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NFD PREVIEW - WEEK 25

MILANO UNITED FC v MBOMBELA UNITED FC

Milano will look for a third win in a row and further relief from the relegation when they meet tricky Mbombela on Saturday. Wins over FC Cape Town and Mthatha Bucks in the past week have seen the Cape side move to 13th place on the log and 6 points clear of the drop zone. However, there is still work to be done. Mbombela have won all three previous matches against the Cape side and have never conceded a goal against Milano. Mbombela and are just about safe form any relegation worries.

NFD WRAP - WEEK 24

MILANO UNITED FC 2 MTHATHA BUCKS 0

Back to back wins for Milano has eased their relegation worries and comes at the right time in what has been a torrid season. The result was a dent in the hopes for a place in the post season for the visitors, but Mthatha Bucks will have to pick up the pieces in the final 6 matches. It is the first time since mid-October that Bucks have lost on the road. The Milano goals came from Solomons and Mrawu.

SANTOS FC 0 UNIVERSITY of PRETORIA 2

KIKI MONARENG SPEAKS TO MBOMBELA UTD COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER - SOSTERN GUTSAA

Kiki: Tell me about yourself who you are?

Sostern: I used to work.in the computer and IT industry. I have always had a passion for creating publications. I did a publication for Emahlangeni Sport Academy, which was a professional magazine. Everyone was happy and I subsequently joined Mbombela United in 2011 on a full time basis when they were promoted to the NFD, as I was seen as someone who can take over there media space duties like updating there website, twitter and facebook platforms.

NFD PREVIEW - WEEK 24

MILANO UNITED FC v MTHATHA BUCKS

Milano eased their relegation worries with an away win over Cape rivals FC Cape Town last weekend and will be hoping to do the same to Playoff chasing Mthatha Bucks on Tuesday. The Cape side beat Bucks 2-0 last season in their first ever meeting, and will be hoping for a similar result. Bucks have not lost on the road since mid October last year and a win in Cape Town today will take them up to third on the log. Milano are four points clear of the relegation zone in 14th position.

NFD WRAP - WEEK 23

CT ALL STARS 0 MBOMBELA UNITED FC 0

Both All Stars and Mbombela missed a chance to ease their relegation worries when they played to a goalless draw on Friday. The result leaves the Cape side 6 points above the drop zone, while the visitors are slightly more comfortable as they are 9 points clear of any danger.

UNIVERSITY of PRETORIA 0 ROYAL EAGLES 1

NEDBANK CUP QUARTERFINAL DATES AND VENUES

The Premier Soccer League has confirmed that all the Nedbank Cup quarter-final fixtures will be played on Saturday, 22 April 2017. 

GOLDEN ARROWS vs PLATINUMS STARS at PRINCESS MAGOGO STADIUM. Kickoff : 15H00

CHIPPA UNITED vs JOMO COSMOS at NELSON MANDELA BAY STADIUM. Kickoff : 15H00

KAIZER CHIEFS vs SUPERSPORT UNITED at FNB STADIUM. Kickoff : 18H00

ORLANDO PIRATES vsBLOEMFONTEIN CELTIC at ORLANDO STADIUM. Kickoff : 20H30

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