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Updated on: 3 December 2019

 
 
 
 

Morning Stars FC result vs Police FC overturned by DC

The DC overturned the 0-0 result between Morning Stars FC and Police FC when it found the team guilty of playing an unregistered player for 3 matches.

They received a fine and had all matches where they gained points overturned.

The log has been amended accordingly.

Police FC Ladies fall short at RWL Playoffs

The Police FC Ladies team were contesting the SAFA Western Cape RWL playoffs in Mossel Bay this past weekend.

They did extremely well in their challenge, but was not to be. They lost 2 and drew 1. Better luck next season Ladies.

Standards FC replace Helderstroom FC in SAB League

Helderstroom FC have been replaced by Standards FC from the TWK LFA in the SAB League as determined through a sanction in the DC recently.

They will commence their football from Caledon Sports Grounds.

Police FC Ladies KO Champions

The SAFA Overberg Ladies KO Final was won by Police FC Ladies who defeated Lucky Girls FC 4-1 in a wet and windy day in Caledon. We will wish them well in their attempt at SASOL playoffs in Eden on 19 August 2019.

Regional Leagues Kick Off

The waiting is over. The excitement of the Nedbank and Premier Cups is past. Now the Regional Leagues prepare to show the wares of what is to come.

All matches start this weekend and will be humdingers of passionate football.

Nedbank Day of Finals

The Nedbank Cup lived up to its powerful name of high end football on Saturday 7 August 2019 in Kleinmond.

The Bowl Final was taken by Zama Zama FC who won by default against Peacemakers FC, 2-0.

The Plate Final was a battle between Ocean Stars FC and Professional Tigers FC which was determined by penalties after it ended 2-2. Ocean Stars FC took the trophy by 5-4.

The Shield Final was a pulsating match where Real Attackers FC challenged Home Defender FC. With home support from Kleinmond, Home Defender FC did enough to claim victiry when they scored 2 goals to nil.

The Trophy Final was an excting encounter between Police FC and eventual winner on penalties, I&J Express FC. With 5 minutes to go, Police FC were leading 2-0. I&J Express hit a purple patch and brought the game back to 2 all, and to be determined by penalties. I&J won 4-3 on penalties and go to the next round and represent the Overberg Region at Nedbank Cup playoffs.

Premier Cup Day of Finals

The Premier Cup was hosted by Kleinmond LFA for 2019, and they did not disappoint in any way. It was tremndously well hosted, and the spectators over the 2 days testified to this.

The Bowl Final was won by MP Saints FC who overcame Incredibles FC by 2-0.

The Plate Final was won by home team Amajence FC by default, with The Guys FC not arriving for the match.

The Shield Final was an all Kleinmond affair between Bumpers XI FC and Yizo Yizo FC, with Bumpers XI taking the trophy with a 2-1 victory.

The Trophy Final was between Police FC and MP City, to which a strong Police FC performance ensured their first silverware for the season. MP City FC never gave up and pusched the winners to the end.

Ladies KO Competition Looms

The Draw for the first Ladies League KO competition was done at Caledon Casino.

First Quarterfinal will have Grootbos Foundation hosting Siyadlala FC in Gansbaai on the 15th of September. The winner will face Police FC Ladies in the first semi final in Caledon the 24th of September. The second semi final will have Abagold Ladies FC hosting Lucky Girls FC in Mt Pleasant. The final will be the 29th September at Caledon Sports Grounds.

Police FC Ladies crowned SAFA Overberg Women's League Champions.

Congratulations to Police FC Ladies for winning the 2019 Season in SAFA Overberg Women's Football League.

Their victory over Abagold Ladies FC by 3-2 put them in an unassailable position with one more week of competitoin left.

Cup Competitions Grip the Region

The SAFA Overberg Nedbank and Premier Cups have gripped the Region thos weekend of 17/18 August.

The first round of matches will take place all over the region with the quarterfinals looming for Trophy and Plate competitions next weekend.

Mighty Ladies FC and Sabre Ladies withdrawn from Ladies League

The SAFA Overberg Ladies League has had to withdraw Mighty Ladies FC from further participation due to them not honoring a single match in the League as to date. Sabre Ladies FC from TWK has also withdrawn themselves.

