Marumo Gallants’ Relegation Woes Deepen After Defeat to Casric Stars in Motsepe Foundation Championship

Marumo Gallants’ Relegation Woes Deepen After Defeat to Casric Stars in Motsepe Foundation Championship

Marumo Gallants faced a setback in their battle against relegation after succumbing to a 2-1 defeat against Casric Stars in a Motsepe Foundation Championship match held at Isak Steyl Stadium.

This loss extended Gallants’ winless streak to four matches, with their last league victory dating back to February 14, 2024, against Venda FC.

Gallants’ Position in the Championship Table

Following the defeat to Casric Stars, the Limpopo-based team slid to 15th place in the Motsepe Foundation Championship table.

With 20 points accumulated from 22 matches, Gallants find themselves tied on points with Platinum City Rovers, who occupy the bottom position in the standings.

Challenges for Bahlabane Ba Ntwa

Bahlabane Ba Ntwa, in their inaugural season in the second tier after relegation from the DStv Premiership, faces an uphill battle to avoid further relegation.

The team’s struggle to secure points and climb the table underscores the competitive nature of the championship.

Other Matches and Standings

Elsewhere in the championship, Magesi FC bolstered their bid for automatic promotion to the Premiership with a convincing 3-1 win over Pretoria Callies.

Sitting atop the league standings with 42 points from 22 matches, Magesi FC remains unbeaten in the New Football Division since the beginning of 2024.

Additionally, Venda FC celebrated a significant 4-2 victory over Black Leopards in the Vhembe derby, propelling them to 13th place in the standings with 25 points.

The win provides Venda FC with a buffer against relegation as they strive to maintain their position in the championship.

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