Defending MTN8 champions SuperSport United will do duty against Kaizer Chiefs, while Cape Town City will clash with Mamelodi Sundowns in the semi-finals after the draw was conducted at the Harry Gwala Stadium.
Kaitano Tembo’s side stayed on course to defend their title by securing a 4-3 victory against Orlando Pirates following a pulsating 2-2 draw after 120 minutes.
They will meet Giovanni Solinas’ Chiefs side who secured an impressive 3-0 victory against Free State Stars, courtesy of goals by Dumisani Zuma, Leonardo Castro and Khama Billiat.
Cape Town City defeated Maritzburg United 1-0 in what can only be described as a typical cup clash. The Citizens will look to clinch the MTN8 title after losing out in last season’s final to SuperSport United.
Benni McCarthy’s side will clash with Mamelodi Sundowns, who eased to a 1-0 victory against Golden Arrows in their quarter-final encounter.
MTN8 semi-final draw:
SuperSport United vs Kaizer Chiefs
Cape Town City vs Mamelodi Sundowns
First leg: 25-26 August
Second leg: 1-2 September
Times and venues to be revealed in due course.