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There were some interesting games in the Motsepe Foundation Championship over the weekend, that saw Polokwane City leapfrog Cape Town Spurs to retain the first spot in the standings. While the leading scorer in MFC Ashley Cupido continued on his merry way with yet another goal.

POLOKWANE CITY LEAD MOTSEPE FOUNDATION CHAMPIONSHIP

Polokwane City beat Tshakhuma Tsha Madzivhandila 2-0 at Dr. Petrus Molemela Stadium to move two points clear of Spurs, who have drawn 1-1 against Hungry Lions in Kimberly.

ASHLEY CUPIDO SHINES FOR CAPE TOWN SPURS

But there is no stopping the Spurs striker, Cupido as he netted goal number 13 in the PSL first division this season as Spurs continued their seemingly unstoppable march to the title despite the draw.

Cape Town Spurs players celebrate during Motsepe Foundation Championship match against Baroka
Cape Town Spurs players celebrate during Motsepe Foundation Championship match against Baroka

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On the other hand, while aiming to earn their first promotion in their history, JDR Stars have dropped to the fifth spot as they were unfortunately hammered 3-1 by seventh-placed Uthongathi at Soshanguve Giant Stadium, which opened up a wide gap of 13 points between them and PLK.

All Stars remained sixth as they shared the spoils with Platinum City Rovers at the Tsakane stadium, meanwhile, Casric failed to move up to second place after a goalless draw against Magesi FC in Mpumalanga. At the Global Stadium in Lebowakgomo, Baroka were held to a 1-1 draw by La Masia on Saturday in the Motsepe Foundation Championship.

TROUBLE FOR BLACK LEOPARDS AT THE BOTTOM OF THE TABLE

Pretoria Callies won their third successive game, two within a week, over Black Leopards. Lidoda Duvha’s poor results streak kept on going as they lost 2-1 to the Romans in Thohoyandou. Callies jumped from 12th to ninth place in the table. While in Pretoria, the struggling Venda Football Academy held University Of Pretoria to a 1-1 draw.

MOTSEPE FOUNDATION CHAMPIONSHIP WEEKEND RESULTS:

Saturday, 04 March

Baroka 1-1 La Masia

Hungry Lions 1-1 CT Spurs

JDR Stars 1-3 Uthongathi

Casric Stars 0-0 Magesi

All Stars 1- 1 City Rovers 

Sunday, 05 March

Tuks 1-1 VFA

Leopards 1-2 Pretoria Callies 

TTM 0-2 PLK City 

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