PETERSBURG. Baroka defeats SuperSport United 3-1. Baroka was just to good to grab a decisive 3-0 lead with B. Makume (25′), B. Makume (29′) and E. Makgopa (75′). SuperSport United reduced the distance with a goal (81′) by A. Ngoma, but there was not much to do for them.
The match was played at the Peter Mokaba Stadium stadium in Petersburg on Saturday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Eugene Mdluli assisted by Sandile Dilikane and Tshepo Nojila. The 4th official was Romeo Matibidi. The weather was rainy. The temperature was pleasant at 18.7 degrees Celsius or 65.61 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 96%.
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. Baroka was in possession of the ball for 0% of the time vs. SuperSport United that controlled the ball for 0% of the time.
Attitude and shots
Baroka was putting more pressure with 44 dangerous attacks and 6 shots of which 3 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Baroka won the match.
Baroka shot 6 times, 3 on target, 3 off target. Regarding the opposition, SuperSport United shot 3 times, 1 on target, 2 off target.
Baroka received 3 yellow cards (S. Sithole, M. Kambala and M. Kambala). On the other side, SuperSport United received 2 yellow cards (S. Nhlapo and O. Bhasera).
After this match, Baroka will have 25 points like Moroka Swallows to climb in the 17th place. On the other side, SuperSport United will stay with 37 points like Golden Arrows to gain in the 9th place.
In the next match in the Premier League, Baroka will play away with Maritzburg United on the 21st of May with a 6-3 head to head stats in favor of Maritzburg United (2 draws).
SuperSport United will host Orlando Pirates on the 21st of May with a 7-6 head to head in favor of Orlando Pirates (6 draws).
Baroka – Formation
Baroka started with a 4-4-1-1 line-up (4-4-1-1).
The manager Vincent Phaladi Kobola decided to play with the following team: .
Baroka made 3 changes: D. Ndlovu for B. Bobete (81′), S. Sithole for T. T. Mokhabi (81′) and K. Monama for V. Sibiya (86′).
SuperSport United – Formation
SuperSport United started with a 3-5-2 line-up (3-5-2).
Andre Leander Arendse played with: .
SuperSport United made 4 changes: S. Rasebotja for T. Mbatha (34′), J. Webber for M. Waiswa (46′), T. Maseko for A. Ngoma (71′) and O. Bhasera for S. Ngobeni (90′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Premier League.