One could be forgiven for calling newly signed Highlands Park veteran midfielder Reneilwe “Yeye” Letsholonyane “Mr MTN8”.
History books could well be rewritten when Highlands Park and SuperSport United line up for the MTN8 Final at the Orlando Stadium on Saturday (Kick-off 6pm).
Pitso Mosimane says he is conflicted on who to back to win this season’s MTN8 final between Highlands Park and SuperSport United.
Veteran Premier Soccer League’s (PSL) midfielder Reneilwe “Yeye” Letsholonyane’s arrival at Highlands Park has been met by a very positive and warm welcome by the squad.
SuperSport United will meet Highlands Park in the 2019 MTN8 final following a 2-0 victory over Tshwane arch-rivals Mamelodi Sundowns, in the semi-final second leg clash at Lucas Moripe Stadium in Atteridgeville on Wednesday night.
Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane has welcomed the club’s new Director of Academy and Scouting Jose Ramon Alexanco.
SuperSport United coach Kaitano Tembo is confident that they will reach the MTN 8 final. Matsatsantsa played to a 1-1 draw with their arch-rivals Mamelodi Sundowns in Atteridgeville on Sunday.
Mamelodi Sundowns are in the driving seat in the MTN8 semi-final against neighbours SuperSport United. The Brazilians scored a valuable away goal with the first leg tie ending 1-1 in Atteridgeville this afternoon.
All eight teams that finished in the top eight in last season’s ABSA Premiership have set their sights on winning the season’s first cup competition.
New kid on the block, Benni McCarthy has won his first title after joining the ABSA Premiership, in his second stint as a coach of Cape Town City. The former Bafana Bafana star led his team to their first ever 2018 MTN8 title victory.