The draw for the annual Premiers Cup took place in Richards Bay this afternoon at the Indaba Lodge. Lamontville Golden Arrows were represented by the Chairlady Mato Madlala, CEO Gordon Masondo, head coach Clinton Larsen, team manager Nonceba Madlala, the teams captain Matome Mathiane as well as two Golden Arrows supporters.
The tournament is set to take place this weekend, the 22nd and 23rd of July at the Richards Bay Stadium in in a knock out format. The teams participating will include Lamontville Golden Arrows, AmaZulu, Maritzburg United, Royal Eagles, Richards Bay FC, Othongathi and Real Kings.
The rules of the draw dictate that the first team drawn automatically plays in the first semi final on Sunday morning. This was Royal Eagles, and they will face the winner of Game 1 from Saturday.
The remaining six teams play in the first three games that take place on Saturday morning, where they fight to proceed to the semi finals, and then finals to be held on Sunday.
The draw resulted in the following:
Game 1: @ 10:00 - Real Kings vs Richards Bay FC
Game 2: @ 12:00 - Lamontville Golden Arrows vs Maritzburg
Game 3: @ 15:00 - Othongathi vs Amazulu
Game 4: @ 10:00- Royal Eagles vs winner of game 1
Game 5: @ 12:00 - winner of game 2 and game 3
Game 6: @ 15:00 final
This is an exciting tournament to watch prior to the season getting underway, and we urge you to get to the stadium to catch the action. We will keep you up-to-date on the proceedings of the weekend on our socail media channels.