Zizwe and Polokwane eliminated from Nedbank Cup

Zizwe and Polokwane eliminated from Nedbank Cup
Tshediso Patjie of Baroka challenged by Eden Nene of Polokwane City during the 2020 Nedbank Cup last 32 match between Polokwane City and Baroka FC at Peter Mokaba Stadium, Polokwane on 11 February 2020 ©Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix

by Staff Reporter

Tuesday Feb 11, 2020. 22:16

Polokwane City and Zizwe United were both eliminated from the 2019/20 Nedbank Cup on Tuesday night.


The two teams bowed out of the South African FA Cup after recording defeats in the Last 32.


Polokwane succumbed to a 1-0 defeat against fellow Premier Soccer League (PSL) side Baroka FC at the Peter Mokaba Stadium.


Prince Nxumalo’s 74th minute goal saw Baroka reach the Last 16 where they will face lower division side Hungry Lions, while Polokwane crashed out of the competition.


Meanwhile, Zizwe were eliminated from the tournament after suffering a 1-0 defeat against Happy Wanderers at the Athlone Stadium.


Mxolisi Mazibuko’s first-half goal helped Wanderers overcome their ABC Motsepe League rivals, Zizwe.


As a result, Wanderers will now face GladAfrica Championship side TS Sporting in the Last 16, while Zizwe are eliminated.






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