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Phakaaathi Reporter
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11 Feb 2017
8:53 pm

Blow by blow: Maritzburg vs Kaizer Chiefs

Phakaaathi Reporter

Maritzburg United welcome Kaizer Chiefs to the Harry Gwala Stadium in an Absa Premiership clash.

Siphiwe Tshabalala celebrates his goal with teammates during the Absa Premiership match between Kaizer Chiefs and Free State Stars at FNB Stadium on February 07, 2017 in Johannesburg, South Africa. (Photo by Lefty Shivambu/Gallo Images)

– full time: Maritzburg United 1-2 Kaizer Chiefs 

– 90′ 3 minutes of added time will be played

– 89′ United get a free kick outside of the penalty box but it is cleared away eventually

– 83′ Tshabalala’s set piece is wide at goal

– 81′ Mathoho is booked for time wasting

– 80′ Tshabalala scores. Maritzburg United 1-2 Kaizer Chiefs 

– 77′ Paez shot is wide at goal

– 75′ Mokate grabs the equaliser. Maritzburg United 1-1 Kaizer Chiefs 

– 72′ free kick cross cleared

– 69′ Van Wyk comes on in place of Mekoa

– 64′ Paez cross cut back into the box is cleared

– 60′ On comes Paez for Chirambadare

– 57′ Parker’s shot is saved

– 55′ Shandu puts the ball wide at goal as he tries to find the equaliser

– 49′ Katsande connects with Maluleka’s cross to hand Chiefs the lead. Maritzburg United 0-1 Kaizer Chiefs 

– 47′ comfortable save for Khune in the box

– second half is underway

– half time: Maritzburg United 0-0 Kaizer Chiefs 

– 42′ Mathoho’s header is wide at goal

– 32′ excellent diving header from Mathoho to concede a corner

– 25′ MAboe’s shot is wide at goal

– 22′ Chiefs’ free kick effort is cleared

– 18′ Khune diving to stop Mokate’s shot

– 13′ Chirambadare can’t pick out a teammate in the box

– 10′ Chiefs on the attack in the opening exchanges

– 3′ Mathoho tracks back to stop Rusike from advancing into a scoring position

– kickoff! The game is underway

Starting XI

Kaizer Chiefs: 32. Khune, 2. Mphahlele, 26. Gordinho, 3. Mathoho, 13. Khumalo, 12. Maluleka, 31. Katsande, 23. Molangoane, 11. Chirambadare, 14. Tshabalala, 25. Parker.

Maritzburg United: 1. Mpandle, 2. Onyango, 26. Shandu, 27. Shabalala, 5. Weidlich, 28. Mekoa, 37. Ndlovu, 45. Mngonyama, 19. Rusike, 15, Maboe, 22. Mokate.