Stellenbosch jump into top eight


Newcomers Stellenbosch jumped into the top 8 of the Absa Premiership log table following a 1-1 draw against Chippa United on Friday night.

Waseem Isaacs opened the scoring for the Cape side in the 16th minute.

It looked like Stellenbosch were about to walk away with the maximum points until Thokozani Sekotlong scored an equaliser for Chippa in the 90th minute.

‘Stellies’ move above Highlands Park and Bloemfontein Celtic to occupy position 8 with 35 points and two matches remaining.

The point also boosted the ‘Chilli Boys’ chances of survival as they now have 31 points, 6 points above the relegation spot.

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By Ofhani Munyai


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