Absa Premiership

Freese in seventh heaven

2014-11-10 10:28
Allan Freese (Supplied)
Allan Freese (Supplied)

Rustenburg - Platinum Stars head coach Allan Freese is delighted to reach his second consecutive Telkom Knockout final following their 1-0 win over Mamelodi Sundowns on Sunday.

Dikwena continued their dominance over the big spending Brazilians as they eliminated them from the Ziwa Mo competition at the Royal Bafokeng Sports Palace, courtesy of Eleazar Rodgers’s second half strike. 

“I’m very happy because we managed to reach the final,” said Freese.

“I told my boys before the game that we only need to win this match to get to the final again.

“And we managed to do it. So now I am not stressing anymore because we don’t need to go for a draw to find out who we are going to play in the final.

“Now we know who we are going to play against and we are looking forward to it.”

The reigning champions will face the rejuvenated SuperSport United in a quest to retain the title they won last year.

United booked a place in the final after humbling the grieving Orlando Pirates 2-0, thanks to Lebogang Manyama and Dove Wome strikes, at the Orlando Stadium on Saturday night.

The date and venue for this years’ final is yet to be confirmed.

NEXT ON SPORT24X

What To Read Next

 

Read News24’s Comments Policy

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
0 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.
Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights
Sport Talk

Fixtures
Friday, 19 January 2018
Wits v Bloemfontein Celtic, Bidvest Stadium 20:00
Saturday, 20 January 2018
Cape Town City FC v Ajax Cape Town, Cape Town Stadium 15:30
Free State Stars v Maritzburg United, Goble Park 15:30
Mamelodi Sundowns v Platinum Stars, Loftus Versfeld Stadium 18:00
AmaZulu FC v SuperSport United, King Zwelithini Stadium 20:15
Orlando Pirates v Polokwane City, Orlando Stadium 20:15
Sunday, 21 January 2018
Chippa United v Golden Arrows, Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium 15:30
Baroka FC v Kaizer Chiefs, Peter Mokaba Stadium 15:30
Logs
Team P W PTS
Previous Results

Date Home Team Result Away Team
Vote

Do you think SAFA made the right choice in appointing Stuart Baxter as head coach of Bafana Bafana?

 
 
Men
Women
Love 2 Meet
English Premiership flutter

Take Sport24's "expert" tips at your peril...

Featured

The 2017/18 Absa Premiership season is under way. Can Bidvest Wits defend their title? Will Soweto giants Kaizer Chiefs or Orlando Pirates emerge victorious? Or will the bookies' favourites, Mamelodi Sundowns, taste success for a record eighth time? Stay glued to Sport24 to find out!

Latest blogs
 

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

 
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.