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Orlando Pirates
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Ajax Cape Town
2016/02/03 | 19:30 |  South African PSL | Orlando Stadium, Soweto |  Full Time
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As it happened: Pirates v Ajax

2016-02-03 21:30
Last Updated at 04:31
03 Feb 21:26
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03 Feb 21:25
FULL-TIME: That is it, Orlando Pirates hold onto there lead and wins the encounter 2-1.
03 Feb 21:23
92' Gabuza finds space and breaks away from Ajax defence and fleet of oncoming Pirates players rushing towards the box but the attacking midfielder fumbles and Jaakkola easily picks up the ball
03 Feb 21:20

90' four minutes of stoppage time added

03 Feb 21:18
88' Prince hits the crossbar with a well timed header. 
03 Feb 21:17
86' Gyimah being very physical with Prince.. Free-kick given but nothing comes off it.
03 Feb 21:12
82' Bibo comes off for Motupa...
03 Feb 21:08
77' Mhlongo receives a yellow card...
03 Feb 21:07
75' Jaakkola under pressure from Gabuza after the backpass. Rakhale collects & plays it to Myeni, who plays Gabuza but Ajax clear.
03 Feb 21:05
73' Seventeen minutes left can Ajax pull another one back? 
03 Feb 21:00
70' Mobara with a decent tackle to steal it off Rakhale inside the Ajax box.
03 Feb 20:56
Meanwhile, Tashreeq Morris on for Norodien
03 Feb 20:56
Prince brushes aside Gyimah and nets the ball past Brighton following a searching cross from Ajax's midfield.
03 Feb 20:54
64' GOOOOAALLLL!!
03 Feb 20:54
61' Pirates are dealing with the Ajax attacks very effectively.
03 Feb 20:52
60' Losper comes on for Gamildien
03 Feb 20:48
53' A corner-kick picks out Gabuza, however his headed effort goes wide of the target.
03 Feb 20:38
Yet another defensive failure this time by Lartey and Myeni gets net to one this time around courtesy of a great assist by Gabuza.
03 Feb 20:37
47' GOOOOAAALLLL
03 Feb 20:36
45' second-half is underway...
03 Feb 20:35
Meanwhile, Gumeded replaces Mahamutsa
03 Feb 20:34
Both sides are back onto the field and ready for the second-half to commence...
03 Feb 20:20
HALF-TIME!!
03 Feb 20:17
45' THREE MINUTES OF ADDITIONAL TIME ADDED.
03 Feb 20:17
44' Double save by Jaakkola as Bibo's effort is saved as well as the rebound effort by Nyauza. 
03 Feb 20:14
41' Makola's just dips over the crossbar
03 Feb 20:11
38' Pirates seem very comfortable here, passing the ball well around and putting Ajax well under pressure...
03 Feb 20:09
36' Rakhale's cross to Gabuza is cleared away by Lartey. Orlando Pirates 1 - 0 Ajax Cape Town
03 Feb 20:02
29' Makola replaces Qalinge
03 Feb 20:01
25' Qalinge receiving treatment now and calls from the field is that Makola will replace the midfielder. 
03 Feb 19:56
22' Rakhale should have easily made it 2-0 after Thabo Matlaba found some space on the left side to send in a cross which Rakhale had the faintest of touches but his effort is just wide of the post.
03 Feb 19:54
Jaakkola misjudges the pass from Rivaldo and the awkward bounce went straight under his foot which he tried to stop it with. Moemish!!
03 Feb 19:52
19' GOOOOAAAALLLL!!!
03 Feb 19:51
18' Meanwhile, Prince replaced Paulse.
03 Feb 19:50
16' Jaakkola makes a great save as Pirates counter finds Gabuza but his final shot hits the chest of the Danish 'keeper.
03 Feb 19:47
15' Seems like Paulse will be replaced as scenes of him going to the dressing room
03 Feb 19:45
13' Gabuza gets a strong head on Qalinge's corner delivery however his effort is well off target...
03 Feb 19:44
12' Lebusa puts a stop on Rakhale's half-volley
03 Feb 19:41
9' Paulse receiving some medical attention now following a collision. It seems as if his wrist is being attended to.
03 Feb 19:38
5' Qalinge looking bright so far and seems determined
03 Feb 19:34
2' Myeni's shot is too soft and Jaakkola easily cuffs it...
03 Feb 19:32
1' And kick-off...
 
