MBABANE – Following Mbabane Swallows failure to annex maximum points in a goalless draw with Manzini Wanderers on Sunday, Young Buffaloes are now eight points clear at the top of the MTN log standings.
The army side managed to beat Milling Hotspurs 2-0 at King Sobhuza II Memorial Stadium on Saturday and now looks odds-on favourites to clinch the league title they last won in the 2009-2010 season under the tutelage of Zenzele ‘Ace’ Dlamini.
With ten games to go before the season comes to an end, the army side are leading in every sphere: they have won the most games (13); drawn two and lost one game thus far having scored the most goals (42) and conceded the second least (8).
Played on Saturday:
Sea Birds 3 Mhlume Peacemakers 0
Buffaloes 2 Milling Hotspurs 0
Malanti Chiefs 3 Black Swallows 0
Royal Leopard 2 Moneni Pirates 0
Played on Sunday:
Tambuti FC 0 Denver Sundowns 2
Mbabane Highlanders 1 Green Mamba 1
Mbabane Swallows 0 Manzini Wanderers 0