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2016/03/16 | 19:30 |  South African PSL | Bidvest Stadium, Johannesburg |  Full Time
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As it happened: Wits v Pirates

2016-03-16 21:25
Last Updated at 19:01
16 Mar 21:27
That is all folks, thank you for choosing Sport24 to catch this Absa Premiership encounter between Bidvest Wits and Orlando Pirates.
16 Mar 21:25
Wits puts a stop to Pirates three game winning streak with a 1-0 victory of the Buccaneers side.
16 Mar 21:24
95' It's all over... FULL-TIME
16 Mar 21:23
94' Wits eating away of the time... Wasting precious time that Pirates need
16 Mar 21:20
92' Khumalo comes on for Klate
16 Mar 21:19
90' FIVE minutes of stoppage time added.
16 Mar 21:17
87' Botes comes on for Keene and the Wits bench applauds the striker with a standing ovatio
16 Mar 21:16
87'  Keene looking to become provider but Gcaba blocks his cross for a corner...
16 Mar 21:14
86' Majoro comes on for Qalinge
16 Mar 21:11
83'  Wits doing well in taming the Pirates attack.
16 Mar 21:10
80' SCORE UPDATE: Wits 1-0 Pirates
16 Mar 21:06
77'  Nhlapo heads it down for Keene and the striker smashes one towards goal but it is just wide of the goal area.
16 Mar 21:05
76' The stop-starts here are exactly what Wits would want to stop Pirates' momentum.
16 Mar 21:03
Meanwhile Mkhwanazi also goes into the book
16 Mar 21:02
74'  Pirates looking to turn the screw here in this encounter
16 Mar 21:01
73'  Memela comes off for Rakhale
16 Mar 20:58
69'  Yellow shown to Matlaba for a boot on Pelembe
16 Mar 20:57
67' Gyimah gets shown a yellow card for the late challenge
16 Mar 20:55
66' Gyimah puts a boot in while Keene comes in as well. Both players down and being attended to.
16 Mar 20:53
65' Makola puts Josephs to the test again here from range. The veteran back at it again.
16 Mar 20:52
62'  Josephs with a remarkable save to deny Pirates with an equaliser
16 Mar 20:51
62' SUBSTITUTION: Sifiso Myeni makes way for Gift Motupa.
16 Mar 20:48
60' SCORE UPDATE: Bidvest Wits 1-0 Orlando Pirates
16 Mar 20:46
57'  Josephs goes down and the Wits medical staff are rushing on to the field to attend to the veteran 'keeper.
16 Mar 20:42
53'  Qalinge whips in a cross but it is dealt with by Wits defence
16 Mar 20:38
45'  Match is back underway here...
16 Mar 20:19

HALF-TIME!!

What an exciting first-half but Wits hold onto their 1-0 lead courtesy of a James Keene strike.

16 Mar 20:18
48' Myeni pulls the trigger now as he is on the edge of the box but Wits defence remain defiant. 
16 Mar 20:17
47' Klate now picking up a yellow card
16 Mar 20:16
45' Three minutes of added time...
16 Mar 20:15
44' Yellow card issued to the midfielder
16 Mar 20:14
43' What a tackle on Daine Klate, Tyson and all the Wits players crowd the referee as to what will happen to Memela.
16 Mar 20:11
40' Wits 1-0 Pirates
16 Mar 20:08
37' Wits back four with their midfield are putting in a hard working shift as they continue to tame Pirates attack.
16 Mar 20:05
34' Matlaba pulls the trigger and his effort is well over the crossbar
16 Mar 20:04
32' Jele overcooks a cross as Ndoro and a flood of red jerseys look nab in one with their heads.
16 Mar 19:59
Keene poaches one in with a quick reaction following an attacking throw in.
16 Mar 19:58
28' GOOOOAAAALLLL!!!
16 Mar 19:57
23' Memela hits the woodwork after some great play between the midfielder and Ndoro, who sends a through ball on the right. Memela makes no mistake with his strike only for the ball to hit the left post.
16 Mar 19:53
22' Brighton receiving medical attention but quickly gets up... Seems to be okay.
16 Mar 19:53
21' Keene finds space and Ben Motshwari places a ball through for the forward but Mlhongo is quick to the ball and clashes with the striker.
16 Mar 19:49
18' Good moments in this encounter so far, each side having opportunities to take the lead...
16 Mar 19:47
16' The midfielder is back up and running...
 
