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Phakaaathi Reporter
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25 Feb 2017
3:33 pm

Blow by blow: Pirates vs P City

Phakaaathi Reporter

Orlando Pirates take on Polokwane City at the Orlando Stadium in what is new coach Kjell Jonevret's first match in charge of the Sea Robbers

Tendai Ndoro (Deryck Foster/BackpagePix)

– full time: Orlando Pirates 1-1 Polokwane City 

– 90′ 4 minutes of added time will be played

– 81′ Manyisa makes way for Sarr as City prepare to take a free kick

– 72′ Tlolane comes on for Segolela

– 70′ Gabuza bails out of chasing a through pass played to him to the frustration of supporters and teammates

– 66′ offside call goes against Makola, Gabuza comes on for Ndoro of Pirates

– 60′ Gcaba clears the ball, concedes a corner in the process

– 57′ finger tip save from Mhlongo to deny Jembula a goal

– 55′ Wome finds the equaliser for Pirates. Orlando Pirates 1-1 Polokwane City 

– 53′ Norodien replaces Memela for Pirates

– 52′ Ramagalela opens the scoring for City. Orlando Pirates 0-1 Polokwane City 

– 50′ Pirates look menacing when they are in City’s half

– 46′ corner kick to City, Pirates clears

– second half is underway

– half time: Orlando Pirates 0-0 Polokwane City 

– 45′ 1 minute of added time will be played

– 44′ Wome is booked for a reckless challenge on an opponent

– 43′ throw in for Pirates

– 41′ well timed sliding clearance from Gcaba

– 39′ free kick to Pirates

– 35′ Makola forces a great save out of Chigova

– 33′ Jembula’s shot is wide at goal

– 31′ Manaka’s shot at goal goes over the goal posts

– 30′ offside call goes against Pirates

– 28′ free kick to Pirates outside the penalty box

– 26′ Tshilo receives medical treatment on the side lines

– 24′ the ball is played to Chigova

– 20′ Tshilo rescues City as Pirates charge forward

– 17′ the keeper will continue with the match

– 15′ Chigova receives medical treatment

– 14′ offside call goes against Pirates

– 11′ Memela mistimes the pace of the ball and fails to get a shot away

– 10′ corner kick to Pirates, City clear

– 7′ slow build up from Pirates in the middle

– 3′ Ramagalela fails to get to the ball after a fine pass from a teammate

– kickoff! The game is underway

Starting XI

Pirates Xl: 1.Mhlongo, 2.Gcaba, 4.Jele, 13.Nyauza, 21.Phungwayo, 45.Mobara, 20.Manyisa (C), 5.Makola, 11.Memela, Wome, 7.Ndoro.
City XI: 1.Chigova, 2.Semenya, 24.Hlongwane, 23.Tema, 4.Tshilo, Phiri, 14.Manaka, 7.Jembula, Segolela, 8 Maluleke (C), 17. Ramagalela.