Maritzburg United conquers Golden Arrows 1-0 with a late goal scored by J. Ali. HIGHLIGHTS

DURBAN. Maritzburg United snatched a late win Golden Arrows 1-0 after J. Ali scored just 1 goal (90').

Maritzburg United conquers Golden Arrows 1-0 with a late goal scored by J. Ali. HIGHLIGHTS

DURBAN. Maritzburg United snatched a late win Golden Arrows 1-0 after J. Ali scored just 1 goal (90′).

The match was played at the Princess Magogo Stadium stadium in Durban on Saturday and it started at 3:30 pm local time. The referee was Thando Helpus Ndzandzeka with the assistance of Zakhele Thusi Granville Siwela and Brian Kganyago. The 4th official was Xolani Hlatshwayo. The weather was clear. The temperature was hot at 27.2 degrees Celsius or 81.01 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 86%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 0 Ball Possession 0
Shots
  • 17 Total 10
  • 6 On Target 3
  • 11 Off Target 7
  • 0 Shots blocked 0
  • 87 Attack 78
  • 48 Dangerous attack 35
  • 0 Ball safe​ 0
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 10 Corners 8
Fouls
  • 13 Total 16
  • 0 Yellow Cards 3
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 2 Substitutions 5

The overall ball possession was identical with both teams controlling the ball for 50% of the time.

Ball possession

The ball possession was not so different. Golden Arrows was in possession of the ball for 0% of the time vs. Maritzburg United that controlled the ball for 0% of the time.

Attitude and shots

Golden Arrows was putting more pressure with 48 dangerous attacks and 17 shots of which 6 were on target. Anyway, Maritzburg United was able to find the solution to win this match.​

Golden Arrows shot 17 times, 6 on target, 11 off target. Regarding the opposition, Maritzburg United shot 10 times, 3 on target, 7 off target.

Cards

Golden Arrows didn’t receive any yellow card. On the other side, Maritzburg United received 3 yellow cards (Rowan Human, Renaldo Leaner and Jose Ali Meza).

Match Timeline

45'
Rowan Human- Yellow
46'
Genino Palace- sub ->Reagan Van der Ross
62'
Jose Ali Meza- sub ->Travis Graham
Saziso Magawana- sub ->Nduduzo Sibiya
64'
78'
Brandon Theron- sub ->Lungelo Bhengu
79'
Friday Samy- sub ->Amadou Soukouna
Velemseni Ndwandwe- sub ->Lungelo Dube
83'
90'
Jose Ali Meza(goal)
90'
Renaldo Leaner- Yellow
90'
Jose Ali Meza- Yellow
90'
Bradley Cross- sub ->Wayde Jooste

Standings

After this encounter, Golden Arrows will stay with 19 points like TS Galaxy to sit in the 13th place. Regarding the opposition, Maritzburg United will have 20 points to remain in the 11th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Premier League, Golden Arrows will play away with Moroka Swallows on the 17th of March with a 8-6 head to head in favor of Golden Arrows (9 draws).

Maritzburg United will host Marumo Gallants FC on the 3rd of May with a 2-2 head to head stats.

Golden Arrows – Formation

Golden Arrows
G
Sifiso Mlungwana 36.South Africa
D
Divine Lunga 3.Zimbabwe
D
Themba Mantshiyane 35.South Africa
M
Sicelokuhle Hlatshwayo 22.South Africa
M
Gladwin Shitolo 5.South Africa
M
Lungelo Dube 23.South Africa
83'
M
Nduduzo Sibiya 11.South Africa
64'
M
Ntsako Makhubela 8.South Africa
M
Nqobeko Dlamini 24.South Africa
F
Pule Mmodi 13.South Africa
F
Knox Mutizwa 18.Zimbabwe
Substitutes
G
Siyabonga Mbatha 28.South Africa
D
N. Nxadi 27.South Africa
M
Velemseni Ndwandwe 12.South Africa
83'
M
Bongumusa Nkosi 25.South Africa
M
Siyabonga Khumalo 4.South Africa
M
Saziso Magawana 7.South Africa
64'
M
Sazi Gumbi 2.South Africa
F
Thubelihle Magubane 26.South Africa

Golden Arrows adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

The manager Vusumuzi Vilakazi decided to play with the following team: Sifiso Mlungwana, Gladwin Shitolo, Sicelokuhle Hlatshwayo, Themba Mantshiyane, Divine Lunga, Lungelo Dube, Nqobeko Dlamini, Nduduzo Sibiya, Ntsako Makhubela, Pule Mmodi and Knox Mutizwa.

The home team had on the bench: Siyabonga Mbatha, Bongumusa Nkosi, Siyabonga Given Khumalo, Saziso Magawana, Thubelihle Magubane, Ntsikelelo Nxadi, Sazi Gumbi and Velemseni Ndwandwe.

Substitutions

Golden Arrows made 2 changes: Nduduzo Sibiya for Saziso Magawana (64′) and Lungelo Dube for Velemseni Ndwandwe (83′).

Maritzburg United – Formation

Maritzburg United
G
Renaldo Leaner 32.South Africa
90'
D
Brian Hlongwa 4.South Africa
D
Thabo Moloisane 23.South Africa
D
Mogamad De Goede 3.South Africa
D
Lungelo Bhengu 24.South Africa
78'
M
Travis Graham 6.South Africa
62'
M
Wayde Jooste 45.South Africa
90'
M
Rowan Human 10.South Africa
45'
M
46'
M
Kimvuidi Karim 26.Congo DR
F
Amadou Soukouna 11.France
79'
Substitutes
G
Kgosietsile Ndlovu 31.South Africa
D
Keegan Ritchie 16.South Africa
D
Bulelani Ndengane 27.South Africa
D
Bradley Cross 99.South Africa
90'
M
Genino Palace 28.South Africa
46'
M
Tumelo Njoti 12.South Africa
F
Jose Ali Meza 14.Venezuela
62' 90' Goals90'
F
Friday Samy 20.Zambia
79'
F
Brandon Theron 22.South Africa
78'

Also Maritzburg United adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

John Maduka played with: Renaldo Leaner, Thabo Moloisane, Brian Dirk Hlongwa, Mogamad De Goede, Wayde Jooste, Travis Graham, Lungelo Bhengu, Reagan Van der Ross, Rowan Lancaster Human, Karim Kimvuidi and Amadou Soukouna.

The following players were sitting on the bench: José Alí Meza, Keegan Ritchie, Genino Palace, Friday Samu, Tumelo Njoti, Bulelani Alfred Ndengane, Brandon Junior Theron, Kgosietsile King Ndlovu and Bradley Cross.

Substitutions

Maritzburg United made 5 changes: Reagan Van der Ross for Genino Palace (46′), Travis Graham for Jose Ali Meza (62′), Lungelo Bhengu for Brandon Theron (78′), Amadou Soukouna for Friday Samu (79′) and Wayde Jooste for B. Cross (90′).

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Premier League.​