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‘Do or die’ — that’s the motto of the MTN 8 competition. Believe it or not, but it fully corresponds to the tournament’s format and predestination. MTN 8 involves only the best clubs of the ABSA Premiership, and aims to define ‘the winner among the winners’. So, the tournament is a perfect opportunity to enjoy really qualitative football and to place winning bets.
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MTN 8 format
Every MTN 8 edition involves the best 8 clubs of the previous PSL season. The competition has a knockout format and consists of the three rounds. In the first stage (quarter-finals), teams play in pairs in the following order:
- 1st vs. 8th;
- 2nd vs. 7th;
- 3rd vs. 6th;
- 4th vs. 5th.
MTN 8 fixtures in quarter-finals are single-legged. In case of a draw, a penalty series decides the outcome of the match (without an extra time). The team from the higher position of the PSL table gets a home ground advantage.
The semi-finals are the 2nd stage of the MTN 8. In this round, the quarter-finals’ winners play in pairs in the following order:
- the winner of the 1st quarter-final with the winner of the 4th quarter-final;
- the winner of the 2nd quarter-final with the winner of the 3rd quarter-final.
The MTN 8 fixtures in semis are double-legged, and the penalty series is also the main tiebreaker.
At the conclusion of the tournament, two semi-finals’ winners play out the main title in the MTN 8 final. The final is a single-legged match, played on a neutral venue. The winning club gets a money prize of R8 million. As for the other participants of MTN 8, they also get a monetary compensation — R800 000.
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The most famous MTN 8 winners
The MTN 8 Cup competition was established in 1972. Since that time, 14 clubs in total have won the tournament’s main title. Among the most frequent MTN 8 winners are:
- Kaizer Chiefs — 15 titles (first in 1974, the most recent in 2014);
- Orlando Pirates — 9 titles (first in 1972, the most recent in 2011);
- Mamelodi Sundowns, Moroka Swallows, Bidvest Wits — 3 titles each.
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