Sundowns crash out of Telkom Knockout

While they threw everything they had at Supersport United, they lost 3-1 on penalties.

Mamelodi Sundowns lost to SuperSport United in the Telkom Knockout quarter-final at Lucas Moripe Stadium on Saturday 11 November 2016. Picture: Twitter.

JOHANNESBURG - Mamelodi Sundowns have crashed out of the Telkom Knockout quarter-final at Lucas Moripe Stadium.

While they threw everything they had at SuperSport United, they lost 3-1 on penalties after their match ended goalless.

Sundowns recently beat Zamalek of Egypt 3-0 in the first leg of the CAF Champions League final at Lucas Moripe Stadium, which was described as one of the finest displays in a continental football final. Sundowns lost the second leg in Egypt 1-0, but won the title 3-1 on aggregate.

Elsewhere, Orlando Pirates beat Highlands Park 2-1 at the Highlands Park at Orlando Stadium on Saturday - advancing to the semi-finals of the Telkom Knockout Cup.

While Cape Town City FC progressed after winning 4-3 against Baroka FC at the New Peter Mokaba Stadium on Saturday.

Today Chiefs take on FS Stars at 3pm.

(Edited by Shimoney Regter)