Baroka FC win PSL Q1
Baroka FC, the side that surprised many by summiting to the top of the Absa Premiership log standings in the early stages of the 2017/18 season, have been rewarded for their efforts.
Baroka FC have been declared as the Absa Premiership Quarter One winners.
They won Q1 with 16 points – beating Mamelodi Sundowns and SuperSport United who finished second and third. Mamelodi Sundowns finished on 15 points tied with SuperSport United but the former enjoyed a superior goal difference.
In the first quarter, Baroka FC won four matches and drew the same number of games without tasting defeat.
Baroka FC will receive R1, 5 million for winning Absa Premiership Quarter One.
This is the first Q-Innovation victory for Baroka FC since the inception of the Absa Premiership quarterly awards.
Q-innovation Fact Sheets:
Each side that wins a Quarter gets R1,5 million in prize money
Quarter One (8 Fixtures), Quarter Two (7 Fixtures), Quarter Three (8 Fixtures), Quarter Four (7 Fixtures)
Bidvest Wits won Absa Premiership Quarter One
Mamelodi Sundowns won Absa Premiership Quarter Two
Cape Town City won Absa Premiership Quarter Three
Polokwane City won Absa Premiership Quarter Four