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Chippa United advanced to the MTN8 semifinals after beating Platinum Stars 2-0 at the Royal Bafokeng Stadium on Saturday afternoon.
Dikwena hosted the Chilli Boys in the quarterfinal clash in the city of Rustenburg.
The home threatened first in the third minute when Ndumiso Mabena played a curling corner-kick and Chippa goalkeeper Zama Dlamini punched it away.
However, Rhulani Manzini put the visitors into the lead five minutes later following a mistake by the Stars defence and the striker made it 1-0
Diamond Thopola has received a call up from Bafana Bafana coach, Shakes Mashaba for the AFCON qualifier against Mauritania. Th fixture will be played at Mbombela Stadium on Friday, 2 at Mbombela Stadium, followed by the 22nd edition of the Nelson Mandela Challenge at Orlando Stadium on Tuesday, 6 September 2016.
The Chippa United right back has been called up as one of the replacements following the withdrawal of Ajax duo, Rivaldo Coetzee and Prince Nxumalo.
Thopola played a sterling role
Man of the Match, Thembinkosi Lorch paid tribute to Head Coach Dan Malesela for the opportunity granted to him, and the way he has improved his game.
The winger started the season with a bang on Tuesday evening providing two assists in the win against Free State Stars.
Lorch was at his best yet again in the MTN8 quarter final, providing an assist for debutant Masuku; “I thank the Coach (Dan Malesela) for the faith he has shown in me, giving
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