National Cup

The National Cup competition was originally known as the Life Challenge Cup. It’s held at the end of the season. Kaizer Chiefs won the Life Challenge Cup for the first time in 1971, beating Orlando Pirates after extra...

National Cup competition: 13

The National Cup competition was originally known as the Life Challenge Cup. It’s held at the end of the season. Kaizer Chiefs won the Life Challenge Cup for the first time in 1971, beating Orlando Pirates after extra time. Since, Amakhosi won the National Cup, under its various names, another 12 times. The cup is based on the English FA Cup format and it’s called Nedbank Cup since 2008.

Since 1971. Known as the Life Challenge Cup (NPSL, 1971-1975), Benson & Hedges Trophy (NPSL, 1976-1977), Mainstay Cup (NPSL, 1978-1987), BobSave Super Bowl (1988-2001), Absa Cup (2003-2007), Nedbank Cup (2008- )

Life Challenge Cup

1971:     Kaizer Chiefs 2-2 (0-1) Orlando Pirates (aet)

Replay: Kaizer Chiefs 2-1 (2-1) Orlando Pirates

1972:     Kaizer Chiefs 4-1 (2-0) Zulu Royals

Benson & Hedges Trophy

1976:     Kaizer Chiefs 1-0 (1-0) Orlando Pirates

1977:     Kaizer Chiefs 1-0 (0-0) Orlando Pirates

Mainstay Cup

1979:     Kaizer Chiefs 3-3 (aet) Highlands Park

Replay: Kaizer Chiefs 2-0 Highlands Park

1981:      Kaizer Chiefs 1-1 (aet) Orlando Pirates

Replay:  Kaizer Chiefs 3-1 Orlando Pirates

1982:      Kaizer Chiefs 2-1 African Wanderers

1984:      Kaizer Chiefs 1-0 Orlando Pirates

1987:      Kaizer Chiefs 1-0 AmaZulu

Bob Save Super Bowl

1992:      Kaizer Chiefs 2-1 Jomo Cosmos

2000:     Kaizer Chiefs 1-0 (1-0) Mamelodi Sundowns

Absa Cup

2006:      Kaizer Chiefs 0-0 Orlando Pirates

                 Kaizer Chiefs won 5-3 on penalties.

Nedbank Cup

2012/13   Kaizer Chiefs 1-0 (0-0) SuperSport United