YOUNG BUFFALOES FC BECOMES THE 2ND TEAM TO WIN THE SMVA INGWENYAMA CUP
The army side, Young Buffaloes FC has become the 2nd team to win the SMVA Ingwenyama Cup competition. This marked the end of the total dominance of Mbabane Swallows FC who had won this Majestic competition in 3 successive football season since it inaugural implementation. Young Buffaloes won this title at the expense of Mbabane Highlanders FC whom they walloped by 3-0.
For their efforts, the army side got a floating trophy plus E1.2 Million. There were other winners on the day as there were several champions even on the cultural category as this tournament perfectly blends football and culture. The patron of the SMVA Ingwenyama Cup also witnessed the final event of the 4th edition of this unique tournament. Also present during this event was the former President of the Republic of South Africa, Dr. Jacob Zuma. Now it still remain to be seen if Young Buffaloes will continue with the same championship trend of this tournament just like the former champions who were able to defend it for two consecutive football seasons which made the Mbabane based side to permanently keep the trophy.
Buckle it up, the game is on!!!