Bucks earn a spot in the Nedbank Cup proper
15 December 2015
Mthatha Bucks booked their place in the Nedbank Cup last 32 with a well-earned 2-0 win over Cape Town All Stars at the Mthatha Stadium on Tuesday afternoon.
Amathol'anyama brushed off their poor form in the league to beat a Cape Town All Stars side that are third on the NFD standings. The Eastern Cape side made the perfet start when they took the lead with only six minutes on the clock through Siphelele Jonasi.
It was 2-0 just nine minutes later when veteran striker Moses Spandeel netted his fourth goal for the club this season, the hosts able to hold on for the win.
Mthatha Bucks Starting XI: Maranti - Klaas, Maqokolo, Ndletyana, Rantabane - Fukutwa, Mokoena, Jonasi, Mdikane - Spandeel, Maloyi
Subs: Mshumpela, Zuke, Sifunda, Maso, Khumalo, Luna and Ntjolo
Stars Starting XI: Mpakumpaku, Bergman, Davids, Mofokeng, Mphanga, Mayambela, Qambela, Mdlinzo, Lorch, Makgota, Hills. Subs: Gogo, Rodwell, Bereng, Thsidis, Tumel, Zeff, Gerald