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As it happened: Pirates v Stars

2016-01-09 17:30
Last Updated at 04:25
09 Jan 17:28
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09 Jan 17:26

FULL-TIME

Platinum Stars hold onto tightly for a well deserved draw against Orlando Pirates.

09 Jan 17:24
92' Bonginkosi Ntuli on for Ndumiso Mabena.
09 Jan 17:22
90' FOUR MINUTES OF ADDED TIME
09 Jan 17:20
90' Matlaba takes a shot from range. The Pirates captain has been poor all afternoon
09 Jan 17:15
85' Erasmus almost finds the back of the net as he bamboozled Stars defence with perfectly timed turn, however his shot was well over the crossbar.
09 Jan 17:13
83' Pirates searching for that all important goal to take the lead against a 10-men Stars side
09 Jan 16:59
70' Zongo comes on for Madondo
09 Jan 16:58
68' Pirates upping the momentum here...
09 Jan 16:56
67' Sarr almost makes it 2-0 but his headed effort goes just wide of the post.
09 Jan 16:52
63' Robert Ngambi of for Kodisang
09 Jan 16:51
62' It remains to pour down here in Soweto. 
09 Jan 16:39
Mpontshane beaten as Mabena nets one with his head. All to play for now at Orlando Stadium.
09 Jan 16:38
48' GOOOOOAAAALLLLL
09 Jan 16:34
45' Second-half is underway...
09 Jan 16:33
Both sides are walking out the tunnel as the second-half set to begin
09 Jan 16:19
HALF-TIME... Pirates take a 1-0 lead at a pouring Orlando Stadium. 
09 Jan 16:16
45' TWO MINUTES OF ADDITIONAL TIME ADDED
09 Jan 16:14
42' The goal has certainly made Pirates become more comfortable on the ball.
09 Jan 16:09
38' Erasmus thriving when playing deep as he whips a ball over to Nyauza but the players cross into the box hits a defender.
09 Jan 16:06
Issa Sarr scores against his former employees as Stars defenders fall asleep as the midfielder is unmarked. Easy finish by the afro fella.
09 Jan 16:05
34' SARRRRRRRR GOOOOAAALLL!!!!
09 Jan 16:01
30' Erasmus playing very deep for a striker
09 Jan 15:59
28' Both Pirates and Stars failing to do the basics
09 Jan 15:58
27' Both coaches on the sideline inflicting their instructions. 
09 Jan 15:56
22' Cavin Johnson screaming on the touchline as Mpontshane makes a goal threatening save from long range shot from Msomi.
09 Jan 15:51
20' With twenty minutes gone Pirates have completed more passes than Stars
09 Jan 15:49
19' Matlaba, who continues to wear the captains armband, takes a shot from range that fails to trouble Mzimela.
09 Jan 15:48
17' Gumede receives a yellow card
09 Jan 15:46
15' Myeni looks in much pain after Mabena brings the player down with cheeky ankle knock. The player slowly getting up.
09 Jan 15:45
14' Tough midfield battle on display. Wet conditions not making it any easier for the two sides. Issa Sarr already putting in the work with cleaning up in the middle of the park.
09 Jan 15:43
12' Both sides knocking the ball around swiftly. Pirates looking particularly dangerous.
09 Jan 15:41
10' Erasmus sees a loose ball but Mzimela is quick to clear the ball
09 Jan 15:33
2' Back to back corners for Dikwena but nothing positive comes off it.
09 Jan 15:31
1' And kick-off. A wet Orlando Stadium as things start off. 
09 Jan 15:29
Both sides are walking out of the tunnel and ready for the pre-match proceedings...
09 Jan 15:24
The teams have not played out a goalless draw in any of their last nine league meetings.
09 Jan 15:24
Last season Bucs took four points off Dikwena, winning 2-0 away in Rustenburg before being held to a 3-3 home draw in the return game.
09 Jan 15:24
Pirates have won six of their 12 home matches against Stars, suffering one defeat in the process.
09 Jan 15:24
The Buccaneers have 14 wins compared to one for Dikwena, while nine matches have been drawn.
 
  • 90'

    Thabo Matlaba is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Free kick taken by Mbongeni Mzimela.

  • 90'

    The final whistle goes and the game is over.

  • 90'

    Unfair challenge on Siyabonga Zulu by Ntsikelelo Nyauza results in a free kick. Booking for Ntsikelelo Nyauza for unsporting behaviour. Thabiso Semenya takes the free kick.

