Five picks from CLPSL Match-day 34

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The curtain came down on an eventful 2017 Castle Lager Premier Soccer League season on Saturday.

There was a major twist at the bottom end on the last day while a long standing record was broken.

Soccer24 looks at five biggest moments happened during match-day 34

51 year old record broken
A long standing record was broken on Saturday when FC Platinum became the first team based outside Harare and Bulawayo to win the league since 1966. The last team to achieve that feat was St Paul Musami of Murewa.

FC Platinum crowned champions
FC Platinum were crowned champions after they beat Chapungu 2-0 to finish the season on top with 72 points. This was their first championship ever.

Sianchali’s  fantastic four
Newman Sianchali ended his season on high note when he scored four goals on Saturday against Bantu Rovers. His double brace helped Bulawayo City  survive relegation on the last day.

Hwange, Harare City relegated
Harare City will represent Zimbabwe in the 2018 CAF Confederation Cup playing in division one after they were relegated on the last day together with Hwange. They joined Tsholotsho and Bantu Rovers who were relegated before the final match-day.

Bulawayo City’s sweet escape
Bulawayo City survived relegation on the last day when they beat Bantu Rovers 5-0. They finished the season with 39 points, one place above the relegation zone