Good start for 'Junior Birds'

The Moroka Swallows Under-15 and Under-17 teams have started their bid to win the Sakh'abanqobi (meaning: creating winners) Youth Tournament Cup on a positive note.

Both sides won their opening matches in the annual event.

The 'Beautiful Birds' Under-17 side walloped FC Chesmas with a 3-0 score, whilst their Under-15 counterparts gave Mzimuhle FC a 5-0 walloping.

Both Swallows sides will boosted by the return of Sibusiso Mlaba, Evert Valiapis, Kelly Varner and Nkosana Mahalamba from trials at the Brad Friedel Academy in the United States on Tuesday, June 27.

The rest of Monday's results are as follows:

Group A:

Westville Boys 0 Van Gils 1

Simple Yellow 1 Mondeor Meteors 0

FC Chesmas 0 Westville Boys 1

Van Gils 3 Simple Yellow 1

Group B:

Silver Stars 9 Blackburn Hunters 0

Bosveld 2 Graca Juniors 3

Silver Stars 0 Motupa Dev. 0

Group C:

Sundowns FC vs Chesmas Under-17 (Walkover in favour of Sundowns)

Majola 1 Protea Lotus Utd 0

Limpopo Academy 1 Ajax Eldos 0

Sundowns 4 Protea Lotus Utd 0

Majola 2 Limpopo Academy 0

FC Chesmas 4 Ajax Eldos 2

Group D:

SuperSport-Feyernoord vs Bethani Young Tigers (Walkover in favour of SuperSport)

Jacaranda Callies 1 Royal Coastal 0

Future Boys 0 United Scientist 2

Hammanskraal 0 SuperSport-Feyernoord 8

Bethani Young Tigers 1 Jacaranda Callies 2

Royal Coastal 8 Future Boys 1

Please click here to view the Fixture List for the rest of the tournament.

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Sunday, September 24
SAA Supa 8 Semi-final
Swallows v Kaizer Chiefs
Venue: ABSA Stadium

Saturday, September 30
Castle Premiership
Ajax v Moroka Swallows
Venue: Newlands Stadium

Sunday, October 15
Castle Premiership
Moroka Swallows v Cosmos
Venue: Germiston Stadium

Sunday, October 22
Castle Premiership
Arrows v Moroka Swallows
Venue: King Zwelithini

Sunday, September 17
Castle Premiership
0-0 vs Benoni P. United
Venue: Meadowlands Stadium

Wednesday, September 13
Castle Premiership (POSTPONED)
Moroka Swallows vs Orlando Pirates
Venue: Germiston Stadium

Sunday, September 10
Castle Premiership
1-0 vs Silver Stars
Venue: Royal Bafokeng Stadium

Saturday, August 26
Castle Premiership
0-2 vs Black Leopards
Venue: Thohoyandou Stadium

Sunday, August 20
SAA Supa 8 Q/F
2-1 vs Silver Stars
Venue: Germiston Stadium

Will Moroka Swallows win the SAA Supa 8?