Gauteng’s MM Platinum Football Club rightfully gained the bragging rights as champions of the ABC Motsepe League National Playoffs, after defeating Magesi FC of Limpopo at Olen Park Stadium.
La Masia also took home prize money to the tune of R1 250 000 .they’ve also gained entry into the second-tier professional soccer in the paid ranks of the GladAfrica Championship.
The match went into half-time in a stalemate but La Masia edged Dikwena tsa Meetse, defeating them by 1 nil with a goal from Sipho Mahlangu to walk away overall winners and pocket a whopping R1 250 000 for their efforts, meanwhile Magesi FC walked away with R 600 000 as runner ups of the tournament.
Both teams went into Sunday’s final having already gained promotion into the National First Division and the final was a tonic of what to expect in the coming season.
Other awards of the ABC Motsepe National play-offs are as follows: Player of the tournament: Lesego Sebetlelo of MM Platinum.