Kaizer Chiefs rose one place to fourth and Royal AM five positions to fifth after they drew 0-0 on Saturday in a South African Premiership match of missed chances.
Watch this sublime Lucas Ribeiro assist for Junior Mendieta’s debut goal for Mamelodi Sundowns.
A poor start to the South African Premiership season for hugely popular but success starved Kaizer Chiefs continued to Sunday when an own goal led to a 1-0 loss at TS Galaxy.
Moroka Swallows were awarded a late winner after Sekhukhune keeper Badra Sangare appeared to be shoved past the goal line while still holding the ball. What do you think?
Kaizer Chiefs captain Brandon Petersen erred twice in an otherwise superb display and Mamelodi Sundowns took advantage to win a high-profile South African Premiership clash 2-1 on Wednesday.
Orlando Pirates won their first game of the season in a six-goal thriller against Royal AM, while Golden Arrows claimed their first victory of the season, defeating Richards Bay 2-1 to move top of the league.
The ‘big three’ South African clubs had mixed results as the league season began this weekend with title-holders Mamelodi Sundowns winning, Kaizer Chiefs drawing and Orlando Pirates losing.
Watch highlights from the DStv Premiership as Stellenbosch beat Orlando Pirates 1-0 in their season opener. Supersport United won 2-0 over Richards Bay, while Golden Arrows were held to a 1-1 draw with Moroka Swallows.
Watch Mamelodi Sundowns start off their DStv Premiership season with a win after defeating Sekhukhune United.
Mamelodi Sundowns’ striker Cassius Mailula is yet another PSL footballer set to join a Major Soccer League club. Reports suggest Sundowns have been in discussion with MLS club Toronto FC as Mailula’s possible destination.