Elandsrand FC got a hand full of goals on the 20th of June 2015 when they were hosted by Fire Stars FC at Oukasie Sports Ground at 3pm. The match saw Fire Stars FC wrapping up 3 points home by winning 8-0.
The Metropolitan League playing under Madibeng Local Football Association (Malfa) gave the most entertaining match when Thato Shai of Fire Stars FC missed too many goal scoring opportunities and only managing to score 3 goals.
Harry Shabangu, Jacob Masilo, Pogiso Lebethe, Kgothatso Monama also registered themselves when increasing the Fire Stars FC lead by scoring a goal apiece. A penalty was awarded to the mighty Fire Stars FC and it was taken by the number one Daniel “Spider” Rampau who netted the ball and guaranteed his side three points.
Fire Stars FC have five (5) matches remaining before the closure of the league. Head coach Mphahlele said that these rounds are the easiest of them all.
Meanwhile, Fire Stars FC winning the match against Elandsrand FC has placed them on position 2 of the league with Brits United FC being the leader on the league log. After the match against Fire Stars FC and Elandsrand FC, Brits United FC were supposed to play against Early Birds FC.
Early Birds FC players never pitched for the game and that made the Brits United FC winners of 3 points by virtue of “walk-over system”. “This is just a disgraceful and unwanted win, we expect players to play and compete not to get free points, we need a challenge.” said Brits United FC coach Tshepo.