Mamelodi Sundowns began the defence of their CAF Champions League title last week Friday, when they narrowly defeated Kampala City Council. The Brazilians are now lead the tie by two goals to one going into the second leg. The away goal Kampala scored, however, may just prove to be problematic when the two sides meet in the second leg in Uganda.
Cape Town City FC travelled to Mpumalanga to they face off against Acornbush United in the Nedbank Cup last 32 on Sunday. Eric Tinkler's charges suffered a shock 1-0 defeat, which saw them being the second Cape side to be knocked out of the competition.
Kaizer Chiefs secured a 3-0 win over Stellenbosch FC in the Nedbank Cup last 32 at Athlone Stadium on Saturday. Gustavo Paez, who was given his second start under head coach Steve Komphela, opened his scoring account, while midfielder Siphiwe Tshabalala netted his 50th strike for Amakhosi.
Moroka Swallows are slowly but surely becoming the forgotten giants of South African football. This after the Dube Birds were relegated from the PSL and the NFD the following season. Izinyoni are now languishing at the bottom of the AB Motsepe League, which is the third tier of our leagues.
In Supporters Club, we do enjoy giving our beloved fans some football knowledge, and for some a reminder of what took place yesteryear. This week, we take a look at the name changes of what we now know as the Nedbank Cup Challenge.