The fixtures have been rescheduled to ensure matches are now more consistent.

Helderstroom FC fall short of ABC glory

Helderstroom FC, our 2018/2019 season league champions fell short of making the ABC Motsepe League the past weekend at the SAB Playoffs. With BArcelona FC (Central Karoo) and Young Pirates FC (CT) going through to the League.

They started of well enough by beatig Cape Winelands' Glen Eagles FC by 2-1. But then they ran into a rampant Young Pirates team who picked them apart by 10-1. Sadly, their heroics will be overshadowed by this result.

SAB U21 Trials a success

The SAFA Overberg SAB u21 trials took place in Kleinmond the weekend with the weather trying its best to dampen spirits. However, this was not to be as the players turned up to show their wares.

In all it is considered one of the strongest squads to be selected from the Region. They will compete at Provincial Trials in Eden Region soon.

SAFA Overberg acquire SASOL status

SAFA Overberg also acquired the status of a SASOL League team which will now play its football in the Region. LIDZ FC from Plettenberg Bay was bought over by Overberg club representatives (Pro Tigers FC & Salim Utd FC) and will be based in Hermanus. Trials for this team will take place on Saturday 22 June 2019 in Gansbaai.

SAB Top 8 goes to Police FC in epic final

The SAB Top 8 tournament took place in Gansbaai on Saturday 15 June where the best of Overberg competed for the last trophy of the season. The Top 8 tournament was designed for the League Winner to prepare themselves for the upcoming playoffs. To give them the toughest sendoff cometition can give them. And that was what happened.

The first round of quarterfinals laid the marker of what was to come. Salim United beat Zama Zama 3-2. Helderstroom FC beat Home Defender on penalties after a 1-1 draw. Ocean Stars FC went down 3-1 to I&J Express FC at Masakhane. Police FC won 2-0 on a default by Young Killers.

The semi finals were epic encounters. Police FC beat Salim United 2-0 to reach their first Top 8 final. Helderstroom FC were once again held to a 1-1 draw and had to face the prospect of penalties for the second match in a row. With I&J Express going all out to reach their first final. However, Helderstroom FC reached their second final by winning 3-1 on penalties.

The final was tense and the teams gave their all. Police FC scored first and the score remained 1-0 at half time. The teams attacked and counter attacked for the remaineder of the match. With 5 minutes to go, Police FC scored a second, with Helderstroom FC pulling one 1 back with 2 minutes to go. In the end, Police FC took the title in a breathtaking finale.

Swellendam LFA host Futsal in a Park

Swellendam LFA hosted a Futsal in a Park event in Bontebok park over the 15/16th June 2019 to great success.

Young Tigers win RPD Top 8

Congratulations to Young Tigers FC who won the inaugural Regional Premier Division Top 8 in Glaskasteel, Bredasdorp. They beat Bumpers XI FC from Kleinmond in the final on penalties. The match ended 2 all and was decided through penalties by which they won 4-1.

Ithemba Sporting win inaugural Regional Premier Division

Congratulations to Ithemba Sporting FC from Hermanus LFA who have won the inaugural SAFA Overberg Regional Premier Division. Their consistency and results have ensured that they overcame the opposition in this tough competition. Their reward will be a place in the SAB League in the 2019/2020 season.

Helderstroom FC wins SAB League

Congratulations to Helderstroom FC for winning the SAFA Overberg SAB League. They received their trophy after defeating Solyx United FC 3-2 in Gansbaai.

The trophy was handed over by REC member Alex Kralo after their final league match. They will now proceed to the SAB League Playoffs for a chance to reach the ABC Motsepe League.

The playoffs will be the weekend of 8/9 June in Beaufort West. We wish them all the best.

Ladies League kicks off

The SAFA Overberg Regional Ladies League kicked off this weekend and the gauntlet has already been thrown down in the challenge for the title.

Abagold Ladies FC gained their first 3 points when Siyadlala FC defaulted on them. Police FC Ladies beat Sabre Girls FC 16-0 in Caledon on Saturday. Their intentions for league honors revealed.

