Cape Town City overcomes Moroka Swallows 2-0 on Sunday. HIGHLIGHTS

CAPE TOWN. Cape Town City tops Moroka Swallows with a 2-0 win with a goal from T. Goedeman (8') and a goal from T. Fielies (55').

Cape Town City overcomes Moroka Swallows 2-0 on Sunday. HIGHLIGHTS

CAPE TOWN. Cape Town City overcomes Moroka Swallows with a 2-0 win with a goal from T. Goedeman (8′) and a goal from T. Fielies (55′).

Cape Town City remained in 10 after Thamsanqa Mkhize received a red card in the 90′. Also, Moroka Swallows had 2 players sent off: Keegan Allan (60′ for a red card) and Bongani Sam (90′ for a red card).

The match was played at the Cape Town Stadium stadium in Cape Town on Sunday and it started at 5:45 pm local time. The referee was Cedrick Muvhali who had the assistance of Lalelani Mngadi and Brian Kganyago. The 4th official was Msimeleli Mabuto. The weather was clear. The temperature was cold at 9.4 degrees Celsius or 48.96 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 42%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 0 Ball Possession 0
Shots
  • 8 Total 11
  • 4 On Target 4
  • 4 Off Target 7
  • 0 Shots blocked 0
  • 67 Attack 68
  • 37 Dangerous attack 38
  • 0 Ball safe​ 0
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 4 Corners 6
Fouls
  • 18 Total 15
  • 3 Yellow Cards 2
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 1 Red Card 2
Other
  • 5 Substitutions 4

The overall ball possession was 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. Cape Town City was in possession of the ball for 0% of the time vs. Moroka Swallows that controlled the ball for 0% of the time.

Attitude and shots

Moroka Swallows had a more offensive attitude with 38 dangerous attacks and 11 shots of which 4 were on target. Notwithstanding, Cape Town City was able to find the solution to win this contest.​

Cape Town City shot 8 times, 4 on target, 4 off target. Talking about the opposition, Moroka Swallows shot 11 times, 4 on target, 7 off target.

Cards

Cape Town City received 2 yellow cards (Lyle Lakay and Thamsanqa Mkhize). On the opposite side, Moroka Swallows received 2 yellow cards (Tawanda Macheke and Yagan Sasman).

(Cape Town City) was sent off after receiving a red card in the (90′).

Also, Moroka Swallows didn’t end the match with 11 players after

Match Timeline

Taahir Goedeman(goal)Jaedin Rhodes
8'
Lyle Lakay- Yellow
24'
46'
Waseem Isaacs- sub ->Mbulelo Wambi
Thato Mokeke- sub ->Mduduzi Mdantsane
46'
46'
Junaid Sait- sub ->Gregory Damons
53'
Tawanda Macheke- Yellow
Taariq Fielies(goal)
55'
57'
Yagan Sasman- Yellow
60'
Keegan Allen- Red
Thabo Nodada- sub ->Taahir Goedeman
71'
76'
Nicholus Lukhubeni- sub ->Rusike Evans
77'
Bongani Sam- sub ->Tawanda Macheke
Marc van Heerden- sub ->Jaedin Rhodes
82'
Bertrand Junior Mani- sub ->Jaedin Rhodes
82'
Lorenzo Gordinho- sub ->Taariq Fielies
88'
Thamsanqa Mkhize- Yellow
90'
Thamsanqa Mkhize- Red
90'
90'
Bongani Sam- Red

Standings

After playing this match, Cape Town City will have 26 points like TS Galaxy to hold in the 8th place. On the opposite side, Moroka Swallows will stay with 21 points like Maritzburg United to hold in the 14th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Premier League, Cape Town City will host Marumo Gallants FC on the 14th of March with a 2-1 head to head record in favor of Cape Town City (2 draws).

Moroka Swallows will host Marumo Gallants FC on the 20th of May with a 1-1 head to head record.

