Thembinkosi Sekgaphane
Phakaaathi Digital Administrator
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10 Jan 2015
9:02 pm

Blow by Blow: Cameroon vs Bafana Bafana

Thembinkosi Sekgaphane

Bafana Bafana face Cameroon as they prepare for the Afcon tournament starting on the 17th of January in Equatorial Guinea.

FILE PICTURE: Thuso Phala celebrates with Tokelo Rantie of South Africa. (Photo by Lefty Shivambu/Gallo Images)

Starting XI

Bafana Bafana: Brilliant Khuzwayo, Rivaldo Coetzee, Thulani Hlatshwayo, Thabo Matlaba, Anele Ngcongca, Dean Furman, Andile Jali, Oupa Manyisa, Themba Zwane, Tokelo Rantie, Bernard Parker

Cameroon: Ondoa, Bedimo, Chedjou, Bagnack , Guihoata, Mandjeck, Loe, Njie, Etoundi, Salli, Aboubacar

– Kick off!

– Cameroon attacking early. Aboubacar putting Bafana’s defence under pressure

–  3′ throw in for Bafana

–  4′ the ball is played back to Ondoa

5′ Zwane’s foul gives Cameroon a free kick outside the box

6′ Vincent Aboubacar beats Khuzwayo. Cameroon 1 – 0 Bafana Bafana

8′ throw in for Bafana

9′ Cameroon wins the ball back quickly

10′ offside call goes against Bafana

11′ goal kick to Cameroon

12′ throw in for Bafana

14′ Bafana seem unsettled in defence

25′ Bafana Bafana 0 – 1 Cameroon

27′ Yellow card for Mandjeck for a foul on Zwane

30′ Jali was carried off the field, he will continue with the game

32′ Bafana moving forward to create a few opportunities

34′ the ball is played back to Khuzwayo

35′ Khuzwayo leaves his line early to beat Aboubacar to the ball

36′ Coetzee and Furman have both picked up yellow cards. Just under 10 minutes left in the first half.

37′ good combination play by Bafana, Parker’s final shot whistles wide of the post

40′ throw in for Bafana

– The referee blows for half time. Cameroon 1 – 0 Bafana Bafana

– the second half is underway

46′ Cameroon gets a free kick outside the box. Khuzwayo gets the ball and sends it out quickly

48′ corner kick to Cameroon

51′ Bafana losing the ball to Cameroon too easily

53′ Bafana moving the ball around to create opportunities, Cameroon is under pressure

54′ offside call against Bafana

55′ corner kick to Bafana. Cameroon defend the corner successfully

57′ a brilliant save from Ondoa to deny Bafana a goal

59′ Bernard Parker makes way for Sibusiso Vilakazi. Substitution by Bafana Bafana

60′ throw in for Bafana

63′ free kick to Cameroon

66′ free kick to Bafana on the D line

67′ Manyisa misses the target by inches with his free kick shot

70′ goal kick to Cameroon

71′ corner kick to Bafana

74′ goal kick to Khuzwayo. Cameroon moving forward in search of a second goal

76′ Sibusiso Vilakazi weaves through the defence and scores for Bafana.  Cameroon 1 – 1 Bafana Bafana

80′ Mandla Masango replaces Themba Zwane. Substitution from Bafana

83′ Rantie fails to connect with Phala’s pass into the box. Superb run from Phala to create the chance

86′ throw in for Cameroon

88′ goal kick to Bafana

90′ Furman will continue after a hard tackle

– referee blows for full time. Cameroon 1 – 1 Bafana Bafana