Kaizer Chiefs overcomes Sekhukhune United 1-0 with a goal scored by R. Mphahlele

TEMBISA. Kaizer Chiefs beats Sekhukhune United 1-0 after R. Mphahlele scored just 1 goal (38').

Kaizer Chiefs overcomes Sekhukhune United 1-0 with a goal scored by R. Mphahlele

TEMBISA. Kaizer Chiefs overcomes Sekhukhune United 1-0 after R. Mphahlele scored just 1 goal (38′).

The match was played at the Makhulong Stadium stadium in Tembisa on Saturday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Tinyiko Victor Hlungwani with the help of Khamusi Razwimisani and Kgara Mokoena. The 4th official was Cedrick Muvhali. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant at 21.8 degrees Celsius or 71.29 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 42%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 0 Ball Possession 0
  • 10 Total 7
  • 2 On Target 5
  • 8 Off Target 2
  • 0 Shots blocked 0
  • 107 Attack 116
  • 72 Dangerous attack 62
  • 0 Ball safe​ 0
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 6 Corners 6
  • 16 Total 7
  • 1 Yellow Cards 3
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
  • 4 Substitutions 5

The overall ball possession was identical with both teams controlling the ball for 50% of the time.

Ball possession

None of the teams was particularly dominant in terms of ball possession. Sekhukhune United was in possession of the ball for 0% of the time vs. Kaizer Chiefs that controlled the ball for 0% of the time.

Attitude and shots

Sekhukhune United was putting more pressure with 72 dangerous attacks and 10 shots of which 2 were on target. Anyhow, Kaizer Chiefs found a way to find the solution to win this encounter.​

Sekhukhune United shot 10 times, 2 on target, 8 off target. On the other side, Kaizer Chiefs shot 7 times, 5 on target, 2 off target.


Sekhukhune United received 1 yellow card (E. Gyimah). Regarding the opposition, Kaizer Chiefs received 3 yellow cards (C. Alexander, B. Bvuma and R. Mphahlele).

Match Timeline

E. Gyimah- Yellow
R. Mphahlele(goal)
T. Leepile- sub ->N. Kobela
C. Ohizu- sub ->C. Mashumba
W. Katsande- sub ->M. Molaba
C. Alexander- Yellow
K. Sekgota- sub ->N. Ngcobo
P. Nxumalo- sub ->V. Mncube
N. Madonsela- sub ->R. Kabwe
L. Kambole- sub ->L. Castro
H. Mashiane- sub ->K. Billiat
B. Bvuma- Yellow
T. Dube- sub ->C. Alexander
R. Mphahlele- Yellow


After this match, Sekhukhune United will stay with 32 points to move up in the 12th place. On the opposite side, Kaizer Chiefs will have 46 points like Royal AM to go up in the 5th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Premier League, Sekhukhune United will play away with Marumo Gallants FC on the 21st of May with a 1-0 head to head in favor of Marumo Gallants FC (0 draws).

Kaizer Chiefs will host Moroka Swallows on the 21st of May with a 11-5 head to head record in favor of Kaizer Chiefs (7 draws).

Sekhukhune United – Formation

Sekhukhune United started with a 3-5-2 line-up (3-5-2).

The manager Owen Da Gama decided to play with the following team: .


Sekhukhune United made 5 changes: N. Kobela for T. Leepile (46′), C. Mashumba for C. Ohizu (55′), M. Molaba for W. Katsande (56′), V. Mncube for P. Nxumalo (71′) and R. Kabwe for N. Madonsela (71′).

Kaizer Chiefs – Formation

Kaizer Chiefs started with a 4-1-3-2 line-up (4-1-3-2).

Dillon Douglas Sheppard played with: .


Kaizer Chiefs made 4 changes: N. Ngcobo for K. Sekgota (67′), L. Castro for L. Kambole (79′), K. Billiat for H. Mashiane (79′) and C. Alexander for T. Dube (86′).

Results of the day

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