  • 90'

    The referee brings the game to a close.

  • 89'

    Corner taken by Mpho Makola. Mosa Lebusa makes a clearance.

  • 88'

    Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Thabo Rakhale by Travis Graham. Booking for Travis Graham for unsporting behaviour. Thabo Rakhale restarts play with the free kick.

  • 87'

    Corner taken by Erwin Isaacs from the right by-line. Header at goal by Prince Nxumalo hits the woodwork.

  • 85'

    Unfair challenge on Prince Nxumalo by Edwin Gyimah results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Abbubaker Mobara.

  • 81'

    Thandani Ntshumayelo goes off and Gift Motupa comes on.

  • 82'

    The referee blows for offside. Anssi Jaakkola takes the free kick.

  • 81'

    Free kick awarded for a foul by Erwin Isaacs on Mpho Makola. Free kick taken by Brighton Mhlongo.

  • 81'

    Corner taken by Tashreeq Morris from the right by-line.

  • 79'

    Thabo Matlaba concedes a free kick for a foul on Erwin Isaacs. Anssi Jaakkola takes the free kick.

  • 77'

    Corner from the right by-line taken by Erwin Isaacs. Brighton Mhlongo catches the ball.

  • 77'

    Corner taken by Toriq Losper from the left by-line. Thamsanqa Gabuza manages to make a clearance.

  • 76'

    Brighton Mhlongo goes into the referee's book for time wasting.

  • 74'

    Ntsikelelo Nyauza fouled by Rivaldo Coetzee, the ref awards a free kick. Sifiso Myeni takes the free kick.

  • 69'

    Corner taken by Mpho Makola. Anssi Jaakkola punches the ball.

  • 68'

    Foul by Issa Sarr on Mosa Lebusa, free kick awarded. Rivaldo Coetzee takes the free kick.

  • 65'

    Corner taken by Mpho Makola from the right by-line. Rivaldo Coetzee makes a clearance.

  • 64'

    Prince Nxumalo scores a right footed goal. Orlando Pirates 2-1 Ajax Cape Town.Assist by Toriq Losper.

  • 62'

    Tashreeq Morris gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Thandani Ntshumayelo. Tashreeq Morris booked. Free kick taken by Edwin Gyimah.

  • 61'

    The assistant referee signals for offside against Prince Nxumalo. Toriq Losper on for Ruzaigh Gamieldien. Tashreeq Morris on for Riyaad Norodien. Ntsikelelo Nyauza restarts play with the free kick.

  • 59'

    Unfair challenge on Mosa Lebusa by Thamsanqa Gabuza results in a free kick. Thamsanqa Gabuza receives a yellow card. Free kick taken by Mosa Lebusa.

  • 57'

    The ball is crossed by Mosa Lebusa. Brighton Mhlongo catches the ball.

  • 56'

    Riyaad Norodien takes a short corner.

  • 54'

    Corner from the right by-line taken by Riyaad Norodien. Clearance made by Thabo Matlaba.

  • 53'

    Handball decision goes against Thandani Ntshumayelo. Lawrence Lartey takes the free kick.

  • 51'

    Corner taken by Mpho Makola from the right by-line. Header at goal by Thamsanqa Gabuza goes right of the post.

  • 52'

    Foul by Erwin Isaacs on Tshepo Gumede, free kick awarded. Brighton Mhlongo restarts play with the free kick.

  • 50'

    The official flags Prince Nxumalo offside. Thabo Matlaba takes the free kick.

  • 46'

    Sifiso Myeni scores with their right foot. Orlando Pirates 2-0 Ajax Cape Town.Assist on the goal came from Thamsanqa Gabuza.

  • 46'

    Ntsikelelo Nyauza produces a cross. Anssi Jaakkola catches the ball.

  • 45'

    The referee blows for offside against Erwin Isaacs. Brighton Mhlongo restarts play with the free kick.

  • 45'

    The second half kicks off.

  • 45'

    Tshepo Gumede comes on in place of Rooi Mahamutsa.

  • 45'

    It is the end of the first-half.

  • 45'

    Riyaad Norodien gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Thabo Matlaba. Thabo Matlaba restarts play with the free kick.

  • 45'

    Corner taken by Riyaad Norodien. Thabo Matlaba makes a clearance.

  • 45'

    Riyaad Norodien fouled by Thamsanqa Gabuza, the ref awards a free kick. Abbubaker Mobara restarts play with the free kick.

