Swaziland - List of Cup Winners


Main Cup Tournament

1980    Bulembu Young Aces
1981
1982    Bulembu Young Aces 
1983    Mbabane Highlanders
1984    Manzini Wanderers
1985    Mbabane Highlanders
BP Challenge Cup
1986    Mbabane Swallows                   bt  Manzini Wanderers
1987    Moneni Pirates (Manzini)           bt  Denver Sundowns
1988    Moneni Pirates (Manzini)
1989    Denver Sundowns
1990    Mbabane Highlanders
1991    Denver Sundowns 
1992    Denver Sundowns                    2-0 Royal Leopards
1993    Eleven Men in Flight (Siteki)      2-1 Denver Sundowns
1994
1995    Mhlambanyatsi Rovers
1996    Eleven Men in Flight (Siteki) (?)
1997    Mbabane Highlanders
1998    
1999    Mbabane Highlanders
2000    Mhlume United
2001    Eleven Men in Flight (Siteki)      1-1 Mbabane Swallows        [4-3 pen]    
MTN Cup
2002      Eleven Men in Flight (Siteki) reached final
2003
Swazi Bank Cup
2004    Green Mamba (Matsapha)             5-1 Denver Sundowns
2005    Hub Sundowns                       2-0 Malanti Chiefs
2006    Mbabane Swallows                   1-0 Malanti Chiefs          [aet]
2007    Royal Leopards                     1-0 Manzini Sundowns
2008    Malanti Chiefs                     2-1 Royal Leopards
2009    Mbabane Highlanders                2-1 Manzini Wanderers
2010    Mbabane Highlanders                1-0 Umbelebele/Jomo Cosmos
2011    Royal Leopards                     4-3 Mhlambanyatsi Rovers    [aet]
2012    Green Mamba (Matsapha)             3-1 Mbabane Highlanders 
2013    Mbabane Swallows                   5-3 Malanti Chiefs          [aet]
 
Number of Wins (30 known since 1980)

 7 Mbabane Highlanders

 4 Eleven Men in Flight (Siteki)

 3 Denver Sundowns (Manzini) [renamed Manzini Sundowns in 2005]
   Mbabane Swallows
   
 2 Bulembu Young Aces
   Green Mamba (Matsapha)
   Moneni Pirates (Manzini)
   Royal Leopards   

 1 Hub Sundowns
   Malanti Chiefs  
   Manzini Wanderers
   Mhlambanyatsi Rovers
   Mhlume United 

Number of Wins Swazi Bank Cup (since 2004; 10 editions; lost finals between square brackets):

 2 [ 1] Mbabane Highlanders  
 2 [ 1] Royal Leopards  
 2      Green Mamba (Matsapha)
 2      Mbabane Swallows 

 1 [ 3] Malanti Chiefs   
 1      Hub Sundowns   

   [ 1] Denver Sundowns
   [ 1] Manzini Sundowns 
   [ 1] Manzini Wanderers
   [ 1] Mhlambanyatsi Rovers  
   [ 1] Umbelebele/Jomo Cosmos

Other Cup Tournaments

Trade Fair Cup
1984    Manzini Wanderers
1985    Manzini Wanderers
1986    Manzini Wanderers
1987-91   not known
1992    Denver Sundowns
1993    Manzini Wanderers                  3-0 Ubombo Flyers
1994    final losers: Green Mamba
1996    Manzini Wanderers                  3-1 Eleven Men in Flight 
1997    Mbabane Swallows                   1-0 Eleven Men in Flight 
1998    Denver Sundowns                    0-0 Royal Leopards          [4-3 pen]
1999    Mbabane Highlanders                1-0 Mbabane Swallows
2000    Manzini Wanderers                  1-0 Mbabane Highlanders
2001    Green Mamba                        4-2 Mbabane Swallows
2002    Mhlambanyatsi Rovers               3-1 Manzini Wanderers
2003    Green Mamba                        1-0 Mbabane Swallows
2004    Royal Leopards                     1-1 Manzini Wanderers       [5-4 pen]
2005    Green Mamba                        0-0 Mbabane Swallows        [4-3 pen]
2006    Manzini Sundowns                   4-3 Mbabane Highlanders
2007    Mbababe Swallows                   1-0 Young Buffaloes         [aet]
PLS Cup
2008    Umbelebele/Jomo Cosmos             1-0 Mbabane Highlanders 
2009-11   not held
2012    Mbabane Swallows                   2-0 Young Buffaloes        

Trade Fair Cup (2nd division)
2005    Illovo FC                          2-0 KoNtshingila United 
2006    RSSC United                        3-0 Umbelebele/Jomo Cosmos

Top-8 Cup
1994    Denver Sundowns
1995    Moneni Pirates                     2-0 Mhlume United FC
1996-99   not known
not held since 2000

Charity Shield
1992    Denver Sundowns 
Swazi Paper Mills Champion of Champions
1993    Mbabane Swallows                   5-0 Manzini Wanderers
Charity Cup
1996    Eleven Men in Flight
1998    Mbabane Highlanders                2-0 Mbabane Swallows
1999    Mbabane Swallows (played in leage format)
2000    Denver Sundowns
Baphalali Charity Cup
2001    Nkomazi Sundowns                   2-0 Young Buffaloes    

Swazi Telecom Charity Cup
2002    Manzini Wanderers                  1-1 Royal Leopards          [5-3 pen] 
2003    Manzini Wanderers                  2-0 Mbabane Swallows
2004    Mbabane Swallows                   1-0 Mbabane Highlanders
2005    Manzini Wanderers                  1-0 Mbabane Highlanders
2006    Royal Leopards                     3-1 Mbabane Swallows
2007    Mbabane Highlanders                abd Manzini Wanderers       [abandoned at 2-0 in 75'] 
2008    Mbabane Highlanders                0-0 Mbabane Swallows        [5-4 pen]
2009    Moneni Pirates                     2-1 Mbabane Highlanders             
2010    Mbabane Highlanders                1-0 Manzini Wanderers

NB: 2002 edition was the first; presumably successor of the (Baphalali) 
    Charity Cup; participation is by vote; in all seasons 2002-2009, 3 of
    the 4 places went to Mbabane Highlanders, Mbabane Swallows and Manzini
    Wanderers

Number of Wins (9; lost finals between square brackets)

 3 [ 3] Mbabane Highlanders
 3 [ 2] Manzini Wanderers

 1 [ 3] Mbabane Swallows
 1 [ 1] Royal Leopards
 1      Moneni Pirates

Sappi/Usuthu Challenge Cup
2002    Mhlambanyatsi Rovers               4-1 Bhunya Black Aces


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Sources: [Oli 95], [Ric 99], [Tra 02]

Thanks to Barry Baker

Prepared and maintained by Hans Schöggl for the Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation

Author: Hans Schöggl
Last updated: 11 Apr 2013

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