Past Manzini ‘Downs
Sikhondze to the ‘terrible’ Royal Leopard twins in Fanelo and Lungelo Tsabedze, the team is filled with talent.
PLaying in the Lubombo Super League, they will fancy their chances against elite league Manzini Sundown’s after they brushed off Sea Birds in the opening round of the four-year-old knockout competition.
Actually, the former Premier League side will be fancying their chances against Sundowns, who have been rather inconsistent, albeit boasting starlets in their squad.
The Lubombo-based side hogged headlines during the last 16 after displaying a gallant performance that eventually saw Sea bite the dust in the tourna- ment blending culture.
They will be once again expected to pull another upset at the expense of the ‘Kappa Boys’, who are still trying to find their formula under the tutelage of Zimbabwean mentor Julius Chakupewa. football with
The hub side had to dig deep into their reserves to knock out a stubborn Mbabane Citizens, thanks to a Linda Maphalala solitary strike.
Chakupewa will be relying on his experienced troops such as Phumlani Dlamini, Ndumiso ‘Sikhokho’ Shongwe and Linda Nkambule to rise to the occasion and transport the ‘Kappa Boys’ to the quarter-finals.