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2016/02/21 | 15:30 |  South African PSL | Mbombela Stadium, Nelspruit |  Full Time
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As it happened: Aces 1-3 Pirates

2016-02-21 17:25
Last Updated at 12:46
21 Feb 17:24
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21 Feb 17:22
Rakhale is awarded the man of the match. 
21 Feb 17:21
Orlando Pirates break into the top eight with this victory and Aces remain in fourth place. 
21 Feb 17:21
FULL-TIME!!!
21 Feb 17:19
Meanwhile Makola has also been booked with a yellow card
21 Feb 17:17
90' Four minutes of stoppage time added on
21 Feb 17:16
Pirates get a two goal cushion now courtesy of Ndoro. Phenomenal strike, low and hard.
21 Feb 17:15
87' GOOOOAAALLLL!!!
21 Feb 17:14
85' Nothing comes from the free-kick.
21 Feb 17:13
84' Mhlongo should be lucky. That was clearly in the box. Free-kick to Aces. 
21 Feb 17:12
83' Mamela comes off for Masuku
21 Feb 17:07
80' Ten minutes left. Can Pirates hold onto this lead?
21 Feb 17:03
75' Gift Motupa makes way for Ntsikelelo Nyauza
21 Feb 16:59
71' Ndoro and Motupa linking up well so far. The substitution certainly injected some needed attacking boost
21 Feb 16:57
70' Modiba comes off for Moseamedi
21 Feb 16:56
Ndoro with a goal as Motupa dummies Walters with a fake shot and the ball just rolls pass the 'keeper
21 Feb 16:55
68' GOOOAAALLL!!
21 Feb 16:53
65' It's been a relatively quiet second-half. Hopefully the last 25 minutes both sides can inject some energy into attack.
21 Feb 16:51
65' Aces 1-1 Pirates
21 Feb 16:49
62' Ndoro comes on for Majoro.
21 Feb 16:47
58' Mbatha comes on for Ngoma
21 Feb 16:42
54' Majoro now links up well with Mamela and darts with pace down the right flank before cutting in and laying off the ball for Makola. The midfielder's shot is off target. Should have done better.
21 Feb 16:37
50 ' Makola's free-kick effort is just over the crossbar
21 Feb 16:35
47' The sun now gleaming through the rain...
21 Feb 16:33
Masina replaces Jayiya
21 Feb 16:32
45' Aces start-off the second stanza
21 Feb 16:31
Teams are back out for the second-half...
21 Feb 16:17
That's it HALF-TIME at a wet Mbombela Stadium.
21 Feb 16:16
45' One minute of additional time added on.
21 Feb 16:16
44' Motupa should have done better with that effort. The forward had enough space to get his effort atleast on target.
21 Feb 16:14
43' All to play for in Nelspruit as the rain starts to come down even harder
21 Feb 16:10
35' Majoro turns the ball onto his right foot & looks to clip the ball towards goal. The effort is easily blocked.
21 Feb 16:02
31' Gcaba with a great tackle on Ngoma, who was in a promising position to get the ball in the 18th area.
21 Feb 15:59
29' Jayiya has been responsible for most of Aces attack. The winger has been doing extremely well. 
21 Feb 15:57
25' Mamela and Motupa linking up well. Motupa receives the ball 20 yards out and strikes from afar and his effort is slightly off target. Would of been a stunner.
21 Feb 15:53
22' Aces seeing more of the ball now. What a game so far. Electrifying football by both sides.
21 Feb 15:52
21' Makola strikes the crossbar in a set piece
21 Feb 15:48
16' Ngoma plays lofted cross towards Jayiya but a lack of communication sees Mbesuma attempt a bicycle kick. His effort is over the crossbar.
21 Feb 15:46
15' Fifteen minutes gone and Orlando Pirates have 53% possession with Aces on 47%.
21 Feb 15:45

Former Bucs striker, Mbesuma nets the ball past Mhlongo after Moon picks up a loose ball in the penalty area and finds the veteran forward, who makes no mistake in leveling things.

Aces 1-1 Pirates

21 Feb 15:42
12' GOOAAALL!!
 
  • 90'

    The final whistle goes and the game is over.

  • 86'

    Tendai Ndoro slots the ball right footed into the goal. Black Aces 1-3 Orlando Pirates.Mpho Makola is booked. Tendai Ndoro takes a shot.

  • 82'

    Menzi Masuku replaces Amigo Memela. Edwin Gyimah is adjudged to have handled the ball. Caution for Edwin Gyimah. Collins Mbesuma fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick over the bar.

  • 78'

    Corner from the right by-line taken by Issa Sarr. Corner taken by Issa Sarr from the right by-line. Thabo Rakhale decides to take a short corner.

  • 73'

    Gift Motupa leaves the field to be replaced by Ntsikelelo Nyauza.

