SuperSport United hosted Marumo Gallants at Lucas Moripe stadium while Cape Town City hosted Mamelodi Sundowns at Cape Town stadium. The two DStv Premiership matches played on Saturday.
The DStv Premiership bottom placed, Marumo Gallants sunk the top placed SuperSport United at their home. The Gallants meant business as they did not allow SuperSport United home ground advantage stop them to secure a victory.
SuperSport United suffered a 2-1 defeat, although they were the one’s to open the match in the 4th minute through Gabuza. Gallants equalized within 37 minutes through Dion and scored a late timer winner in 85th minute through Lamola.
SuperSport United is now in position 4 and Gallants in position 15 of the DStv Premiership table. Mamelodi Sundowns and Cape Town City met in the MTN8 final before this clash, where Sundowns were victorious in penalties.
The Brazilians and Citizens played a 0-0 draw, it is not surprising as both sides are powerhouses and they also played a draw in MTN8 where the championship was settled in penalties.
Cape Town City could not revenge the MTN8 defeat to Mamelodi Sundowns. The Brazilians remain undefeated this season with 26 points in 10 games. This game’s draw consolidated Sundowns position 1 and placed Cape Town City in position 9 of the DStv Premiership table.