Cosmos can thank Tshepo Moloto for the point when he got the equalizer in the 91st minute after Bongani Khumalo gave United the lead.
There was little goalmouth action until the 25th minute when United’ Katlego Mashego crossed the ball from the right only for Daine Klaite’s close-range shot to be well saved by keeper Avril Phali.
In the 56th minute United took the lead when a Klate free-kick was headed into the goal by Khumalo.
In the 80th minute Cosmos came close to equalising when a Sydney Plaatjies free-kick thundered against the bar.
The equalizer came in the 91st minute when United’s defence failed to clear the ball only substitute Tshepo Moloto to take advantage and score with a shot.
The result sees United near the top of the table on 31 points while Cosmos remain near the bottom on 15 points.