  • 90'

    Bongi Ntuli joins the action as a substitute, replacing Ndumiso Mabena.

  • 87'

    Tintswalo Tshabalala concedes a free kick for a foul on Thabo Qalinge. Tintswalo Tshabalala goes into the book for unsporting behaviour. Thabo Qalinge takes the free kick.

  • 86'

    Roger Majafa replaces Thandani Ntshumayelo.

  • 81'

    Shot by Kermit Erasmus. Mbongeni Mzimela catches the ball.

  • 74'

    Kobamelo Kodisang fouled by Thabo Matlaba, the ref awards a free kick. Vuyo Mere sent from the field by the ref for second bookable offence. Sibusiso Msomi restarts play with the free kick.

  • 73'

    The assistant referee flags for offside against Thamsanqa Gabuza. Free kick taken by Thabiso Semenya.

  • 69'

    Thabo Qalinge challenges Sibusiso Msomi unfairly and gives away a free kick. Masibusane Zongo is brought on as a substitute for Tulegani Madondo. Free kick taken by Solomon Mathe.

  • 66'

    Corner from the left by-line taken by Kermit Erasmus. Header by Issa Sarr misses left.

  • 64'

    Thamsanqa Gabuza fouled by Kobamelo Kodisang, the ref awards a free kick. Thabo Rakhale replaces Sifiso Myeni. Kermit Erasmus takes the free kick.

  • 62'

    Kermit Erasmus has an effort at goal that hits the defensive wall.

  • 61'

    Vuyo Mere gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Thabo Matlaba. Booking for Vuyo Mere for unsporting behaviour. Free kick taken by Sifiso Myeni.

  • 62'

    (Platinum Stars) makes a substitution, with Kobamelo Kodisang coming on for Robert Ng'ambi.

  • 57'

    Isaac Nhlapo handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Kermit Erasmus crosses the ball in from the free kick.

  • 56'

    Tulegani Madondo gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Issa Sarr. Thabo Qalinge replaces Mpho Makola. Ayanda Gcaba restarts play with the free kick.

  • 48'

    Thandani Ntshumayelo challenges Solomon Mathe unfairly and gives away a free kick. Thandani Ntshumayelo is cautioned by the ref for unsporting behaviour. Centre by Tintswalo Tshabalala. Ndumiso Mabena scores with a header. Orlando Pirates 1-1 Platinum Sta

  • 55'

    The offside flag is raised against Tintswalo Tshabalala. Free kick taken by Tshepo Gumede.

  • 53'

    Corner taken by Sifiso Myeni.

  • 48'

    Thandani Ntshumayelo concedes a free kick for a foul on Solomon Mathe. The referee shows Thandani Ntshumayelo a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Tintswalo Tshabalala restarts play with the free kick. Ndumiso Mabena scores a right footed goal. Orlando

  • 48'

    Unfair challenge on Solomon Mathe by Thandani Ntshumayelo results in a free kick. Thandani Ntshumayelo is shown a yellow card. Sibusiso Msomi takes the free kick. Tintswalo Tshabalala scores with a right foot finish. Orlando Pirates 1-1 Platinum Stars.The

  • 45'

    The second half kicks off.

  • 44'

    Siyabonga Mpontshane challenges Solomon Mathe unfairly and gives away a free kick. Ndumiso Mabena produces a shot on goal direct from the free kick. Siyabonga Mpontshane parries the ball away.

  • 45'

    The official flags Thamsanqa Gabuza offside. Mbongeni Mzimela takes the free kick.

  • 45'

    Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ndumiso Mabena by Mpho Makola. Tintswalo Tshabalala crosses the ball in from the free kick. Thabo Matlaba manages to make a clearance.

  • 45'

    The ref blows to end the first period.

  • 45'

    Ndumiso Mabena has an effort at goal. Siyabonga Mpontshane punches the ball.

  • 44'

    Siyabonga Mpontshane challenges Solomon Mathe unfairly and gives away a free kick. Ndumiso Mabena takes the free kick.

  • 40'

    Foul by Solomon Mathe on Mpho Makola, free kick awarded. Siyabonga Mpontshane restarts play with the free kick.

  • 39'

    Foul by Thandani Ntshumayelo on Tulegani Madondo, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Tulegani Madondo.

  • 34'

    Issa Sarr scores with a right foot finish. Orlando Pirates 1-0 Platinum Stars.The assist for the goal came from Mpho Makola.

