Premier Soccer League: Log standings & analysis
Local football lovers have been positive that no one will become a threat to Kaizer Chiefs. Now with Orlando Pirates being close to reaching 40 points while chiefs is still a game behind, the two teams may have equal opportunities.
Mamelodi Sundowns stands at 41 points and 2nd place in the log standings making them 4 points behind Amakhosi, after 20 games on a 2-1 win to Bloemfontein Celtic last night. Sundowns got their lead from Sibusiso Vilakazi at the 16th minute, Phunya Selesele’s only goal that followed was netted by Ndumiso Mabena before the first half wrapped on the 30th minute. Hlompho Kekana came back with a free kick that wrapped Celtic’s obituary of their last night clash.
Kaizer Chiefs has played 20 games, winning 14, 3 draws and losing 3, bringing themselves to a 45 point lead. Orlando Pirates stands at 39 points after being a game ahead of Mamelodi Sundowns and the Glamour boys (Kaizer Chiefs).
At this stage Pirates boasts 11 wins, 6 draws and 4 losses after 21 games.
The Clever Boys equalised points with Supersport United, with only 18 games and 34 points after a 2 all draw against Highlands Park. Bidvest Wits are at the 5th place in the log standings. If they won against The Lions of the North, they would have gone ahead of their Gauteng homeboys the Matsatsa a Pitori who are two games ahead of the top two and only one to Orlando Pirates.