PSL title contenders and relegation teams to play at the same time

PSL title contenders and relegation teams to play at the same time

The Premier Soccer League has ruled that teams battling for the title and teams fighting relegation will play their remaining matches at the same time.

Chicken Inn currently lead the standings by 2 points with 3 games remaining. They have amased a total of 54 points while immediate contenders FC Platinum follow with 52 points from the same number of games. Defending champions Dynamos are the 3rd title contenders though with a slim chance as they trail log leaders by 6 points.

In an interview with the Chronicle PSL chairman Kenny Ndebele said the system was meant to promote fair play.

“We’ve decided to have all teams involved either in the title or relegation races playing the remaining fixtures on the same day and time. This is something that we’ve always done and I’m sure teams and fans will have an exciting end of the season,” said Ndebele.

All the PSL teams play their Week 28 matches tomorrow with leaders Chicken Inn involved in a tricky assignment against Tsholotsho FC at White City Stadium while FC Platinum travel to Harare for a date with third from bottom club Flame Lily.

Castle Lager Premier Soccer League fixtures
Today: Tsholotsho FC v Chicken Inn (White City), Flame Lily FC v FC Platinum (Lafarge), Caps United v How Mine (National Sports Stadium), Dongo Sawmill v Dynamos (Vengere), Chapungu v Triangle United (Ascot), Buffaloes v ZPC Kariba (Sakubva), Hwange v Highlanders (Colliery), Harare City v Whawha (Rufaro)

Matchday 29
Saturday, November 21: Chicken Inn v Harare City (Luveve, 3PM SuperSport), FC Platinum v Caps United (Mandava), ZPC Kariba v Hwange (Nyamhunga), Dynamos v Chapungu (Rufaro)
Sunday, November 22: How Mine v Dongo Sawmill (Luveve), Highlanders v Tsholotsho FC (Barbourfields, 3PM SuperSport), Whawha v Flame Lily (Ascot), Triangle United v Buffaloes (Gibbo)

Matchday 30
Saturday, November 28: Chapungu v How Mine (Ascot), Tsholotsho FC v Harare City (White City), Caps United v Whawha (National Sports Stadium), Flame Lily v Chicken Inn (Lafarge), Dongo Sawmill v FC Platinum (Vengere), Buffaloes v Dynamos (Sakubva)
Sunday, November 29: Hwange v Triangle United (Colliery), Highlanders v ZPC Kariba (Barbourfields)



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