Outjo Football Academy stretched their lead at the top of the Kunene Second Division table to 12 points with a 2-0 victory over Sixty Eleven in a match played in Outjo on Saturday.
The lead came after second-placed PUBS drew 2-2 with third-placed Young Eagles on Saturday in Okaukuejo.
With five matches remaining, Outjo only need six points to be crowned league champions or for PUBS to lose one game.
Outjo scored first through the boot of captain Edrigu #Gaeseb in the 12th minute for a 1-0 lead at half-time.
Deep into the second half, they found the net again through Pulan ||Gowaseb in the 77th minute for a 2-0 victory, taking them a step closer to the league title.
In other Round 17 matches played on Saturday, Kunene Namibian Police Force were held to a goalless draw at home in Opuwo by visiting Gariseb Orlando Pirates, while in Ombika Etosha United defeated Bethlehem Boys 2-0.
In Kamanjab, visiting Robber Chanties from Khorixas took points in a walkover against home team Revengers, who did not turn up for a third consecutive match and risk being expelled from the league.
Robber Chanties were awarded three goals and three points.
Also in Kamanjab at the Kamanjab Combined School Stadium, Green Dangers drew one-all with visitors, Black Africa Warriors.
- Title: Outjo Football Academy move 12 points clear
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