Kaizer Chiefs recovers a 0-1 deficit to defeat SuperSport United 2-1 with B. Bimenyimana scoring a double

JOHANNESBURG. Kaizer Chiefs managed to find the solution against SuperSport United to win 2-1. B. Bimenyimana was the key for his team after scoring 2 goals.

Kaizer Chiefs recovers a 0-1 deficit to defeat SuperSport United 2-1 with B. Bimenyimana scoring a double

JOHANNESBURG. Kaizer Chiefs managed to find the solution against SuperSport United to win 2-1. B. Bimenyimana was the key for his team after scoring 2 goals. It was SuperSport United to strike first with a goal of G. Margeman at the 15′. Then it was a goal in the 40′ minute to make things even for 1-1. Eventually, B. Bimenyimana gave the win to Kaizer Chiefs in the 54′ minute with a penalty scoring a double. Kaizer Chiefs made the most of its better ball possession (56%).

The match was played at the FNB Stadium stadium in Johannesburg on Saturday and it started at 8:00 pm local time. The referee was Luxolo Badi with the collaboration of Brian Kganyago and Thembinkosi Mangai. The 4th official was Tshidiso Mkwanazi. The weather was clear. The temperature was pleasant at 15.3 degrees Celsius or 59.52 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 38%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 56 Ball Possession 44
Shots
  • 14 Total 11
  • 3 On Target 5
  • 11 Off Target 6
  • 0 Shots blocked 0
  • 113 Attack 105
  • 70 Dangerous attack 78
  • 0 Ball safe​ 0
  • 1 Penalties 0
  • 5 Corners 8
Fouls
  • 0 Yellow Cards 2
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 3 Substitutions 5

Ball possession

Kaizer Chiefs had a superior ball possession 56% while SuperSport United was struggling with a 44% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

SuperSport United was more pushing with 78 dangerous attacks and 11 shots of which 5 were on target. Nonetheless, Kaizer Chiefs was capable to find the solution to win this encounter.​

Kaizer Chiefs shot 14 times, 3 on target, 11 off target. On the other side, SuperSport United shot 11 times, 5 on target, 6 off target.

Cards

Kaizer Chiefs didn’t receive any yellow card. Talking about the opposition, SuperSport United received 2 yellow cards (K. Johannes and S. Ndlovu).

Match Timeline

15'
G. Margeman(goal)
28'
K. Johannes- Yellow
B. Bimenyimana(goal)A. Du Preez
40'
B. Bimenyimana(penalty)
54'
62'
S. Ndlovu- sub ->G. Margeman
62'
T. Sibanyoni- sub ->B. Grobler
62'
J. Webber- sub ->K. Johannes
K. Dolly- sub ->B. Bimenyimana
73'
C. Alexander- sub ->S. Sithebe
73'
77'
T. Gabuza- sub ->T. Maseko
77'
I. Rayners- sub ->T. Mbatha
80'
S. Ndlovu- Yellow
E. Mathoho- sub ->E. Dove
90'

Standings

After playing this match, Kaizer Chiefs will have 11 points like Golden Arrows, AmaZulu, SuperSport United and Chippa United to remain in the 9th place. On the opposite side, SuperSport United will stay with 11 points like Golden Arrows, AmaZulu, Chippa United and Kaizer Chiefs to sit in the 7th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Premier League, Kaizer Chiefs will host Moroka Swallows on the 2nd of May with a 11-5 head to head statistic in favor of Kaizer Chiefs (8 draws).

SuperSport United will play away agasint Marumo Gallants FC on the 29th of April with a 2-1 head to head statistic in favor of SuperSport United (1 draw).

Kaizer Chiefs – Formation

Kaizer Chiefs
G
I. Khune 32.South Africa
D
S. Hlanti 23.South Africa
D
A. Macheke 4.South Africa
D
E. Dove 2.Mozambique
90'
M
N. Blom 45.South Africa
M
D. Solomons 18.South Africa
M
M. Maart 8.South Africa
M
S. Sithebe 6.South Africa
73'
F
A. Du Preez 9.South Africa
F
K. Sekgota 14.South Africa
F
B. Bimenyimana 28.Burundi
73' Goals40', 54'
Substitutes
G
B. Petersen 1.South Africa
D
H. Mashiane 19.South Africa
D
N. Ngcobo 27.South Africa
D
R. Frosler 39.South Africa
D
E. Mathoho 3.South Africa
90'
M
K. Dolly 10.South Africa
73'
M
C. Alexander 17.South Africa
73'
M
S. Radebe 33.South Africa
M
P. Nange 24.South Africa

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

The manager Arthur Zwane decided to play with the following team: Itumeleng Khune, Zitha Kwinika, Edmilson Gabriel Dove, Sfiso Hlanti, Njabulo Blom, Dillon Solomons, Siyethemba Sithebe, Yusuf Maart, Kgaogelo Sekgota, Bonfils-Caleb Bimenyimana and Ashley Du Preez.

The home team had on the bench: Happy Mashiane, Keagan Dolly, Brandon Petersen, Njabulo Ngcobo, Cole Alexander, Reeve Frosler, Eric Mathoho, Sabelo Radebe and Phathutshedzo Nange.

Substitutions

Kaizer Chiefs made 3 changes: B. Bimenyimana for K. Dolly (73′), S. Sithebe for C. Alexander (73′) and E. Dove for E. Mathoho (90′).

SuperSport United – Formation

SuperSport United
G
R. Goss 20.South Africa
D
O. Bhasera 14.Zimbabwe
D
T. Hlatshwayo 3.South Africa
D
T. Ditlhokwe 6.Botswana
D
K. Johannes 37.South Africa
62' 28'
D
S. Nhlapo 18.South Africa
M
T. Maseko 40.South Africa
77'
M
G. Margeman 23.South Africa
62' Goals15'
M
T. Mbatha 16.South Africa
77'
F
B. Grobler 7.South Africa
62'
F
L. Ghampani 17.South Africa
Substitutes
G
G. Chigova 1.Zimbabwe
D
L. Fleurs 25.South Africa
M
J. Webber 12.South Africa
62'
M
J. Donn 26.South Africa
M
S. Ndlovu 15.South Africa
62' 80'
M
A. Ngoma 11.South Africa
F
T. Sibanyoni 24.South Africa
62'
F
T. Gabuza 13.South Africa
77'
F
I. Rayners 9.South Africa
77'

SuperSport United started with a 4-4-1-1 line-up (4-4-1-1).

Gavin Hunt played with: Ricardo Goss, Kegan Johannes, Thulani Hlatshwayo, Thatayaone Ditlhokwe, Onismor Bhasera, Siyabonga Nhlapo, Thalente Mbatha, Thapelo Maseko, Ghampani Lungu, Grant Margeman and Bradley Grobler.

The following players were sitting on the bench: Luke Fleurs, Thabang Sibanyoni, Jamie Craig Webber, Thamsanqa Gabuza, Iqraam Rayners, Jesse Donn, Siphesihle Ndlovu, George Chigova and Aubrey Ngoma.

Substitutions

SuperSport United made 5 changes: G. Margeman for S. Ndlovu (62′), B. Grobler for T. Sibanyoni (62′), K. Johannes for J. Webber (62′), T. Maseko for T. Gabuza (77′) and T. Mbatha for I. Rayners (77′).

Results of the day

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