JOHANNESBURG. Golden Arrows managed to reverse the scoreline against Kaizer Chiefs.
The match was played at the FNB Stadium stadium in Johannesburg on Sunday and it started at 3:30 pm local time. The referee was Luxolo Badi with the assistance of Kenneth Mamegwa and Simukele Jali. The 4th official was Romeo Matibidi. The weather was clear. The temperature was cold at 8.5 degrees Celsius or 47.34 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 58%.
- 0 Ball Possession 0
- 2 Total 3
- 2 On Target 3
- 0 Off Target 0
- 0 Shots blocked 0
- 62 Attack 64
- 33 Dangerous attack 34
- 0 Ball safe 0
- 0 Penalties 0
- 0 Corners 0
- 2 Total 3
- 4 Yellow Cards 2
- 0 Double Yellow 0
- 0 Red Card 0
- 4 Substitutions 3
The overall ball possession was identical with both teams controlling the ball for 50% of the time.
No teams had a vastly superior advantage in terms of ball possession. Kaizer Chiefs was in possession of the ball for 0% of the time vs. Golden Arrows that controlled the ball for 0% of the time.
Attitude and shots
Golden Arrows was putting more pressure with 34 dangerous attacks and 3 shots of which 3 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Golden Arrows won the encounter.
Kaizer Chiefs shot 2 times, 2 on target, 0 off target. Regarding the opposition, Golden Arrows shot 3 times, 3 on target, 0 off target.
Kaizer Chiefs received 4 yellow cards (Siyabonga Ngezana , Siyethemba Sithebe, Christian Basomboli and Phathutshedzo Nange). On the other side, Golden Arrows received 2 yellow cards (Divine Lunga and Knox Mutizwa).
After this encounter, Kaizer Chiefs will stay with 28 points to sit in the 5th place. On the other side, Golden Arrows will have 25 points like Royal AM to remain in the 10th place.
In the next match in the Premier League, Kaizer Chiefs will host Moroka Swallows on the 2nd of May with a 12-5 head to head statistic in favor of Kaizer Chiefs (8 draws).
Golden Arrows will play away agasint Moroka Swallows on the 17th of March with a 8-6 head to head in favor of Golden Arrows (9 draws).
Kaizer Chiefs – Formation
Kaizer Chiefs adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
The manager Arthur Zwane decided to play with the following team: Brandon Petersen, Siyabonga Ngezana, Zitha Kwinika, Thabani Dube, Sfiso Hlanti, Siyethemba Sithebe, Yusuf Maart, Ashley Du Preez, Mduduzi Shabalala, Keagan Dolly and Christian Saile Basomboli.
The home team had on the bench: Itumeleng Khune, Phathutshedzo Nange, Njabulo Ngcobo, Kgaogelo Sekgota, Wandile Duba, Bonfils-Caleb Bimenyimana, Happy Mashiane, Lehlogonolo George Matlou and Samkelo Zwane.
Kaizer Chiefs made 4 changes: C. Saile for Bonfilscaleb Bimenyimana (68′), Mduduzi Shabalala for Phathutshedzo Nange (68′), Ashley Du Preez for Kgaogelo Sekgota (77′) and Keagan Dolly for Happy Mashiane (83′).
Golden Arrows – Formation
Also Golden Arrows adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
Vusumuzi Vilakazi played with: Siyabonga Mbatha, Sicelokuhle Hlatshwayo, Themba Mantshiyane, Divine Lunga, Siyavuya Ndlovu, Nduduzo Sibiya, Lungelo Dube, Knox Mutizwa, Ntsako Makhubela, Velemseni Ndwandwe and Pule Mmodi.
The following players were sitting on the bench: Daniel Mjengu, Thubelihle Magubane, Sazi Gumbi, Sbonelo Cele, Andile Eugene Fikizolo, Siyabonga Given Khumalo, Nkosingiphile Cedric Gumede and Saziso Magawana.
Golden Arrows made 2 changes: Lungelo Dube for Siyabonga Khumalo (34′) and Nduduzo Sibiya for Ryan Moon (61′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Premier League.