SA Players Abroad: Lebogang Moloto continues superb run of form
Posted: 2 July 2018 Time: 08:45
America-based Lebogang Moloto continued his rich vein of form, netting his fifth goal of the season as he headlines our wrap of South African players in action abroad.
After a 0-0 draw in their last league encounter, Erasmus’s AFC Eskilstuna will look to bounce back on Monday night as they take on sixth-placed Orgryte. Eskilstuna sit fifth on the log, two points ahead of tonight’s opponents, with a possible victory bumping them up to third.
After his short cameo appearance last week following his return from a month out injured, Mayambela received more minutes under the belt, coming on midway through the second half as Swedish Second Division club Brage made it four wins in a row, beating bottom-placed Varnamo 3-2 to leave themselves fourth on the log after 15 matches.
Mfeka made his 12th start of the season for USL side Reno 1868, playing 84 minutes as his club extended their unbeaten run to six matches with a 1-0 win over Portland Timbers II, leaving them fifth on the log after 17 games.
Following consecutive losses in the cup and league, Nashville bounced back in style with a 3-0 victory over 15th-placed Atlanta United II, as Moloto struck his fifth goal of the season, his superbly-placed effort from the edge of the ‘D’ beating the opposition all ends up. Nashville are now up to third in the USL Eastern Conference standings after 15 games.