Orlando Pirates annihilates Stellenbosch 4-1 showing huge dominance. HIGHLIGHTS

JOHANNESBURG. Orlando Pirates liquidates Stellenbosch 4-1 with goals of

Orlando Pirates annihilates Stellenbosch 4-1 showing huge dominance. HIGHLIGHTS

JOHANNESBURG. Orlando Pirates obliterates Stellenbosch 4-1 with goals of Thabang Monare (7′), Innocent Maela (22′), Kermit Erasmus (59′) and Ndabayithethwa Ndlondlo (63′). Regarding the opposition, Stellenbosch scored with ​Mervin Boji (74′).

The match was played at the Orlando Stadium stadium in Johannesburg on Sunday and it started at 3:30 pm local time. The referee was Michael Mosemeng who had the assistance of Khamusi Razwimisani and Tshepo Nojila. The 4th official was Oscar Tsotetsi. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was hot at 28.5 degrees Celsius or 83.34 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 34%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 0 Ball Possession 0
Shots
  • 23 Total 1
  • 10 On Target 1
  • 13 Off Target 0
  • 0 Shots blocked 0
  • 97 Attack 82
  • 50 Dangerous attack 47
  • 0 Ball safe​ 0
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 6 Corners 1
Fouls
  • 12 Total 11
  • 0 Yellow Cards 1
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 5 Substitutions 5

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

Ball possession

None of the teams had a clear upper hand in terms of ball possession. Orlando Pirates was in possession of the ball for 0% of the time vs. Stellenbosch that controlled the ball for 0% of the time.

Attitude and shots

Orlando Pirates was putting more pressure with 50 dangerous attacks and 23 shots of which 10 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Orlando Pirates won the match​.

Orlando Pirates shot 23 times, 10 on target, 13 off target. Regarding the opposition, Stellenbosch shot 1 times, 1 on target, 0 off target.

Cards

Orlando Pirates didn’t receive any yellow card. On the opposite side, Stellenbosch received 1 yellow card (Sinethemba Mngomezulu).

Match Timeline

Thabang Monare(goal)Monnapule Saleng
7'
Innocent Maela(goal)
22'
46'
Sinethemba Mthobisi Mngomezulu- sub ->Antonio Van Wyk
46'
Mervin Boji- sub ->Devon Titus
51'
Sinethemba Mthobisi Mngomezulu- Yellow
Kermit Erasmus(goal)
59'
61'
Qobolwakhe Sibande- sub ->Kganyane Letsoenyo
61'
Oswin Andries- sub ->Sihle Nduli
Terrence Dzvukamanja- sub ->Kermit Erasmus
61'
Craig Martin- sub ->Bandile Shandu
61'
Ndabayithethwa Ndlondlo(goal)Kabelo Dlamini
63'
74'
Mervin Boji(goal)Qobolwakhe Sibande
Ben Motshwari- sub ->Thabang Monare
75'
Paseka Mako- sub ->Innocent Maela
76'
78'
Nhlanhla Mgaga- sub ->Sibongiseni Mthethwa
Maliele Pule- sub ->Monnapule Saleng
84'

Standings

After playing this contest, Orlando Pirates will have 25 points to hold in the 4th place. Talking about the opposition, Stellenbosch will stay with 17 points like Moroka Swallows to remain in the 15th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Premier League, Orlando Pirates will play away with Moroka Swallows on the 3rd of March with a 4-3 head to head in favor of Orlando Pirates (4 draws).

Stellenbosch will host Moroka Swallows on the 22nd of April with a 1-0 head to head stats in favor of Stellenbosch (4 draws).

