Swallows fail to close gap on leaders Ajax


Swallows FC failed to capitalise on log Leaders, Ajax Cape Town slump following a 3-2 defeat at the hands of Pretoria University on Sunday afternoon at Tuks Stadium.

Ajax lost 1-0 to neighbours Cape Umoya on Friday and a win for the ‘Dube Birds’ would have reduced the gap to just 2 points with 7 matches remaining in the GladAfrica Championship.

In other results JDR Stars won their first match in four following a 1-0 win over fellow rockies Steenberg United. Royal Eagles survival hope seems to be all but fading away after a 2-0 defeat away to Richards Bay.

TTM continue to put pressure for a Top 3 position following a 1-0 win against TS Galaxy at home. Mbombela United’s 3-1 defeat to Free State Stars see them remain second from bottom of the GladAfrica Championship.

Real Kings registered a 1-0 win against Jomo Cosmos while TS Sporting played to a 2-all draw against Uthongathi FC.

Top 5 Log Standings:

  1. Ajax Cape Town (45)
  2. Swallows FC (40)
  3. Uthongathi (39)
  4. TTM (38)
  5. JDR (34)

By Ofhani Munyai

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