Cape Town City draws 0-0 with AmaZulu on Saturday

CAPE TOWN. Cape Town City and AmaZulu played out a goalless draw.

Cape Town City draws 0-0 with AmaZulu on Saturday

CAPE TOWN. Cape Town City and AmaZulu didn’t manage to score any goal on Saturday..

The match was played at the Athlone Stadium stadium in Cape Town on Saturday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Michael Mosemeng with the collaboration of Athenkosi Ndongeni and Cledwin Karabo Baloyi. The 4th official was Christopher Kistoor. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant at 18.5 degrees Celsius or 65.35 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 58%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 0 Ball Possession 0
Shots
  • 9 Total 3
  • 4 On Target 0
  • 5 Off Target 3
  • 0 Shots blocked 0
  • 95 Attack 73
  • 63 Dangerous attack 27
  • 0 Ball safe​ 0
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 0 Corners 0
Fouls
  • 0 Yellow Cards 0
  • 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

No teams had a vastly superior advantage in terms of ball possession. Cape Town City was in possession of the ball for 0% of the time vs. AmaZulu that controlled the ball for 0% of the time.

Attitude and shots

Cape Town City had a more offensive attitude with 63 dangerous attacks and 9 shots of which 4 were on target. Nonetheless, that was not enough Cape Town City to win the match​.

Cape Town City shot 9 times, 4 on target, 5 off target. Talking about the opposition, AmaZulu shot 3 times, 0 on target, 3 off target.

Cards

Cape Town City received 1 yellow card (T. Fielies). Talking about the opposition, AmaZulu didn’t receive any yellow card.

Match Timeline

T. Fielies- Yellow
32'
63'
T. Malepe- sub ->S. Maduna
63'
A. De Jong- sub ->H. Ekstein
F. Idumba- sub ->T. Mkhize
70'
T. Mokeke- sub ->M. Makola
70'
M. May- sub ->K. Mayo
70'
73'
P. Zulu- sub ->M. Kunene
81'
T. Masuku- sub ->K. Buchanan
81'
K. Moleko- sub ->X. Mlambo
T. Nodada- sub ->A. Fidel
84'
T. Nodada- sub ->A. Fidel
83'

Standings

After playing this match, Cape Town City will have 49 points to gain in the 3rd place. On the other side, AmaZulu will have 41 points to climb in the 7th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Premier League, Cape Town City will play away against Stellenbosch on the 21st of May with a 3-2 head to head record in favor of Stellenbosch (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).

Cape Town City – Formation

Cape Town City started with a 5-2-3 line-up (5-2-3).

The manager Eric Tinkler decided to play with the following team: .

Substitutions

Cape Town City made 5 changes: T. Mkhize for F. Idumba (70′), M. Makola for T. Mokeke (70′), K. Mayo for M. May (70′), A. Fidel for T. Nodada (84′) and A. Fidel for T. Nodada (83′).

AmaZulu – Formation

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

Vasili Manousakis played with: .

Substitutions

AmaZulu made 5 changes: S. Maduna for T. Malepe (63′), H. Ekstein for A. De Jong (63′), M. Kunene for P. Zulu (73′), K. Buchanan for T. Masuku (81′) and X. Mlambo for K. Moleko (81′).

Results of the day

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