Orlando Pirates – Formation

Orlando Pirates
G
Sipho Chaine 34.South Africa
D
Innocent Maela 23.South Africa
76' Goals22'
D
T. Nyongo 27.South Africa
D
Nkosinathi Sibisi 5.South Africa
D
Bandile Shandu 26.South Africa
61'
M
Thabang Monare 16.South Africa
75' Goals7'
M
Deon Hotto 7.Namibia
M
Monnapule Saleng 14.South Africa
84'
M
Ndabayithethwa Ndlondlo 15.South Africa
Goals63'
M
Kermit Erasmus 95.South Africa
61' Goals59'
F
Kabelo Dlamini 18.South Africa
Substitutes
G
Siyabonga Mpontshane 40.South Africa
D
Paseka Mako 29.South Africa
76'
M
Ben Motshwari 6.South Africa
75'
M
Maliele Pule 45.South Africa
84'
M
Craig Martin 30.South Africa
61'
M
Goodman Mosele 20.South Africa
F
Ndumiso Mabena 50.South Africa
F
E. Makgopa 17.South Africa
F
Terrence Dzvukamanja 37.Zimbabwe
61'

Orlando Pirates started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

The manager Jose Riveiro decided to play with the following team: Chaine Sipho, Bandile Shandu, Tapelo Xoki, Nkosinathi Sibisi, Innocent Maela, Ndabayithethwa Ndlondlo, Thabang Monare, Deon Hotto, Monnapule Saleng, Kabelo Dlamini and Kermit Erasmus.

The home team had on the bench: Paseka Mako, Siyabonga Mpontshane, Ben Motshwari, Ndumiso Mabena, Evidence Makgopa, Terrence Dzvukamanja, Vincent Pule, Craig Martin and Goodman Mosele.

Substitutions

Orlando Pirates made 5 changes: Kermit Erasmus for Terrence Dzvukamanja (61′), Bandile Shandu for Craig Martin (61′), Thabang Monare for Ben Motshwari (75′), Innocent Maela for Paseka Mako (76′) and Monnapule Saleng for Maliele Vincent Pule (84′).

Stellenbosch – Formation

Stellenbosch
G
Sage Stephens 17.South Africa
D
Athenkosi Mcaba 26.South Africa
D
Olwethu Makhanya 38.South Africa
D
Kganyane Letsoenyo 3.South Africa
61'
M
Sihle Nduli 8.South Africa
61'
M
Ibraheem Jabaar 27.Nigeria
M
Jayden Adams 23.South Africa
M
Sibongiseni Mthethwa 6.South Africa
78'
M
Devon Titus 34.South Africa
46'
M
Antonio Van Wyk 29.South Africa
46'
F
Dean van Rooyen 7.South Africa
Substitutes
Oswin Andries 25.South Africa
61'
Mervin Boji 42.South Africa
46' Goals74'
G
Lee Langeveldt 35.South Africa
M
Nhlanhla Mgaga 12.South Africa
78'
M
Lance Weaver 19.South Africa
M
Qobolwakhe Sibande 22.South Africa
61'
M
Molahlehi Khunyedi 11.South Africa
F
46' 51'
F
Glen Hahn 16.South Africa

Stellenbosch started with a conservative line-up (4-4-2).

Steve Barker played with: Sage Stephens, Deano van Rooyen, Olwethu Makhanya, Athenkosi Mcaba, Solomon Letsoenyo, Titus, Sihle Nduli, Sibongiseni Mthethwa, Ibraheem Jabaar, Antonio Van Wyk and Jayden Adams.

These were the players on the bench: Nhlanhla Mgaga, Lee Langeveldt, Lance Weaver, Oswin Andries, Sinethemba Mngomezulu, Qobolwakhe Sibande, Glen Hahn, Molahlehi Khunyedi and Mervin Boji.

Substitutions

Stellenbosch made 5 changes: Antonio Van Wyk for Sinethemba Mngomezulu (46′), Devon Titus for Mervin Boji (46′), Kganyane Letsoenyo for Qobolwakhe Sibande (61′), Sihle Nduli for Oswin Andries (61′) and Sibongiseni Mthethwa for Nhlanhla Mgaga (78′).

Results of the day

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