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Absa Premiership

As it happened: Celtic v Pirates

2015-08-26 21:30
Last Updated at 07:57
26 Aug 21:27
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26 Aug 21:25
Phalane gets the nod for MAN OF THE MATCH
26 Aug 21:24

96' The referee blows time on this encounter and Celtic win the encounter 1-0!!!

PHUNYA SELE SELE

26 Aug 21:23
95' Pirates free-kick touches the wall and falls into the path of Erasmus and the forward tries a shot at goal but meets a see of Celtic defenders.
26 Aug 21:22
94' Jooste gets a yellow card for an intentional foul on Myeni. Could be a chance for Pirates
26 Aug 21:20
91' Major pulls one shot over the cross bar...
26 Aug 21:18
90' SIX MINUTES OF ADDED TIME
26 Aug 21:17
89' Celtic looking to waste time here...
26 Aug 21:16
86' Ref hands Gcaba a yellow card for his late tackle.
26 Aug 21:12
85' FIVE MINUTES LEFT
26 Aug 21:11
81' Substitute for Pirates: Sarr is off and Motupa is on
26 Aug 21:09
80' TEN MINUTES LEFT
26 Aug 21:04
Lantshene Phalane whipped in a inch perfect cross which confuses Bucs back four and Ntanga heads it home pass Mpontshane. STUNNING GOAL!!!
26 Aug 21:02
74' GOAL GOAL GOOAAALL..
26 Aug 21:01
71’ Lamola chases a long ball wins the ball over Gcaba but his shot hits the side-netting.
26 Aug 20:59
68' yet another long throw-in into the Celtic box by Gcaba which Sarr meets, but his headed effort is over the bar.
26 Aug 20:55
66' Larsen obviously thinking about their weekend fixture against Chiefs in the MTN8 Cup.
26 Aug 20:54
65' Lamola on for Massa
26 Aug 20:51
64' Nyatama on for Zuma.
26 Aug 20:50
61' Ndoro found offside. Pirates' fourth offside now. Celtic have one to their name
26 Aug 20:49
60' Myeni whips in a ball from the left flank but Erasmus' header is straight at the 'keeper.
26 Aug 20:46
58' Makola comes off for Myeni. 
26 Aug 20:45
56' The ref has a word with Massa after fouling Mahamutsa. Massa doing a lot of work this half.
26 Aug 20:41
53' Massa gets a sweeping cross from the flank and tries his luck with an acrobatic kick but Rooi Mahamutsa blocks his effort.
26 Aug 20:40
52' Erasmus finds space and takes a chance at goal but his effort is too strong and floats over the post
26 Aug 20:39
50' Massa has a chance but his shot is blocked by Mpontshane.
26 Aug 20:33
45' Teams are out and the second half is underway.
26 Aug 20:18
HALF-TIME AT THE FREE STATE STADIUM
26 Aug 20:15
45' Two minutes of added time.
26 Aug 20:11
40' Manyisa now has a crack at goal but his effort is saved by Mpandle
26 Aug 20:06
36' Rakhale's effort goes inches wide of the post from as Manyisa whipped in a corner kick.
26 Aug 20:02
30' Beautiful build up by Celtic as they try to put one at the back of the net. Ntanga's effort is straight to Mpontshane. Should have gone 1-up there
26 Aug 19:59
30' FIFTEEN MINUTES LEFT
26 Aug 19:53
19' Corner-kick now and a big scramble in the Pirates box now as Mpontshane messes up. Sangweni saves the day and clears the ball.
26 Aug 19:51
18' Lakay makes a darting run on right as he passes Jele easily as the ball is flicked on for the midfielder to chase. He snaps it up and opts for a low cross in the box but Sarr clears his effort.
26 Aug 19:47
17' Pirates boast 59% possession while Celtic are at 41%
26 Aug 19:46
15' Gcaba down on the left side after attempting to clear the ball. 
26 Aug 19:42
11' Erasmus looking lively as well as Rakhale. 
 
  • 90'

    The referee blows for the end of the match.

  • 90'

    Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Sifiso Myeni by Wayde Jooste. Sifiso Myeni restarts play with the free kick.

