Mamelodi Sundowns have clinched the ABSA Premiership title. The Brazilians beat Free-State Stars 1-0 in a tightly contested match in Bethlehem.
Phakamani Mahlambi put the champions one up in the 43rd minute after a close-range shot.
Going into the match, Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane noted that he was aware the match will go down as one of their most crucial of the season.
Orlando Pirates, who were hot on the heels behind Downs, beat Polokwane City 3-0 to claim second stop.
THAT’S IT, JOB DONE!!! We have done it Masandawana! We are Champions! After a hard fought victory at Goble Park, let the celebrations begin! 🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆#Sundowns #DownsLive #AbsaPrem #DownsStars #Back2Back pic.twitter.com/ZoKDmlo7Vy
— Mamelodi Sundowns FC (@Masandawana) May 11, 2019
— Gatyeni (@sydneyntantiso) May 11, 2019
A big congratulations to Mamelodi Sundowns for winning 2018/19 Absa Premiership.They derseve it and I’m proud of them. Even though my team is finished out of top 8.#AbsaPrem #Sundowns #Back2Back pic.twitter.com/1VeBpNLawS
— Lwadz (@Lwadz_G) May 11, 2019
— Official PSL (@OfficialPSL) May 11, 2019