Nedbank Cup preliminary draw confirmed

The preliminary draw of the first-ever Nedbank Cup took place at the Premier Soccer League (PSL) offices in Parktown - Johannesburg - on Wednesday afternoon.

Eight teams from the Mvela Golden League and another eight from the South African Football Association (SAFA) League will clash at the end of this month in this, the preliminary stage.

The winners of this first round will face teams from the PSL's Absa Premiership in the next knockout stage.

Here is the outcome of the preliminary draw:
(Home team first)

Winners Park v Bay United

Maritzburg United  v African Warriors

University of PTA v Nathi Lions

Witbank Spurs v Ikapa Sporting

Durb Stars v Hannover Park

FC AK v Western Province Utd

Garankuwa Utd v Mpumalanga Black Aces

Dynamos v FC Cape Town

Games to be played on the weekend of January 25/26/27, 2008

- Oersen back in training
- Inclement weather grounds 'Birds'
- Mphahlele passes Matric
- Swallows fly with Sparrow
- 'Birds' mourn Goitseone
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February 13
Absa Premiership:
Swallows v Pirates
KO: 7.30pm
Venue: Germiston Stadium

February 20
Absa Premiership:
Swallows v Santos
KO: 7.30pm
Venue: Germiston Stadium

December 21
Absa Premiership:
Lost 0-1 v Wits
Venue: BidVest Stadium

December 16
Absa Premiership:
Won 3-2 v AmaZulu
Venue: Germiston Stadium

December 12
Absa Premiership:
Won 2-0 v FS Stars
Venue: Goble Park

December 9
Absa Premiership:
Won 6-2 P Stars
Venue: Germiston Stadium

What did you think of Swallows' performance against Platinum Stars?

The guys were marvellous!
Very good indeed
We need more peformances like this one