Johannesburg - A second half Thabiso Semenya effort booked Platinum Stars' place in
the final of the Telkom Knockout, beating Kaizer Chiefs in the
semi-final at FNB Stadium on Saturday night.
side had little difficulty going forward and regularly found space in
front of Stars midfield, and continued to threaten through Parker and
Reneilwe Letsholonyane as the clock approached the half-hour mark.
Five minutes later, Stars had the best chance of
the half when an advancing Luvolwethu Mpeta's dipping effort needed a
superb stop from Chiefs gloveman Itumeleng Khune, who tipped the shot
over the crossbar and out of danger.
on and ran out worthy winners, setting up a repeat of the MTN8 final,
where Stars beat the Sea Robbers to lift the prestigious top eight
trophy earlier this year.