Regional Tournaments a Success

On Saturday 27 April 2019, Gansbaai was the hosting town for the inaugural SAFA Overberg Veterans and Women's Football Tournaments, which was a resounding success.

Sporting Stars FC, the 2018 Cape Winelands Regional Champions won the Women's Tournament when they beat Siyadlala FC 5-3 on penalties after a closely fought 1 all draw.

West End FC beat Central AFC in the Veterans final 2-0 to take the inaugural crown.

Regional Top 8 Tournaments appointed

The Regional Top 8 Tournaments have been determined and the venues appointed.

The SAB Top 8 Tournament will be hosted at Gansbaai on Saturday 1 June 2019.

The RPD Top 8 will be hosted in Glaskasteel on Sunday 2 June 2019.

Cape Agulhas LFA kick off season

The Cape Agulhas LFA has kicked off the past weekend with 13 teams participating for the League Championship title.

Their results and log standing can be viewed on the website.

Launch of the SODT Event (postponed)

Regional Member appointed to serve on Provincial Counsel

REC member and Regional Treasurer, Mr Thabiso Daniel Maleke, and Chairperson of the TWK LFA, was recently appointed to serve as the Sports, Art and Culture reprsentative on the Western Cape Provincial Council on AIDS.

Mr Maleke will form part of a select group of individuals who were hand picked for the task.

The Council was established by Cabinet to oversee the implementation of the multi-sector response to HIV, STIs and TB. He will serve a 5 year term on the Council.

Congratulations Mr Maleke, we are proud of your achievement and recognition.

DC suspends FC Young Lions and Caledon Stars FC in RPD

The DC has suspended two Regional Premier Division teams from further participation due to the amount of defaults they have accrued.

FC Young Lions from Swellendam and Caledon Stars from TWk have been handed down that sanction.

Regional Leagues Continue

The SAFA Overberg SAB and RPD LEagues will continue as from this weekend of the 19/20 Janaury. Exciting fixtures are revealing themselves.

Festive Season Break

The SAFA Overberg regional Leagues will take a break over the festive season and restart on the weekend of 19 January 2019 again.

Successfull D License Coaching Course hosted

The SAFA Overberg Region hosted its D-license Coaching Course from 13 to 17 December at the Caledon Sports Grounds with great success. PTOs were Thabo Mngomeni (former Bafana Bafana player) and Boebie Williams.

Seven Stars FC withdraw from SAB League

It is with sad news that we have to announce the withdrawal of Seven Stars FC from th SAB League due to financial constraints.

The team from Napier, in the Cape Agulhas LFA, has been competing since 2017/2018 season and managed to survive their first year. However, the demaqnds of travelling has forced them to shut their doors as sponosrships are not easy to come by.

Their outstanding first round fixtures will be marked as defaults, with the second round matches being cancelled and withdrawn from the fixtures.

 
 
 
 
 
SAB 2019/2020 Season Quick Log
Nr Club Pts
01 Police FC 30
02 Zama Zama FC 26
03 Early Birds FC 24
04 I&J Express FC 21
05 Salim United FC 19
06 Ocean Stars FC 18
07 Young Tigers FC 16
08 Peacemakers FC 16
09 Home Defender FC 15
10 Ithemba Sporting FC 13
11 Young Killers FC 13
12 Solyx United FC 10
13 Standards FC 9
14 Real Attackers FC 9
15 Professional Tigers FC 7
16 Morning Stars FC 4
SAB 2019/2020 Season Quick Log
Nr Club Pts
01 Bumpers XI FC 26
02 Seven Aces FC 25
03 Police FC 24
04 Cape United FC 22
05 Blackpool FC 19
06 The Guys FC 19
07 Home Defender FC 18
08 MP City FC 17
09 Overberg FC 15
10 Amajence FC 14
11 Mountain Birds FC 13
12 Mt Pleasant Saints FC 11
13 Young Defender FC 10
14 Yizo Yizo FC 4
15 Incredibles FC 4
16 Home Stars FC 0