  • 67'

    Gift Motupa scores with their right foot. Black Aces 1-2 Orlando Pirates.Assist on the goal came from Tendai Ndoro. Aubrey Modiba leaves the field to be replaced by Judas Moseamedi. The official flags Tendai Ndoro offside. Shu-Aib Walters restarts play wi

  • 62'

    Tendai Ndoro on for Lehlohonolo Majoro.

  • 58'

    Aubrey Ngoma goes off and Lindokuhle Mbatha comes on. Corner taken by Sibusiso Masina.

  • 58'

    Aubrey Modiba goes off and Lindokuhle Mbatha comes on. Corner taken by Sibusiso Masina.

  • 58'

    Corner taken by Sibusiso Masina.

  • 56'

    Mpho Makola takes a shot.

  • 50'

    Limbikani Mzava gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Lehlohonolo Majoro. Strike comes in from Mpho Makola from the free kick which clears the crossbar.

  • 45'

    The match restarts for the second half.

  • 45'

    Sibusiso Masina on for Bongolethu Jayiya.

  • 33'

    Corner from the right by-line taken by Clifford Ngobeni.

  • 45'

    The ref blows to end the first period.

  • 41'

    Lehlohonolo Majoro takes a shot. Shu-Aib Walters safely holds on.

  • 35'

    Issa Sarr takes a shot and went wide left of the target.

  • 33'

    Corner taken by Issa Sarr from the right by-line.

  • 31'

    Lehlohonolo Majoro is ruled offside. Limbikani Mzava restarts play with the free kick.

  • 27'

    Gift Motupa takes the chance to get an effort at goal and missed to the right of the goal.

  • 18'

    Corner from the right by-line taken by Bongolethu Jayiya. Brighton Mhlongo safely holds on.

  • 22'

    Gift Motupa fouled by Limbikani Mzava, the ref awards a free kick. Strike on goal comes in from Mpho Makola from the free kick and hits the woodwork.

  • 19'

    Collins Mbesuma has an effort at goal and missed to the right of the net.

  • 12'

    Collins Mbesuma scores with a right foot finish. Black Aces 1-1 Orlando Pirates.Assist by Aubrey Modiba.

  • 10'

    Unfair challenge on Amigo Memela by Zamuxolo Ngalo results in a free kick. Zamuxolo Ngalo booked. Free kick taken by Thabo Rakhale. Thabo Rakhale slots the ball right footed into the goal. Black Aces 0-1 Orlando Pirates.Assist on the goal came from Thabo

  • 1'

    Short corner taken by Issa Sarr from the right by-line.

  • 3'

    Mpho Makola has an effort at goal and missed to the left of the goal.

  • 0'

    The referee gets the match started.

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Mpumalanga Black Aces Orlando Pirates
  • 1 Goals 3
    • 12' Collins Mbesuma
    • 4' Thabo Rakhale
    • 67' Gift Motupa
    • 86' Tendai Ndoro
  • 1 Yellow Cards 2
    • 10' Zamuxolo Ngalo
    • 85' Edwin Gyimah
    • 90' Mpho Makola
  • 0 Red Cards 0
Team Line-ups
  • Limbikani Mzava
  • Lehlohonolo Nonyane
  • Thanduyise Khuboni
  • Collins Mbesuma
  • Bongolethu Jayiya
  • Aubrey Ngoma
  • Aubrey Modiba
  • Zamuxolo Ngalo
  • Mpho Matsi
  • Bryce Moon
  • Shu-Aib Walters
  • 2
  • 3
  • 5
  • 9
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 22
  • 23
  • 29
  • 31
  • 2
  • 3
  • 5
  • 8
  • 16
  • 18
  • 25
  • 33
  • 37
  • 38
  • 45
  • Ayanda Gcaba
  • Patrick Phungwayo
  • Mpho Makola
  • Thabo Matlaba
  • Brighton Mhlongo
  • Issa Sarr
  • Thabo Rakhale
  • Edwin Gyimah
  • Amigo Memela
  • Gift Motupa
  • Lehlohonolo Majoro
Substitutions
Substitutions
  • Jackson Mabokgwane
  • Ashraf Hendricks
  • Mukuka Mulenga
  • Given Mashikinya
  • Judas Moseamedi
  • Sibusiso Masina
  • Lindokuhle Mbatha
  • 1
  • 6
  • 13
  • 17
  • 20
  • 24
  • 38
  • 7
  • 12
  • 26
  • 32
  • 34
  • 39
  • 40
  • Tendai Ndoro
  • Lehlohonolo Masalesa
  • Menzi Masuku
  • Tshepo Gumede
  • Ntsikelelo Nyauza
  • Roger Majafa
  • Siyabonga Mpontshane

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