Mkhondo LFA News and Results. The 5th annual boys U/15 soccer tournament was held last week, from 30 June 2016 to Sunday 3 July 2016 at Saul Mkhizeville, eMkhondo.
The 16 team tournament, started with the group stage format made up of four (4) groups of 4 teams each. The top two teams from each group then proceeded into the 2nd phase of group matches. The 2nd phase of group stages consisted of two groups made up of 4 teams. After the second phase of group matches, four teams then qualified for the semifinals.
The semifinals consisted of Breyten Stars FC playing against Comet Riders FC and Citizen FC taking on Wesselton Stars FC, in the battle between Mkhondo LFA and Msukaligwa LFA. Breyten Stars FC beat Comet Riders FC 3-0 and Wesselton Stars FC beat Citizen FC 2-1, to advance to the final.
In the 3rd place play-off, Citizen FC beat Comet Riders FC 1-0, to claim 3rd place. The final was won by Breyten Stars FC, after beating Wesselton Stars FC 2-0, crowning Breyten Stars FC as the champions and Wesselton Stars FC claiming the second place. Thanks to Mr Dumisani “Jomo” Malaza, who is very passionate about grassroot football, for organising the tournament, and congratulations to the winners and all participants!