPT City) and Kaizer Chiefs.
Other than Sundowns, emerging title hopefuls are Amazulu who have established themselves as strong contenders in the recent months. Having played two more games than Sundowns, Amazulu currently sit just a point behind log leaders-Sundowns, With the end soon approaching, teams fighting relegation, some trying to maintain top 8 spot etc., football lovers are guaranteed some fantastic football