South-Africa

Amajita claim 5th Cosafa title

2013-12-14 20:35
SA Under-20 coach Shakes Mashaba (Gallo Images)

Johannesburg - Ayabulela Magqwaka and Ayanda Ngubo were on target as South Africa lifted the Cosafa Under-20 Youth Championships trophy, beating Kenya 2-0 in the final at the Setsoto Stadium in Maseru, Lesotho on Saturday.

The South Africans struggled early on but shortly before the half-time break, Magqwaka was on hand to convert a corner fed toward the area, into the opening goal, to put South Africa ahead in the 34th minute.

Amajita’s victory saw them lift their fifth title in the competition, having previously won the tournament in 2000, 2004, 2006 and 2008.

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