Cape Town City – Formation

Cape Town City
G
Darren Keet 16.South Africa
D
Lyle Lakay 24.South Africa
24'
D
Thamsanqa Mkhize 2.South Africa
90' 90'
D
Taariq Fielies 12.South Africa
88' Goals55'
D
Keanu Cupido 15.South Africa
M
M
Taahir Goedeman 27.South Africa
71' Goals8'
F
F
Mduduzi Mdantsane 10.South Africa
46'
F
Jaeden Rhodes 23.South Africa
82'
F
Khanyisa Mayo 11.South Africa
Substitutes
G
Bongani Mpandle 31.South Africa
D
Lorenzo Gordinho 25.South Africa
88'
D
Marc van Heerden 13.South Africa
82'
D
Thato Mokeke 3.South Africa
46'
M
Relebogile Mokhuoane 6.South Africa
M
Thabo Nodada 26.South Africa
71'
M
F
Wayde Lekay 19.South Africa
F
Bertrand Junior Mani 21.Cameroon
82'

Cape Town City started with an extremely aggressive line-up (3-4-3).

The manager Eric Tinkler decided to play with the following team: Darren Keet, Thamsanqa Mkhize, Taariq Fielies, Keanu Cupido, Darwin Gonzalez, Taahir Goedeman, Ambina Fidèle Brice, Lyle Lakay, Khanyisa Erick Mayo, Mduduzi Mdantsane and Jaedin Rhodes.

The home team had on the bench: Lorenzo Gordinho, Relebogile Mokhuoane, Mark Van Heerden, Thabo Nodada, Bongani Mpandle, Thato Tsiliso Mokeke, Wayde Lekay, Bertrand Mani and Jordan Bender.

Substitutions

Cape Town City made 5 changes: Mduduzi Mdantsane for Thato Mokeke (46′), Taahir Goedeman for Thabo Nodada (71′), Jaedin Rhodes for Marc van Heerden (82′), Jaedin Rhodes for Bertrand Junior Mani (82′) and Taariq Fielies for Lorenzo Gordinho (88′).

Moroka Swallows – Formation

Moroka Swallows
G
Thakasani Mbanjwa 31.South Africa
D
Pentjie Zulu 43.South Africa
D
Kwandakwensizwa Mngonyama 44.South Africa
D
Yagan Sasman 28.South Africa
57'
D
Gregory Damons 18.South Africa
46'
D
Keegan Allen 4.South Africa
60'
M
Mbulelo Wambi 47.South Africa
46'
M
Tlakusani Mthethwa 6.South Africa
F
Lindokuhle Mtshali 7.South Africa
F
Tawanda Macheke 70.Zimbabwe
77' 53'
Substitutes
G
Sanele Tshabalala 50.South Africa
D
Rusike Evans 19.Zimbabwe
D
Junaid Sait 34.South Africa
46'
D
Bongani Sam 66.South Africa
77' 90'
D
Sipho Sibiya 2.South Africa
D
Nicholus Lukhubeni 32.South Africa
76'
M
David Uromi 38.Tanzania
F
Waseem Isaacs 3.South Africa
46'

Moroka Swallows started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

Dylan Kerr played with: Thakasani Mbanjwa, Yagan Sasman, Gregory Damons, Kwanda Mngonyama, Pentjie Zulu, Tlakusani Mthethwa, Keegan Allan, Tawanda Macheke, Lindokuhle Mtshali, Strydom Wambi.

These were the players on the bench: Bongani Sam, Sanele Tshabalala, Junaid Sait, David Richard Uromi, Waseem Isaacs, Bongani Sam, Sipho Sibiya and Nicholus Lukhubeni.

Substitutions

Moroka Swallows made 4 changes: Mbulelo Wambi for Waseem Isaacs (46′), Gregory Damons for Junaid Sait (46′), Rusike Evans for Nicholus Lukhubeni (76′) and Tawanda Macheke for Bongani Sam (77′).

Results of the day

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