If any pundit was dreaming of a Mbabane derby between archrivals Highlanders and Swallows in the SMVAF Ingwenyama Cup semi-final, he will have to pray for such in the final, that is if both sides evade defeat against Malanti Chiefs and Young Buffaloes respectively.
This is how Monday morning draw left the four semi finalists paired for the two games set for Somhlolo National Stadium on Sunday.
The Mbabane Derby is undoubtedly the country’s biggest fixture drawing probably the largest attendance and providing the thrills, spills and everything in between and having with the MTN Premier League of Eswatini’s two doses this cup remains the last hope for another dose.
Chasing on their first trophy in five years, Mbabane Highlanders and Malanti Chiefs will break the ice in a 13:15hrs kick off before Mbabane Swallows take on Young Buffaloes at 15:30hrs with provision for extra time and penalty shootout.
2018/19 SMVAF Ingwenyama Cup Semi-Finals pairing
Mbabane Swallows Vs Young Buffaloes
Mbabane Highlanders Vs Malanti Chiefs
Mouthwatering clashes for the football loving people of Eswatini.