Likhopo out of dan­ger zone

Lesotho Times - - Sport - Mikia Kalati

mis­takes that led to those de­feats, and are pre­pared for Man­gas­port.”

Striker Litšepe Marabe has been in-form Litšepe Marabe scored a brace last week­end as de­fend­ing league cham­pi­ons Bantu main­tained their win­ning mo­men­tum to re­main sec­ond on the 14-team Premier­ship ta­ble — five points be­hind lead­ers Li­oli who are on 38 points.

Marabe took his goals tally to 13 and the dou­ble en­sured A Matšo Mate­belee­bele pipped strug­gling LMPS 2-1 on Sun­day.

Fif­teen matches into the sea­son, son, the Mafeteng-based side ap­pear the biggest­gest threat to Li­oli and have vowed to re­tain thehe league ti­tle they won for the first time last sea­son.ason.

in­con­sis­tent Likhopo also man­aged­naged to col­lect all the three points on of­fer as they beat Qoal­ing high­landers 3-2 in a thriller­riller at LCS Ground, also on Sun­day.

This was only the fifth win for Likhopo this sea­son, with the victory en­sur­ingg they moved away from the rel­e­ga­tion zone in­tonto 8th po­si­tion on the log.

Makara Ntait­sane scored twicee while thabo Mon­gala swept in the other goal, l, with Mpho Lehloka and Sello tale re­sponding­ing for high­landers.

the Qoal­ing-based high­lander­sers are bot­tom of the ta­ble and need to ar­restest the slump if they are to avoid the drop comeme end of the sea­son.

Linare and Mat­lama also pro­duced uced a thriller on Sun­day as Tse Put­soa came back ack from two goals down to sal­vage a draw in hlotse.

Linare had gone ahead throughrough Le­ba­joa Mosehlenyane’s penalty, with tumelo Ngatane dou­bling the lead to putt Tse Tala in the driv­ing seat early in the match.ch.

how­ever, Phafa tšosane scoreded from en­joy­ing fine form and leads the scor­ing charts with 13 goals, which Shale says puts Bantu in a good po- the penalty spot to bring Mat­lama back into the game, while Kopano Mo­taung pun­ished his for­mer team to com­plete a re­mark­able come­back for the Sea Point-based out­fit.

Also on Sun­day, league rook­ies Lik­ila United con­tin­ued their im­pres­sive form as they beat Kick­4life 1-0 in a battle of the new­com­ers in Butha-buthe.

Lik­ila are fifth on the ta­ble, while Kick­4life oc­cupy 10th po­si­tion.

Mean­while, on Satur­day, Li­oli ended their goal-scor­ing woes as Jerry Kamele’s soli­tary strike in the sec­ond half handed them a 1-0 win over Nyenye rovers.

Also on Satur­day, Mphat­lat­sane and LDF drew 0-0 in St Mon­ica’s, while LCS edged Sun­dawana 1-0 at LCS Ground. sition to blast their way past Man­gas­port .

“it is good he has been scor­ing

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