After the final round of fixtures on Saturday, the top eight of the Absa Premiership has been confirmed along with who will fight it out in the 2018-19 MTN 8.
Mamelodi Sundowns were confirmed as champions last weekend along with the runners-up Orlando Pirates but the remaining six spots were still up for grabs heading into the final round of fixtures.
Kaizer Chiefs beat Ajax Cape Town 2-1 to seal third place and a spot in next season’s Caf Confederations Cup.
Maritzburg United played out to 1-1 stalemate with Lamontville Golden Arrows. The result saw Fadlu Davids’ team finish fourth after a record season and their fellow KZN side finish seventh.
AmaZulu defeated Cape Town City in their Absa Premiership tie at the King Zwelithini Stadium in Umlazi to finish eighth on the log, while the result saw the Citizens finish fifth.
The final side to make up the top eight is Free State Stars who secured sixth spot despite a 2-1 loss to Orlando Pirates.
All the teams will be competing for R8-million at the start of the 2018-19 season in the MTN 8.
Here are the fixtures for the competition:
• Mamelodi Sundowns vs AmaZulu
• Orlando Pirates vs Golden Arrows
• Kaizer Chiefs vs Free State Stars
• Maritzburg United vs Cape Town City FC
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