Cape Town - SuperSport
United captain Clayton Daniels says the club's progress in the Nedbank Cup will
not take focus away from their league campaign.
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Matsatsantsa progressed to the semi-finals of the Nedbank
Cup with a 1-0 win over Golden Arrows and will travel to Cape Town to face Ajax
in the final four.
The Pretoria club is looking to add to the Telkom Knockout
trophy they won early this year, but Daniels assures fans this will not be to
the detriment of their league form.
SuperSport currently sit seventh in the Premiership table,
level on points with Polokwane City in eighth and only three points ahead of
Maritzburg United and University of Pretoria.
Daniels is adamant the club is determined to finish in the
top eight this season and will be doing everything in their power to achieve
that on top of their cup success.
"It's six more games to go and it is important to keep
going like this and playing away and getting three points," Daniels told KickOff.
"It's downhill and a lot of points to play for and we
really want to end up in the top eight. I think everyone is coming to the party
now and the squad is fit and everyone is fighting for a position which is
healthy for the team and it will only make us stronger.
"The league is the league and the cup is the cup. As
much as we take the league seriously, it is the same as much as we take the cup