  • 33'

    Thabiso Semenya concedes a free kick for a foul on Kermit Erasmus. Effort on goal by Mpho Makola from the free kick hits the wall.

  • 30'

    Tulegani Madondo concedes a free kick for a foul on Thandani Ntshumayelo. Free kick taken by Thandani Ntshumayelo.

  • 26'

    Siyabonga Zulu gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Sifiso Myeni. Free kick taken by Ntsikelelo Nyauza.

  • 23'

    Corner from the right by-line taken by Tintswalo Tshabalala. Clearance made by Ntsikelelo Nyauza.

  • 23'

    The referee blows for offside against Robert Ng'ambi. Thandani Ntshumayelo restarts play with the free kick.

  • 21'

    Foul by Sibusiso Msomi on Thabo Matlaba, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Ayanda Gcaba.

  • 18'

    Shot by Thabo Matlaba missed to the left of the net.

  • 17'

    Tshepo Gumede concedes a free kick for a foul on Robert Ng'ambi. Tshepo Gumede booked for unsporting behaviour. Free kick crossed by Sibusiso Msomi. Siyabonga Mpontshane punches the ball.

  • 9'

    Corner taken by Mpho Makola. Vuyo Mere makes a clearance.

  • 10'

    Foul by Tulegani Madondo on Kermit Erasmus, free kick awarded. Thabo Matlaba takes the free kick.

  • 9'

    Corner from the left by-line taken by Mpho Makola. Clearance made by Vuyo Mere.

  • 5'

    Unfair challenge on Solomon Mathe by Thandani Ntshumayelo results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Vuyo Mere.

  • 3'

    Ayanda Gcaba concedes a free kick for a foul on Ndumiso Mabena. Sibusiso Msomi crosses the ball in from the free kick. Siyabonga Mpontshane catches the ball.

  • 5'

    Thamsanqa Gabuza challenges Isaac Nhlapo unfairly and gives away a free kick. Tulegani Madondo restarts play with the free kick.

  • 2'

    Corner taken by Sibusiso Msomi from the right by-line. Ntsikelelo Nyauza makes a clearance.

  • 2'

    Corner from the right by-line taken by Isaac Nhlapo.

  • 0'

    The game gets underway.

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Orlando Pirates Platinum Stars
  • 1 Goals 1
    • 34' Issa Sarr
    • 48' Ndumiso Mabena
  • 3 Yellow Cards 3
    • 17' Tshepo Gumede
    • 48' Thandani Ntshumayelo
    • 90' Ntsikelelo Nyauza
    • 61' Vuyo Mere
    • 74' Vuyo Mere
    • 87' Tintswalo Tshabalala
  • 0 Red Cards 0
Team Line-ups
  • Ayanda Gcaba
  • Mpho Makola
  • Thandani Ntshumayelo
  • Thabo Matlaba
  • Sifiso Myeni
  • Issa Sarr
  • Thamsanqa Gabuza
  • Tshepo Gumede
  • Ntsikelelo Nyauza
  • Siyabonga Mpontshane
  • Kermit Erasmus
  • 2
  • 5
  • 6
  • 8
  • 11
  • 18
  • 31
  • 32
  • 34
  • 40
  • 95
  • 2
  • 4
  • 10
  • 14
  • 15
  • 21
  • 22
  • 25
  • 26
  • 28
  • 31
  • Vuyo Mere
  • Tulegani Madondo
  • Ndumiso Mabena
  • Tintswalo Tshabalala
  • Sibusiso Msomi
  • Siyabonga Zulu
  • Robert Ng'ambi
  • Isaac Nhlapo
  • Thabiso Semenya
  • Solomon Mathe
  • Mbongeni Mzimela
Substitutions
Substitutions
  • Lehlohonolo Masalesa
  • Thabo Qalinge
  • Brighton Mhlongo
  • Thabo Rakhale
  • Rooi Mahamutsa
  • Gift Motupa
  • Roger Majafa
  • 12
  • 15
  • 16
  • 25
  • 28
  • 38
  • 39
  • 1
  • 5
  • 7
  • 18
  • 23
  • 24
  • 27
  • Bouna Coundoul
  • Siphiwe Sithole
  • Masibusane Zongo
  • Kobamelo Kodisang
  • Tlou Segolela
  • Mduduzi Nyanda
  • Bongi Ntuli

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