The stage is set for the SAFA Second DivisionABC Motsepe League play-offs following a draw that was conducted at the Marine Parade Garden Court in Durban on Monday evening.
Nine teams will battle it out for promotion to the National First Division (NFD), South Africa’s second tier division.
The teams are divided into two groups – Group A with five teams while there will be four teams in Group B.
Group winners will automatically be promoted to the National First Division (NFD), South African soccer’s second tier. The overall winner will walk away with a whopping R1 million while the runners up will receive R500 000.
The play-offs kick off on Tuesday morning, 22 July 2014, at the SJ Smith Stadium, with the first game of the day scheduled for 09H00, followed by a further three matches at 11H00, 13H00 and 15H00.
Day two, on Wednesday 23 July 2014, will also take place at the SJ Smith Stadium, while
day three, four and five will see the action shifted to the King Zwelithini Stadium in Umlazi.
The final will be staged on Sunday, 27 July 2014 and the winner will be crowned overall SAFA Second Division champions for 2014.
The draw is as follows:
Day 1 (Tuesday, 22 July 2014 – SJ Smith Stadium)
09H00: Magesi FC (Limpopo) v Highlands Park (Gauteng)
11H00: Sibanye Golden Stars (Free State) v Cape Town All Stars (Western Cape)
13H00: Steach United (Northern Cape) v Natal UnitedKings United (KZN)
15H00: Shining Stars (North West) v Angavu Stars (Eastern Cape)
Day 2 (Wednesday, 23 July 2014 – SJ Smith Stadium)
09H00: Cape Town All Stars v Angavu Stars
11H00: Magesi FC v Natal UnitedKings United
13H00: Shining Stars v Apollo Phiva Young Stars (Eastern Cape)
15H00: Steach United v Highlands Park
Day 3 (Thursday, 24 July 2014 – King Zwelithini Stadium)
11H00: Highlands Park v Natal UnitedKings United
11H00: Steach United v Magesi FC
14H00: Angavu Stars v Sibanye Golden Stars
14H00: Apollo Phiva Young Stars v Cape Town All Stars
Day 4 (Friday, 25 July 2014 – King Zwelithini Stadium)
13H00: Cape Town All Stars v Shining Stars
13H00: Apollo Phiva Young Stars v Sibanye Golden Stars
Day 5 (Sunday, 27 July – King Zwelithini Stadium)
Source : South African Football Association