New teams thriving in GladAfrica Championship


After two rounds of football in the GladAfrica Championship, the two newly promoted teams have held their own.

North West side, Platinum City Rovers have made it two wins out of two matches in professional football, after a hard fought 3-2 victory against JDR Stars, at Olen Park Stadium.

Northern Cape outfit Hungry Lions surprised Pretoria Callies with a 2-1 victory at Lucas Moripe Stadium.

It was all draws for KwaZulu Natal teams with Richards Bay playing to a 0-0 stalemate against Free State Stars at Umhlathuze Sports Complex on Saturday.

Meanwhile, Uthongathi had to come from behind to salvage a draw against Black Leopards at Princess Magogo Stadium.

GladAfrica Championship Results

Cape Town All Stars 3-2 TS Sporting
Richards Bay FC 0-0 Free State Stars
Polokwane City 2-0 Cape Town Spurs
Platinum City Rovers 3-2 JDR Stars
Venda Football Academy 1-0 Tshakuma Tsha Madzivhandila
Pretoria Callies 1-2 Hungry Lions
University of Pretoria 1-0 Jomo Cosmos
Uthongathi FC 1-1 Black Leopards

By Wonga Sirayi

FARPost’s KZN Reporter