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As it happened: Chiefs v Polokwane

2015-04-22 21:30
Last Updated at 11:48
22 Apr 21:37

That is all for tonight folks. Have a good nights rest and to all fans celebrating, enjoy it and more importantly be safe while doing it.

#AmakhosiPSLChamps

22 Apr 21:31
Meanwhile Rusike earns the MOTM award. 
22 Apr 21:31
The Khosi fans flood the field with celebrations. Elated fans and they should be, expect a few people late for work in the morning.
22 Apr 21:29
With three games to spare, Chiefs fully deserve the title. Well done Amakhosi!
22 Apr 21:27
FT: Kaizer Chiefs 4-1 Polokwane
22 Apr 21:26
The final whistle is blown and CHIEFS ARE CROWNED PSL CHAMPIONS!
22 Apr 21:21
90' FIVE MINUTES OF ADDED TIME.
22 Apr 21:16
87' Chiefs just going through the motion now. Waiting for the final whistle.
22 Apr 21:13
84' Kaizer Chiefs fans look elated by the result. Khosi for life??
22 Apr 21:12
80' Maluleka (ON) for Tshabalala (OFF)
22 Apr 21:09
75' Mthembu clean through chooses to try and chip the keeper, gets it wrong.
22 Apr 21:01
70' Twenty minutes left and it seems as Kaizer Chiefs have snatched the PSL title.
22 Apr 20:56
Rusike nets his second goal of the evening! 
22 Apr 20:55
65' GGOOOOOOOOOOAAAAAAALLLLL!!!!
22 Apr 20:54
63' Polokwane's Lichaba booked for a bad tackle on Parker.
22 Apr 20:48
58' Substitute for Polokwane: Jembula is off and Monama is on.
22 Apr 20:47
57' Polokwane thinking of scaring Chiefs?
22 Apr 20:45

Rusike finally finds the back of the net and what an incredible finish courtesy of a Shabba assist.

Chiefs 3-0 Polokwane

22 Apr 20:44
54' GOOOOOOOAAAAAAALLLLLLL
22 Apr 20:42
51' Tshabalala tries a cheeky tip from the edge of the box, but the Polokwane keeper makes an easy save.
22 Apr 20:40
In the other Absa Premiership match, Sundowns have taken a 1-0 lead. Courtesy of Schut.
22 Apr 20:38
48' Rusike booked.
22 Apr 20:35
46' Chiefs have made one change at the break with Masango on for Lebese.
22 Apr 20:34

And kick-off!

22 Apr 20:33
Players back on the field and second half about to start!
22 Apr 20:20

HALF-TIME

That is it. First half done and dusted.

Kaizer Chiefs 2-0 Polokwane City

22 Apr 20:19
45' One minute of added time.
22 Apr 20:15
42' Parker works his way into the box, but he is pushed wide and his cross is cleared.
22 Apr 20:15
40' City looking well capable of scoring but a block from Gaxa keeps them out this time.
22 Apr 20:07

Three minutes later and Chiefs seal a second, courtesy of a of a set-piece and the 'keeper comes out but loses control of the situation. The ball falls into the path of Parker and the striker blasts it into the net.

2-0 to Chiefs.

22 Apr 20:04
30' GOOOOOOOOAAAAAALLLLL
22 Apr 20:00

An inch perfect ball by Katsande which founded Lebese and the midfielder finished off a great move.

Chiefs 1-0 Polokwane

22 Apr 19:59
27' GOOOOOOOOOOAAAAAAAAALLLLLLL
22 Apr 19:55
22' Rusike gets a through ball from Yeye but the Zimbabwean falls in the 18th area and fails to make the effort count.
22 Apr 19:53
20' Polokwane fail to use the corner-kick in their favour.
22 Apr 19:52
19' Katsande knocks the ball out for a corner after a cross. 
 
  • Unfair challenge on Jabulani Nene by George Maluleka results in a free kick. George Maluleka is cautioned by the ref for unsporting behaviour. Jabulani Nene restarts play with the free kick.

  • Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Bernard Parker by Jabulani Nene. Free kick taken by Reyaad Pieterse.

  • Corner taken by Mandla Masango.

  • Corner from the right by-line taken by Raymond Monama.

