Stars to meet Dolphins FC home for Nedbank Cup Keyona

Platinum Stars have been drawn at home with Limpopo side Dolphins FC in the first round of the 2012 Nedbank Cup.

The exact match date and venue is still to be determined by the PSL cup committee, but the fixtures kick-off on March 2.

Dikwena will face-off against a club that was only formed in 2009, and who have Joel Mongalo and former Orlando Pirates player Simon Makhubela as their co-coaches.

In other parts of the draw, defending champions Orlando Pirates will take on minnows eThekwini Coastal FC.

Kaizer Chiefs also have minnow opposition as they are home to Cape Town All Stars, while Mamelodi Sundowns are away at Powerlines FC.

There are three all-Premiership ties to be played as Maritzburg United host Bloemfontein Celtic, Moroka Swallows entertain BidVest Wits and AmaZulu will welcome Ajax Cape Town. There will also be a Witbank Derby as Mpumalanga Black Aces host Witbank Spurs.
National First Division side United FC will play the winner of the preliminary tie between Gauteng’s Vardas FC and one of the Eastern Cape duo of Umthatha Liverpool or A1 Stars FC, with those matches still to be played.

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