DStv Premiership: Latest log with just THREE matches to play
Following Wednesday’s DStv Premiership matches, there are now only THREE rounds remaining in the 2021/22 season.
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Mamelodi Sundowns have wrapped up the title for the fifth consecutive season and are a full 16 points ahead of their nearest challengers as they target a record victory margin.
Behind Masandawana there is a mad scramble for the remaining CAF Champions League spot (for the second placed finisher) and the lone CAF Confederation Cup berth (for the third placed finisher).
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Currently Shauwn ‘MaMkhize’ Mkhize’s Royal AM have the edge on goal difference over Cape Town City FC, but the KwaZulu-Natal side have hit a wall of late and have not tasted success in their last three outings.
Kaizer Chiefs still have a chance of sneaking in at the last minute, but do trail by three points and still have to face Mamelodi Sundowns (on Sunday, 8 May).
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The race for the top 8 spots which will secure those teams a place in next season’s MTN8 tournament is still wide open.
At the bottom of the standings, Baroka FC gave their hopes a boost with a 1-0 victory over Golden Arrows on Wednesday, but still remain favourites for automatic relegation.
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