24 August 2018 – As the Mpumalanga Sasol League enters Week 9 of the season, Coal City Wizards and Nkomazi Ladiesare currently the pace setters in Mpumalanga with some exciting fixtures on the cards this weekend.
Wizards lead the pack in stream A with 24 points from eight straight wins and will be looking to carry on with this impressive performance this weekend when they take on St. Mary’s Ladies FC in what should be a comfortable win for the log leaders who will enjoy home ground advantage.
Two Touch FC trail the log leaders by six points having lost two games out of six. Their next encounter against Leandra Ladies who sit just behind them with 16 points will be a tricky fixture considering how stubborn the third placed side can be.Bottom placed, Moving Church who are yet to collect a single point this season will need to dig deep against Losta Stars Ladies when they travel to the fourth placed side this weekend.
Looking at the league’s second stream, Flamingo will be out to put a halt to Nkomazi’s unbeaten run this season. Just like Wizards, Nkomazi Ladies occupy top spot and are looking unstoppable with 24 points from eight straight wins.
Second placed, Butterfly Ladies host TK Stars Ladies who are fresh from a 2-0 away win against Likazi Ladies two weeks ago. Another appetising tie sees Super Striker Ladies away to TUT Mbombela Ladies in what promises to be a thrilling encounter.