NFD Wrap: Highlands increase lead at the summit
Posted: 25 February 2018 Time: 16:53
Highlands Park extended their lead at the top of the National First Division table, while Ubuntu Cape Town boosted their survival hopes.
Cape Town All Stars 0 Super Eagles 0
A valuable away point for the Free State side, their fifth of the season.
Tshakhuma Tsha Madzivhandila FC 2 Mbombela United 1
This was Tshakhuma’s tenth victory with Themba Ndlovu hitting his sixth goal.
Mthatha Bucks 0 Black Leopards 0
A second successive home draw should boost the team’s confidence ahead of next week’s vital “six pointer” against fellow relegation candidates, Ubuntu Cape Town.
Real Kings 0 Royal Eagles 1
A first win for Eagles’ head coach, Roger Sikhakhane, which lifts them to 11th position.
Witbank Spurs 2 Richards Bay FC 1
Siyavutha are now unbeaten in four games and sit just three points from a play-off spot.
Highlands Park 1 Uthongathi FC 0
The Lions of the North left it late but eventually grabbed all three points which leaves them eleven ahead of Tshakhuma.
Jomo Cosmos 2 Stellenbosch FC 1
Ezenkosi came from behind to leapfrog Witbank Spurs and Black Leopards.
Ubuntu Cape Town 3 University of Pretoria 1
A third brace for Ranga Chivaviro, who brought his season’s tally to eleven, guided Ubuntu to a big win in Cape Town.