  • 90'

    Thabo Rakhale takes a short corner. Corner taken by Sifiso Myeni. Bongani Mpandle punches the ball.

  • 87'

    Wayde Jooste decides to take the corner short.

  • 85'

    Ayanda Gcaba challenges Musa Nyatama unfairly and gives away a free kick. Ayanda Gcaba booked for unsporting behaviour. Lantshene Phalane takes the free kick.

  • 78'

    (Orlando Pirates) makes a substitution, with Gift Motupa coming on for Issa Sarr.

  • 76'

    Lyle Lakay goes off and Alfred Ndengane comes on.

  • 76'

    Corner taken by Sifiso Myeni. Thabang Matuka manages to make a clearance.

  • 74'

    Lerato Lamola grabs a goal with a right foot finish. Bloem Celtic 1-0 Orlando Pirates.Lantshene Phalane provided the assist for the goal.

  • 74'

    Vuyani Ntanga scores with a right foot finish. Bloem Celtic 1-0 Orlando Pirates.The assist for the goal came from Lantshene Phalane.

  • 67'

    Kermit Erasmus fouled by Vuyani Ntanga, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Oupa Manyisa.

  • 65'

    Lehlohonolo Majoro joins the action as a substitute, replacing Tendai Ndoro.

  • 62'

    Lerato Lamola is brought on as a substitute for Geoffrey Massa.

  • 63'

    (Bloem Celtic) makes a substitution, with Musa Nyatama coming on for Dumisani Zuma.

  • 61'

    The assistant referee signals for offside against Tendai Ndoro. Free kick taken by Bongani Mpandle.

  • 59'

    Sifiso Myeni takes a shot. Bongani Mpandle catches the ball.

  • 60'

    The assistant referee flags for offside against Kermit Erasmus. Bongani Mpandle takes the free kick.

  • 57'

    Unfair challenge on Dumisani Zuma by Ayanda Gcaba results in a free kick. Sifiso Myeni joins the action as a substitute, replacing Mpho Makola. Free kick crossed by Wayde Jooste. Siyabonga Mpontshane safely holds on.

  • 56'

    Geoffrey Massa concedes a free kick for a foul on Rooi Mahamutsa. Free kick taken by Siyabonga Sangweni.

  • 54'

    Free kick awarded for a foul by Thabang Matuka on Siyabonga Sangweni. Free kick taken by Siyabonga Sangweni.

  • 52'

    Wayde Jooste sends in a cross. Happy Jele makes a clearance.

  • 51'

    Rooi Mahamutsa takes a shot and went wide right of the target.

  • 50'

    Thabo Rakhale fouled by Lantshene Phalane, the ref awards a free kick. Lantshene Phalane receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Happy Jele restarts play with the free kick.

  • 50'

    Free kick awarded for a foul by Rooi Mahamutsa on Dumisani Zuma. Mbhazima Rikhotso restarts play with the free kick.

  • 46'

    Thabang Matuka challenges Kermit Erasmus unfairly and gives away a free kick. Happy Jele takes the free kick.

  • 45'

    The referee gets the second half started.

  • 45'

    The referee blows for half time.

  • 43'

    Header by Lantshene Phalane goes to the left of the goal.

  • 40'

    Oupa Manyisa takes a shot. Bongani Mpandle catches the ball.

  • 35'

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

  • 33'

    Mpho Makola takes a short corner.

  • 34'

    A cross is delivered by Mpho Makola. Bongani Mpandle safely holds on.

  • 34'

    Thabo Rakhale takes a shot. Wandisile Letlabika gets a block in.

  • 31'

    Happy Jele is ruled offside. Bongani Mpandle restarts play with the free kick.

  • 30'

    Shot by Vusi Shikwela went wide of the right-hand post.

  • 29'

    Geoffrey Massa takes a shot. Siyabonga Mpontshane safely holds on.

  • 25'

    Corner taken by Mpho Makola from the right by-line. Clearance by Lantshene Phalane.

  • 24'

    Free kick awarded for a foul by Wandisile Letlabika on Kermit Erasmus. Ayanda Gcaba takes the free kick.

