Mamelodi Sundowns retained the top spot in the MultiChoice Diski Challenge after edging Kaizer Chiefs in a seven-goal thriller on Sunday afternoon at Giant Stadium.
Yusuf Carrim, Promise Mkhuma, Neo Mphuthi and Cassius Mailula all scored for the Brazilians while Yassen Bunting, Nkosingiphile Ngcobo and Raheem Milazi netted for Chiefs but the three goals were not enough in the end to avoid defeat.
SuperSport United 0-3 Orlando Pirates
In-form Orlando Pirates clinched their sixth straight victory after thrashing SuperSport United 3-0 on Saturday afternoon at Giant Stadium.
Thabiso Sesane got the opener for the Buccanners in the first stanza while Simiso Bophela and Azola Tshobeni got two late goals to seal the three points.
Bidvest Wits 2-0 Bloemfontein Celtic
Second-placed Bidvest Wits kept the pressure on leaders Mamelodi Sundowns after beating Bloemfontein Celtic 2-0 on Sunday morning at Giant Stadium.
Malik Mashinini broke the deadlock for the Clever Boys on the stroke of half-time before Sinenjongo Mkiva sealed the three points in stoppage time.
AmaZulu 3-0 Cape Town City
AmaZulu moved up to fifth on the table after thumping Cape Town City 3-0 on Sunday morning at King Zwelithini Stadium.
Bayanda Shangase netted a brace while Thamsanqa Nombika was also on the scoresheet for Usuthu, who leapfrogged the Citizens into fifth place.
Other MultiChoice Diski Challenge Results:
Black Leopards 2-2 Highlands Park
Maritzburg United 0-2 Baroka FC
Polokwane City 1-1 Chippa United
Golden Arrows 1-1 Stellenbosch FC
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Kaizer Chiefs increased their lead at the top to 10 points this weekend, with more pressure on Mamelodi Sundowns to keep up the chase.
Chiefs secured a 1-0 win this weekend through Lebogang Manyama, who found the back of the net for Amakhosi in added time against Head Coach Steve Komphela’s Golden Arrows side.
The Soweto side is now 10 points clear from second-placed Sundowns, who do, however, have a game in hand. read more
Source – SoccerLaduma