DURBAN. Royal AM and AmaZulu didn’t manage to score any goal on Sunday. AmaZulu was not able to win even if it was superior in terms of ball possession (58%).
The match was played at the Chatsworth Stadium stadium in Durban on Sunday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Tshidiso Maruping with the collaboration of Abi Kamohelo Ramutsindela and Tshepo Nojila. The 4th official was Thando Helpus Ndzandzeka. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant at 21.7 degrees Celsius or 71.11 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 80%.
AmaZulu had a strong ball possession 58% while Royal AM was struggling with a 42% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Royal AM had a more offensive attitude with 62 dangerous attacks and 5 shots of which 1 were on target. Nonetheless, that was not enough Royal AM to win the match.
Royal AM shot 5 times, 1 on target, 4 off target. On the opposite side, AmaZulu shot 2 times, 0 on target, 2 off target.
Royal AM received 1 yellow card (K. Mahlasela). Talking about the opposition, AmaZulu received 1 yellow card (A. Memela).
After this contest, Royal AM will have 45 points to move up in the 3rd place. On the other side, AmaZulu will have 36 points to climb in the 8th place.
In the next match in the Premier League, Royal AM will host Mamelodi Sundowns on the 21st of May with a 1-0 head to head in favor of Mamelodi Sundowns (0 draws).
AmaZulu will host Golden Arrows on the 21st of May with a 12-9 head to head record in favor of AmaZulu (4 draws).
Royal AM – Formation
Royal AM started with an extremely aggressive line-up (3-4-3).
The manager John Maduka decided to play with the following team: .
Royal AM made 4 changes: N. Mabena for M. Thikazi (68′), S. Msomi for J. N. Ncobeni (82′), M. Macuphu for S. George (88′) and V. Letsoalo for M. Ayabulela (88′).
AmaZulu – Formation
AmaZulu started with a conservative line-up (4-4-2).
Vasili Manousakis played with: .
AmaZulu made 4 changes: M. Kunene for S. Maduna (57′), X. Mlambo for M. Gumede (68′), A. De Jong for S. Mthembu (68′) and A. Memela for K. Buchanan (85′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Premier League.