While the 2018-2019 South African football season comes to an end this weekend with the Nedbank Cup final, there will be no holidays for some players who will switch their focus to international football for the next month or so.
Stellenbosch returned to the summit of the National First Division yesterday when they beat Nedbank Cup finalists TS Galaxy 2-1 at the Idas Valley Stadium.
TS Galaxy from the First National Division (NFD) advanced to the Nedbank Cup final after beating Premier Soccer League (PSL) side Golden Arrows 3-1 after extra time.
South African football is going through a phase where the country’s two biggest teams haven’t lifted some silverware in four to five years and these are the challenges that Kaizer Chiefs have to respond to in the Nedbank Cup.
As Mark Mayambela prepares to lead Chippa United against Kaizer Chiefs in the Nedbank Cup semi-finals on Saturday, his brother Mihlali, hope’s that Mark and Chippa can go on and win the tournament.