  • 44'

    Corner taken by Mpho Makola. Rivaldo Coetzee makes a clearance.

  • 44'

    Short corner worked by Mpho Makola.

  • 41'

    Mpho Makola takes a shot and cleared the goal.

  • 40'

    Mosa Lebusa crosses the ball. Brighton Mhlongo catches the ball.

  • 40'

    Corner from the left by-line taken by Riyaad Norodien. Clearance made by Thabo Matlaba.

  • 39'

    Mpho Makola is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Lawrence Lartey takes the free kick.

  • 36'

    Short corner taken by Riyaad Norodien from the right by-line.

  • 32'

    Free kick awarded for a foul by Travis Graham on Thandani Ntshumayelo. Issa Sarr takes the free kick.

  • 31'

    Riyaad Norodien fouled by Mpho Makola, the ref awards a free kick. Ndiviwe Mdabuka restarts play with the free kick.

  • 31'

    The assistant referee signals for offside against Erwin Isaacs. Free kick taken by Ntsikelelo Nyauza.

  • 30'

    Thabo Qalinge goes off and Mpho Makola comes on.

  • 24'

    Travis Graham challenges Thandani Ntshumayelo unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Issa Sarr.

  • 23'

    Handball by Thabo Qalinge. Free kick taken by Lawrence Lartey.

  • 19'

    Rivaldo Coetzee concedes an own goal. Orlando Pirates 1-0 Ajax Cape Town.

  • 15'

    Corner taken by Riyaad Norodien from the right by-line. Clearance by Rooi Mahamutsa.

  • 14'

    Unfair challenge on Travis Graham by Thandani Ntshumayelo results in a free kick. Prince Nxumalo joins the action as a substitute, replacing Nathan Paulse. Lawrence Lartey restarts play with the free kick.

  • 12'

    Corner taken by Thabo Qalinge from the right by-line. Shot by Thamsanqa Gabuza missed to the left of the target.

  • 11'

    Corner taken by Ruzaigh Gamieldien from the left by-line. Brighton Mhlongo gets a fist to the ball to punch .

  • 5'

    Thabo Qalinge challenges Lawrence Lartey unfairly and gives away a free kick. Anssi Jaakkola takes the free kick.

  • 1'

    Thamsanqa Gabuza is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Free kick taken by Anssi Jaakkola.

  • 0'

    The referee gets the game underway.

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Orlando Pirates Ajax Cape Town
  • 2 Goals 1
    • 19' Rivaldo Coetzee
    • 46' Sifiso Myeni
    • 64' Prince Nxumalo
  • 2 Yellow Cards 2
    • 59' Thamsanqa Gabuza
    • 76' Brighton Mhlongo
    • 63' Tashreeq Morris
    • 88' Travis Graham
  • 0 Red Cards 0
Team Line-ups
  • Thandani Ntshumayelo
  • Thabo Matlaba
  • Sifiso Myeni
  • Thabo Qalinge
  • Brighton Mhlongo
  • Issa Sarr
  • Thabo Rakhale
  • Rooi Mahamutsa
  • Thamsanqa Gabuza
  • Edwin Gyimah
  • Ntsikelelo Nyauza
  • 6
  • 8
  • 11
  • 15
  • 16
  • 18
  • 25
  • 28
  • 31
  • 33
  • 34
  • 3
  • 5
  • 6
  • 8
  • 13
  • 18
  • 20
  • 26
  • 29
  • 31
  • 32
  • Rivaldo Coetzee
  • Mosa Lebusa
  • Travis Graham
  • Ndiviwe Mdabuka
  • Ruzaigh Gamieldien
  • Abbubaker Mobara
  • Erwin Isaacs
  • Lawrence Lartey
  • Nathan Paulse
  • Riyaad Norodien
  • Anssi Jaakkola
Substitutions
Substitutions
  • Patrick Phungwayo
  • Mpho Makola
  • Menzi Masuku
  • Tshepo Gumede
  • Gift Motupa
  • Felipe Ovono
  • Lehlohonolo Majoro
  • 3
  • 5
  • 26
  • 32
  • 38
  • 42
  • 45
  • 10
  • 14
  • 15
  • 17
  • 19
  • 22
  • 30
  • Toriq Losper
  • Tashreeq Morris
  • Prince Nxumalo
  • Ziyaad Eksteen
  • Asive Langwe
  • Aidan Jenniker
  • Jody February

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