Johannesburg - Following their impressive
2-0 triumph against Black Leopards, Moroka Swallows head coach Craig Rosslee
said he was delighted to see his charges opening their playoffs campaign on a
high after enduring a difficult season in the Absa Premiership.
Swallows defeated Leopards in their PSL and
NFD relegation/promotion playoffs encounter at Dobsonville Stadium on
Vuyisile Wana was on target on both
occasions for the Soweto giants to hand the Dube Birds a deserved win on the
The former AmaZulu mentor praised his team
for their performance on the night, citing the fact that they were dominant
over the Thohoyandou-based outfit from the first whistle to the end.
“The game was very hot and I think it was a
very good game of football from both sides,” said Rosslee.
“It was vital for us because we managed to
win the match in the end.
“And it was also important that we managed
to score goals as well.
“We were playing against a good team but we
managed to play good football as a team.
“I was impressed with the boys’ performance
and again I am happy with how the game turned out.”
A win for Swallows took them to the summit
of the mini-league.
They will face Jomo Cosmos in their next
playoffs assignment at Vaal University of Technology Stadium on Sunday.
Kick-off is at 15:00.