Semi-Final Fixtures For KZN Premiers Cup Revealed
Maritzburg United 0-1 Golden Arrows
Golden Arrows edged neighbors Maritzburg United 1-0 in the third quarter-final of the KZN Premiers Cup on Saturday afternoon.
The Team of Choice managed to field new signings that included Keagan Buchanan and Denwin Farmer from the start, while Nazeer Alli was introduced in the second half.
Siboniso Conco netted the crucial goal for Clinton Larsen’s charges through a penalty three minutes before half-an-hour.
Abafana Bes’thende reached the semi-finals as a result and will play against Richards Bay who beat fellow NFD side Royal Eagles on Sunday.
The two sides would have gained a lot from the pre-season friendly as the Absa Premiership starts next Friday for the 2018/19 season.
Real Kings 2-1 Uthongathi FC
Real Kings edged Uthongathi FC 2-1 as the two NFD sides clashed for a place in the semi-finals in the first quarter-final on Saturday morning at Princess Magogo Stadium.
Kings will play AmaZulu in the semi-finals on Sunday at King Zwelithini Stadium after Usuthu got a bye into the last four.
Richards Bay 2 (4)-2 (2) Royal Eagles
Richards Bay prevailed 4-2 on penalties over Royal Eagles to reach the semi-finals following a 2-2 draw in the second quarter-final in the afternoon.
Richards Bay will play Golden Arrows for a place in the final on Sunday at King Zwelithini Stadium.
Sunday's semi-final fixtures:
AmaZulu v Real Kings
Richards Bay FC v Golden Arrows