Following the conclusion of the 2020/21 DStv Premiership season, the first round matches for next season’s MTN8 tournament have been confirmed.
The top seven teams in this season’s log were decided prior to kick-off in Saturday’s final round of matches.
Kaizer Chiefs, thanks to Samir Nurkovic, secured the eighth and final spot thanks to a 1-0 win over TS Galaxy.
That leaves us with the following matches in the first round of next season’s MTN8 tournament:
Mamelodi Sundowns (1st) v Kaizer Chiefs (8th)
AmaZulu (2nd) v Cape Town City FC (7th)
Orlando Pirates (3rd) v Swallows (6th)
Golden Arrows (4th) v SuperSport United (5th)
The dates and venues will be confirmed in the coming weeks and months.
Orlando Pirates are the defending champions having beaten Bloemfontein Celtic 2-1 in last season’s final.