  • 21'

    The offside flag is raised against Kermit Erasmus. Bongani Mpandle restarts play with the free kick.

  • 20'

    Geoffrey Massa is caught offside. Rooi Mahamutsa restarts play with the free kick.

  • 19'

    Vuyani Ntanga takes a shot.

  • 18'

    Short corner taken by Wayde Jooste.

  • 19'

    The ball is delivered by Wayde Jooste. Siyabonga Mpontshane safely holds on.

  • 17'

    Oupa Manyisa challenges Dumisani Zuma unfairly and gives away a free kick. Dumisani Zuma takes the free kick. Geoffrey Massa is ruled offside. Siyabonga Mpontshane takes the free kick.

  • 13'

    Unfair challenge on Geoffrey Massa by Ayanda Gcaba results in a free kick. Lantshene Phalane restarts play with the free kick.

  • 12'

    Corner taken by Mpho Makola from the left by-line. Clearance made by Wandisile Letlabika. Corner from the right by-line taken by Mpho Makola.

  • 11'

    Centre by Thabo Rakhale. Clearance by Mbhazima Rikhotso.

  • 7'

    Dumisani Zuma produces a cross. Siyabonga Mpontshane catches the ball.

  • 6'

    Shot by Vusi Shikwela missed to the left of the net.

  • 6'

    Unfair challenge on Thabang Matuka by Tendai Ndoro results in a free kick. Lantshene Phalane restarts play with the free kick.

  • 5'

    Lantshene Phalane gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Mpho Makola. Mpho Makola takes the free kick.

  • 4'

    The ball is crossed by Issa Sarr. Mbhazima Rikhotso manages to make a clearance.

  • 2'

    Corner taken by Wayde Jooste.

  • 2'

    Lyle Lakay delivers the ball. Rooi Mahamutsa makes a clearance.

  • 2'

    Unfair challenge on Wandisile Letlabika by Tendai Ndoro results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Bongani Mpandle.

  • 0'

    Corner taken by Mpho Makola from the right by-line. Unfair challenge on Thabang Matuka by Tendai Ndoro results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Lantshene Phalane.

  • 0'

    The referee gets the match started.

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Bloemfontein Celtic Orlando Pirates
  • 1 Goals 0
    • 74' Lerato Lamola
  • 1 Yellow Cards 1
    • 50' Lantshene Phalane
    • 85' Ayanda Gcaba
  • 0 Red Cards 0
Team Line-ups
  • Wandisile Letlabika
  • Lyle Lakay
  • Lantshene Phalane
  • Wayde Jooste
  • Vuyani Ntanga
  • Geoffrey Massa
  • Thabang Matuka
  • Mbhazima Rikhotso
  • Vusi Shikwela
  • Bongani Mpandle
  • Dumisani Zuma
  • 5
  • 7
  • 8
  • 11
  • 15
  • 17
  • 20
  • 22
  • 23
  • 31
  • 42
  • 2
  • 4
  • 5
  • 7
  • 18
  • 20
  • 21
  • 25
  • 28
  • 40
  • 95
  • Ayanda Gcaba
  • Happy Jele
  • Mpho Makola
  • Tendai Ndoro
  • Issa Sarr
  • Oupa Manyisa
  • Siyabonga Sangweni
  • Thabo Rakhale
  • Rooi Mahamutsa
  • Siyabonga Mpontshane
  • Kermit Erasmus
Substitutions
Substitutions
  • Musa Nyatama
  • Tshegofatso Mabaso
  • Gregory Maasdorp
  • Lerato Lamola
  • Aphiwe Lubisi
  • Alfred Ndengane
  • Bruce Mtshali
  • 4
  • 9
  • 13
  • 14
  • 26
  • 27
  • 29
  • 6
  • 11
  • 32
  • 37
  • 38
  • 42
  • 45
  • Thandani Ntshumayelo
  • Sifiso Myeni
  • Tshepo Gumede
  • Amigo Memela
  • Gift Motupa
  • Felipe Ovono
  • Lehlohonolo Majoro

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