IT was a disappointing end to the Zafa Premier log on Saturday when three teams failed to honour their fixtures.
Santos and Golden Brothers, who would have been relegated even if they had won, failed to turn up for their matches against Eleven Angels and Juventus respectively.
Bubs were safe from relegation but did not honour their match against Ghetto XI.
Meanwhile Nubs were crowned champions when they beat Leeds United 2-0.
Young Romans finished second, three points behind Nubs, after beating Brazil Brothers 2-0.
Eleven Angels and Young Professionals tied for third.
Professionals drew 2-2 with United Comrades in their final fixture.
Results: Seven United 4 Zama-Zama 0, Eleven Angels w/o Santos, Ghetto X1 w/o Bubs, Continental Express 2 Dynamos 2, Brazil Brothers 0 Young Romans 2, United Comrades 2 Young Professionals 2, Nubs 2 Leeds United 0, Juventus w/o Golden Brothers.
LITTLE Birds came to within one point of Shinning Stars when they beat the log-leaders 3-2 on Saturday.
However, Stars thrashed Golden Aces 4-1 on Sunday to retain the three-point gap after Birds were held to a goalless draw by Real Crusaders in their second match.
Swartkops United tied with Kuyasa United in third place when they beat Zwide Celtic 3-1. Kuyasa had a bye.
In the First Division, Strikers United retained top spot despite being held to a 1-1 draw by Shinning Stars B.
Camper United beat Young Killers 2-1 to draw level with them in second place.
Zwifa Premier League: Manchester City 2 Real Crusaders 4, Little Birds 3 Shinning Stars 2, Major Chiefs 1 Real Dodgers 0, Young Stars 1 Gal City 3, Golden Aces 1 Young Brothers 1, Major Chiefs 2 Young Brothers 0, Morning Stars 1 Zwide Pirates 2, Zwide Celtics 1 Swartkops 3, Real Crusaders 0 Little Birds 0, Golden Aces 0 Shinning Stars 4.
First Division: Upper United 0 Umanyano Stars 2, Zwide Celtics B 2 Rolihlahla Leven 8, Shinning Stars B 1 Strikers United 1, Hungry Lion 2 Manchester City B 1, Camper United 2 Young Killers 1. – Mogan Segadavan