  • 90'

    The referee blows for the end of the match.

  • 90'

    Handball by Tendai Ndoro. Free kick taken by Moeneeb Josephs.

  • 90'

    Edwin Gyimah fouled by Phumlani Ntshangase, the ref awards a free kick. Daine Klate leaves the field to be replaced by Bongani Khumalo. Free kick taken by Brighton Mhlongo.

  • 89'

    Foul by Lehlohonolo Majoro on Thulani Hlatshwayo, free kick awarded. Moeneeb Josephs takes the free kick.

  • 87'

    Corner taken by Daine Klate from the right by-line. Ayanda Gcaba manages to make a clearance.

  • 87'

    Corner taken by Daine Klate from the right by-line. Thabo Matlaba manages to make a clearance.

  • 87'

    Henrico Botes comes on in place of James Keene.

  • 85'

    Lehlohonolo Majoro joins the action as a substitute, replacing Thabo Qalinge.

  • 82'

    Free kick awarded for a foul by Thabo Rakhale on Nazeer Allie. Free kick taken by Moeneeb Josephs.

  • 80'

    Ayanda Gcaba challenges James Keene unfairly and gives away a free kick. Thulani Hlatshwayo takes the free kick.

  • 74'

    Jabulani Shongwe leaves the field to be replaced by Siyabonga Nhlapo.

  • 72'

    Gift Motupa fouled by Buhle Mkhwanazi, the ref awards a free kick. Buhle Mkhwanazi is given a yellow card. Mpho Makola takes the free kick. Thabo Rakhale is brought on as a substitute for Amigo Memela.

  • 69'

    Elias Pelembe fouled by Thabo Matlaba, the ref awards a free kick. Thabo Matlaba is shown a yellow card. Elias Pelembe restarts play with the free kick.

  • 66'

    Edwin Gyimah gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on James Keene. Thulani Hlatshwayo restarts play with the free kick. Edwin Gyimah receives a yellow card.

  • 65'

    Corner taken by Mpho Makola from the left by-line.

  • 62'

    Corner taken by Thabo Qalinge. S'fiso Hlanti manages to make a clearance. Corner taken by Amigo Memela.

  • 61'

    Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Issa Sarr by Elias Pelembe. Gift Motupa comes on in place of Sifiso Myeni. Brighton Mhlongo restarts play with the free kick.

  • 60'

    Thulani Hlatshwayo concedes a free kick for a foul on Thabo Matlaba. Free kick taken by Brighton Mhlongo.

  • 59'

    Corner from the right by-line taken by Amigo Memela. S'fiso Hlanti manages to make a clearance.

  • 53'

    Foul by James Keene on Issa Sarr, free kick awarded. Happy Jele restarts play with the free kick.

  • 49'

    Phumlani Ntshangase fouled by Thabo Matlaba, the ref awards a free kick. Thulani Hlatshwayo restarts play with the free kick.

  • 47'

    Corner taken by Thabo Qalinge from the left by-line. Moeneeb Josephs catches the ball.

  • 46'

    Mpho Makola takes a shot. Moeneeb Josephs safely holds on.

  • 45'

    The referee gets the second half underway.

  • 45'

    The first half comes to an end.

  • 45'

    Daine Klate gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Mpho Makola. Daine Klate is given a yellow card. Brighton Mhlongo restarts play with the free kick.

  • 44'

    Amigo Memela is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour.

