13 September 2018 – It is all systems go for the 2018/19 season of the Eastern Cape’s ABC Motsepe League as the football action kicks off on Friday, 14 September. Highbury FC welcome Peace Makers in a 18h00 clash to kick off the season while SUBS FC will be at home against Bizana Pondo Chiefs at 19h00.
The following day will be bumper to bumper fixtures in the Eastern Cape as clubs begin their quest for National First Division qualification. Birmingham City FC take on Bush Bucks FC while the enterprising Amavarara FC are home to Future Tigers in what promises to be an action filled encounter.
Sibanye FC will be hoping to cause an upset against the more fancied Mthatha Bucks when they welcome the former Premier Soccer League club. Matta Millan have a tough opener to the season as the hosts reigning Eastern Cape champions, Tornado FC who will be looking at securing a place at the National Finals again this season.
Yaka United are at home to PE Stars where their tactics will have to be spot on against the dangerous PE based club.
The last fixture of the afternoon will see Butterworth FC playing hosts to The Guys FC.