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CrackiT books date with GU in last 16

13 Mar 2023

Following a 2-0 triumph over Broadhurst  United  on Sunday March 12 at the SSG  grounds, CrackiT City Polar will go head-to-head with Gaborone  United in the  Orange FA Cup last 16.

Second half goals from Onalethata Khuta and Thabo Phatsima sealed victory for the Ramonaka based Debswana First Division South outfit, keeping their FA Cup adventure alive and booking a date with the  defending champions for a  quarterfinal slot.

For GU, it was blood, sweat and tears to reach the last 16 as they pulled off a 4-2 victory against a resilient Eleven Angels on penalties.

The Orange FA Cup last 16 draw also pitted Township Rollers against  struggling Prisons XI. 

Rollers defeated Super Stars United 3-0 at the Sam Sono Stadium in Selebi Phikwe to qualify for the next stage while Prisons eliminated URI Black Forest with a solitary goal.

The blockbuster tie between Jwaneng Galaxy and Morupule Wanderers will indisputably headline the last 16 fixture list.

Galaxy thumped Serowe based FC  Masterpiece  10-2 to advance to the next  round while Morupule Wanderers were held to maginal  1-0  victory against  Lokgwabe United.  

In other last 16 draws, Mogoditshane Fighters  will take  on MR  Highlanders  while BDF  XI will  play  host to Notwane.

Notwane  reached the  last 16 after eliminating  Ncojane  FC  1-0 through Thato Goitsemang strike while  BDF XI  had to dig deep  against  Sua Flamingoes narrowly  winning  2-1.

Relegation threatened Extension Gunners will host high flying Orapa United while Masitaoka has  been  drawn against  Matebele.

A mouth-watering encounter between Mochudi  Center Chiefs  and  Security  System  will conclude the  last 16 fixture  list.  

Magosi proceeded to the  next stage  of the competition following  a  1-0  victory  against VTM while  Systems  saw off Tsabong-based Black Rangers  2-1.

 Dates  and venues  for all  the last 16  encounters are yet  to be  announced. Ends

Source : BOPA

Author : Thato Mosinyi

Location : GABORONE

Event : Orange FA Cup 2023

Date : 13 Mar 2023