  • 43'

    Unfair challenge on Tendai Ndoro by Daine Klate results in a free kick. Happy Jele takes the free kick.

  • 42'

    Daine Klate concedes a free kick for a foul on Edwin Gyimah. Free kick taken by Issa Sarr.

  • 41'

    James Keene fouled by Issa Sarr, the ref awards a free kick. Moeneeb Josephs takes the free kick.

  • 40'

    Jabulani Shongwe fouled by Issa Sarr, the ref awards a free kick. Nazeer Allie restarts play with the free kick.

  • 39'

    Corner from the left by-line taken by Thabo Qalinge. Ben Motshwari makes a clearance.

  • 38'

    Free kick awarded for a foul by Mpho Makola on James Keene. Free kick taken by Jabulani Shongwe.

  • 35'

    Corner taken by Elias Pelembe from the left by-line.

  • 31'

    The ball is delivered by Edwin Gyimah.

  • 26'

    Corner taken by Elias Pelembe. Clearance made by Happy Jele. Corner taken by Daine Klate. James Keene scores with a right foot finish. Bidvest Wits 1-0 Orlando Pirates.The assist for the goal came from Elias Pelembe. James Keene booked.

  • 25'

    Thulani Hlatshwayo fouled by Thabo Qalinge, the ref awards a free kick. Daine Klate restarts play with the free kick.

  • 23'

    Free kick awarded for a foul by Thulani Hlatshwayo on Mpho Makola. Mpho Makola crosses the ball in from the free kick. Clearance by Nazeer Allie.

  • 21'

    Corner taken by Daine Klate from the right by-line.

  • 21'

    Thabo Matlaba fouled by Daine Klate, the ref awards a free kick. Ayanda Gcaba takes the free kick.

  • 2'

    Daine Klate takes a shot.

  • 0'

    Foul by Buhle Mkhwanazi on Edwin Gyimah, free kick awarded. Amigo Memela takes the free kick.

  • 0'

    The match has kicked off.

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Bidvest Wits Orlando Pirates
  • 1 Goals 0
    • 28' James Keene
  • 3 Yellow Cards 3
    • 30' James Keene
    • 45' Daine Klate
    • 72' Buhle Mkhwanazi
    • 44' Amigo Memela
    • 66' Edwin Gyimah
    • 69' Thabo Matlaba
  • 0 Red Cards 0
Team Line-ups
  • Nazeer Allie
  • Thulani Hlatshwayo
  • Daine Klate
  • Elias Pelembe
  • S'fiso Hlanti
  • Buhle Mkhwanazi
  • Moeneeb Josephs
  • Jabulani Shongwe
  • James Keene
  • Ben Motshwari
  • Phumlani Ntshangase
  • 2
  • 3
  • 7
  • 11
  • 13
  • 15
  • 16
  • 22
  • 28
  • 30
  • 41
  • 2
  • 4
  • 5
  • 7
  • 8
  • 11
  • 15
  • 16
  • 18
  • 33
  • 37
  • Ayanda Gcaba
  • Happy Jele
  • Mpho Makola
  • Tendai Ndoro
  • Thabo Matlaba
  • Sifiso Myeni
  • Thabo Qalinge
  • Brighton Mhlongo
  • Issa Sarr
  • Edwin Gyimah
  • Amigo Memela
Substitutions
Substitutions
  • Bongani Khumalo
  • Wangu Gome
  • Henrico Botes
  • Siyabonga Nhlapo
  • Calvin Kadi
  • Paseka Sekese
  • Jethren Barr
  • 4
  • 6
  • 19
  • 20
  • 25
  • 26
  • 36
  • 12
  • 25
  • 32
  • 34
  • 38
  • 42
  • 45
  • Lehlohonolo Masalesa
  • Thabo Rakhale
  • Tshepo Gumede
  • Ntsikelelo Nyauza
  • Gift Motupa
  • Felipe Ovono
  • Lehlohonolo Majoro

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