Absa Premiership

Jele leads statistics vs Ajax

2014-12-15 11:38
Happy Jele (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - Orlando Pirates secured their first victory in five matches, when they defeated Ajax Cape Town 4-0 at the Orlando Stadium at the weekend.

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According to the club's official website, The Buccaneers now move up to fifth place with 22 points after 15 matches; one point behind fourth placed Ajax who have played a game extra.

Here is the numbers from that match:

Team Statistics:

Possession : Orlando Pirates 60% - 40% Ajax Cape Town

Shots (On Target): Orlando Pirates 17 (8) – 6 (1) Ajax Cape Town

Offsides: Orlando Pirates 3 – 1 Ajax Cape Town

Total Passes: Orlando Pirates 583 – 372 Ajax Cape Town

Successful Passes (%): Orlando Pirates 84% – 77% Ajax Cape Town

Corner Kicks: Orlando Pirates 6 – 2 Ajax Cape Town

Fouls Committed: Orlando Pirates 10 – 8 Ajax Cape Town

Yellow Cards: Orlando Pirates 1 – 1 Ajax Cape Town

Individual Statistics:

1. Most balls played – Happy Jele 77

2. Most balls won – Siyabonga Sangweni 24

3. Most Shots (on target) – Lehlohonolo Majoro 5 (2)

4. Most Successful Passes (%) – Oupa Manyisa / Nazeer Allie 90%

5. Most Crosses – Patrick Phungwayo / Mpho Makola 4

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