DURBAN. Marumo Gallants FC and AmaZulu draw 1-1. J. Molangoane scored the first goal (12′) for Marumo Gallants FC. J. Dion settled the score (38′).
Ranga Chivaviro missed a decisive penalty (45′). That would have allowed Marumo Gallants FC to win the match.
Ranga Chivaviro didn’t score 1 penalty (45′) for Marumo Gallants FC.
The match was played at the King Goodwill Zwelithini Stadium stadium in Durban on Saturday and it started at 8:00 pm local time. The referee was Luxolo Badi with the assistance of Sandile Dilikane and Kenneth Mamegwa. The 4th official was Philangenkosi Khumalo. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was hot at 26.7 degrees Celsius or 80.01 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 91%.
The overall ball possession was the same with both teams controlling the ball for 50% of the time.
The ball possession was not so different. AmaZulu was in possession of the ball for 0% of the time vs. Marumo Gallants FC that controlled the ball for 0% of the time.
Attitude and shots
Marumo Gallants FC had a more offensive attitude with 38 dangerous attacks and 7 shots of which 1 were on target. Nonetheless, that was not enough Marumo Gallants FC to win the match.
AmaZulu shot 12 times, 8 on target, 4 off target. Regarding the opposition, Marumo Gallants FC shot 7 times, 1 on target, 6 off target.
AmaZulu received 4 yellow cards (R. Malepe, Ramahlwe Mphahlele, Msindisi Ndlovu and George Maluleka). Regarding the opposition, Marumo Gallants FC received 2 yellow cards (Katlego Otladisa and Olivier Touré).
After this encounter, AmaZulu will have 22 points to remain in the 8th place. Regarding the opposition, Marumo Gallants FC will have 15 points to hold in the 16th place.
In the next match in the Premier League, AmaZulu will host Moroka Swallows on the 1st of April with a 10-7 head to head stats in favor of AmaZulu (6 draws).
Marumo Gallants FC will play away agasint Moroka Swallows on the 20th of May with a 1-1 head to head stats.
AmaZulu – Formation
AmaZulu started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
The manager Romain Folz decided to play with the following team: Veli Mothwa, Ramahlwe Mphahlele, Thembela Sikhakhane, Abbubaker Mobara, Repo Tercious Malepe, Riaan Hanamub, George Nyiko Maluleka, Thabo Qalinge, Dumisani Zuma, Hendrick Ekstein and S. Junior Dion.
The home team had on the bench: Olwethu Mzimela, Bongi Ntuli, Msindisi Ndlovu, Sphesihle Maduna, Sibusiso Mabiliso, Veluyeke Zulu, Lehlohonolo Michael Majoro, Larry Bwalya and Mbongeni Gumede.
AmaZulu made 4 changes: Hendrick Ekstein for Sphesihle Maduna (46′), Dumisani Zuma for Msindisi Ndlovu (63′), Junior Dion for Bongi Ntuli (63′) and Thabo Qalinge for Larry Bwalya (79′).
Marumo Gallants FC – Formation
Marumo Gallants FC started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
Xaniseka Raymond Mdaka played with: Washington Arubi, Lehlohonolo Nonyane, Ayanda Nkili, Ismaël Olivier Toure, Joseph Malongoane, Mpho Mvelase, Lebohang Mabotja, Monde Mphambaniso, Katlego Otladisa, Celimpilo Ngema and Ranga Piniel Chivaviro.
These were the players on the bench: Ismail Bin Abdul Rashid Watenga, Mahlatse Makudubela, B. Pheko, M. Nkomo, Judas Moseamedi, Lucky Benjamine Mohomi, Lesiba Nku, Sizwe Eric Mdlinzo and Thato Khiba.
Marumo Gallants FC made 4 changes: Katlego Otladisa for Lesiba Nku (53′), Mpho Mvelase for Thato Khiba (69′), Monde Mpambaniso for Lucky Mohomi (69′) and Ranga Chivaviro for Judas Moseamedi (85′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Premier League.