Uthongathi closing in on GladAfrica leaders

GladAfrica Championship

Uthongathi 0-1 JDR Stars

JDR Stars missed the chance to further extend their lead the top of the GladAfrica Championship table after a 1-0 loss to Uthongathi on Sunday afternoon at Princess Magogo Stadium.

Former Orlando Pirates midfielder Issa Sarr broke the deadlock for Uthongathi midway through the first stanza and that proved to be the winner, as the KwaZulu-Natal side moved up to third on the table.

Cape Town Spurs 1-1 Cape Town All Stars

Cape Town Spurs remained in the relegation zone after they were held to a 1-1 draw by Cape Town All Stars in the Cape Town derby on Sunday afternoon at Athlone Stadium.

After the first stanza could not produce goals, Ashley Cupido eventually broke the deadlock for Spurs early in the second stanza but Eleazar Rodgers struck home a last minute penalty to earn All Stars the share of the spoils.

Black Leopards 2-1 Platinum City Rovers

Black Leopards halted their four-game losing run after edging Platinum City Rovers 2-1 on Sunday afternoon at the Old Peter Mokaba Stadium.

Lidoda Duvha got an early goal and Tiklas Thutlwa doubled their lead early in the second stanza.

City Rovers pulled a goal back seven minutes before time but Leopards held on to maximum points.

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Pretoria Callies 2-1 Tshakhuma Tsha Madzivhandila

Pretoria Callies ended their two-game losing streak after edging Tshakhuma Tsha Madzivhandila 2-1 on Saturday afternoon at Lucas Moripe Stadium.

After a goalless first stanza, Kgomotso Mosadi eventually broke the deadlock for Callies in the 66th minute but the hosts conceded a penalty in the last 14 minutes that was converted by Manzini for TTM.

However, another error led to the Tshwane side snatching all the three points after Lebogang Mbongeni scored an own goal five minutes before time.

Richards Bay 2-0 TS Sporting

Richards Bay won their third consecutive match after beating TS Sporting 2-0 on Saturday afternoon at uMhlathuze Sports Complex.

Sakhile Hlongwa gave the Natal Rich Boyz an early lead in the sixth minute and Mpho Mathebula secured the three points with the second goal in the last minute.

Polokwane City 1-0 University of Pretoria

University of Pretoria's nine-game unbeaten run came to an end after a narrow 1-0 loss to Polokwane City on Saturday afternoon at the Old Peter Mokaba Stadium.

After a goalless first stanza, Rise and Shine broke the deadlock in the last quarter of an hour and that proved to be the winner, as City moved up to within one point of second-placed AmaTuks in fourth place.

Jomo Cosmos 1-1 Free State Stars

Jomo Cosmos were denied their first win after playing to a 1-1 draw with Free State Stars on Saturday afternoon at Tsakane Stadium.

D'angelo Kazeem opened the scoring for Ea Lla Koto in the 18th minute and Thabo Maphakisa levelled matters for Ezenkosi in the 33rd minute.

Hungry Lions 0-1 Venda Football Academy

Hungry Lions lost their third match in a row after a narrow 1-0 defeat to Venda Football Academy on Saturday afternoon at Sivos Training Centre Stadium.

Thobo scored the only goal of the game for VFA on the half-hour mark, as they ended their three-game winless run and moved up to ninth on the log while while Lions dropped down to tenth.

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