The defending champions East End Lions are out of the championship race when they lost to Wusum Stars of Makeni yesterday in Makeni by two goals giving them seven wins in the league.
They have now secured 30 points from 22 matches which have now placed them in six position ahead of Kamboi Eagles with 4 matches remaining. This particular defeat is the second defeat suffered by the defending champions East End Lions in space of six days which has affected their chance of retaining the trophy.
During the first leg they lost to East End Lions at the National Stadium by two goals to nil (2-0) that is why they came very strong for revenge.
And on Sunday East End lions will be playing against Ports Authority at the National Stadium and if they fail to win they will automatically be in third position swapping places with Ports Authority.
At the National Stadium, Blackpool defeated Gem Stars of Tongo by three goals to one(3-1) they have now secured 34 points from 20 matches with 6 more matches to go while Gem stars who is at the bottom of the table has played 22 games securing 7 points.
They are the only team in the premier league yet to register a win so far. The league will continue on Friday with FC Kallon hosting Kamboi Eagles and a win for FC Kallon will put them in a more comfortable position.
149 games have so far been played with 33 matches remaining; 51 home wins 37 away wins with 225 goals scored.