  • 88'

    Corner taken by Raymond Monama. Willard Katsande manages to make a clearance.

  • 85'

    Free kick awarded for a foul by Mandla Masango on Joseph Musonda. Jabulani Nene restarts play with the free kick.

  • 83'

    Short corner taken by Raymond Monama.

  • 83'

    Corner taken by Cole Alexander from the left by-line. Clearance by Reneilwe Letsholonyane.

  • 83'

    Corner taken by Siboniso Gaxa from the right by-line.

  • 81'

    Corner taken by Mandla Masango.

  • 79'

    George Maluleka comes on in place of Siphiwe Tshabalala.

  • 75'

    Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Reneilwe Letsholonyane by Raymond Monama. Free kick taken by Reyaad Pieterse.

  • 72'

    (Kaizer Chiefs) makes a substitution, with Siphelele Mthembu coming on for Matthew Rusike.

  • 68'

    Kabelo Lichaba concedes a free kick for a foul on Siphiwe Tshabalala. Reyaad Pieterse restarts play with the free kick.

  • 64'

    Matthew Rusike scores. Kaizer Chiefs 4-1 Polokwane City.Siphiwe Tshabalala provided the assist for the goal.

  • 65'

    Unfair challenge on Kabelo Lichaba by Erick Mathoho results in a free kick. Booking for Erick Mathoho for unsporting behaviour. Jabu Maluleke restarts play with the free kick.

  • 65'

    Foul by Erick Mathoho on Puleng Tlolane, free kick awarded. Caution for Erick Mathoho. Free kick taken by Jabu Maluleke.

  • 63'

    Unfair challenge on Bernard Parker by Kabelo Lichaba results in a free kick. Kabelo Lichaba receives a yellow card. Siphiwe Tshabalala restarts play with the free kick.

  • 61'

    Rendani Ndou gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Siboniso Gaxa. Free kick taken by Reyaad Pieterse.

  • 56'

    Rendani Ndou slots the ball right footed into the goal. Kaizer Chiefs 3-1 Polokwane City.The assist for the goal came from Tokelo Langa.

  • 57'

    Corner taken by Jabu Maluleke. Raymond Monama on for Sipho Jembula.

  • 54'

    Matthew Rusike slots the ball right footed into the goal. Kaizer Chiefs 3-0 Polokwane City.Assist on the goal came from Siphiwe Tshabalala.

  • 51'

    Corner taken by Sipho Jembula. Clearance by Matthew Rusike.

  • 46'

    George Lebese leaves the field to be replaced by Mandla Masango.

  • 47'

    Matthew Rusike concedes a free kick for a foul on Kabelo Lichaba. Matthew Rusike booked. Jabu Maluleke takes the free kick.

  • 48'

    Free kick awarded for a foul by Willard Katsande on Sipho Jembula. Kabelo Lichaba crosses the ball in from the free kick. Matthew Rusike manages to make a clearance.

  • 45'

    The referee blows the whistle to start the second half.

  • 45'

    The whistle is blown to end the first half.

  • 41'

    Puleng Tlolane takes a shot. Reyaad Pieterse catches the ball. Bernard Parker challenges Tokelo Langa unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Benson Mhlongo.

  • 37'

    Handball by Willard Katsande. Strike on goal comes in from Jabu Maluleke from the free kick and goes over the bar.

  • 37'

    Corner taken by Sipho Jembula. Clearance made by Siphiwe Tshabalala.

  • 31'

    Bernard Parker scores a right footed goal. Kaizer Chiefs 2-0 Polokwane City.Willard Katsande provided the assist for the goal.

  • 30'

    Siboniso Gaxa concedes a free kick for a foul on Kabelo Lichaba. Cole Alexander takes the free kick.

  • 26'

    George Lebese scores a right footed goal. Kaizer Chiefs 1-0 Polokwane City.Willard Katsande provided the assist for the goal.

  • 25'

    Tsepo Masilela fouled by Joseph Musonda, the ref awards a free kick. Reyaad Pieterse restarts play with the free kick.

  • 22'

    Header by Cole Alexander misses left.

  • 24'

    Bernard Parker concedes a free kick for a foul on Benson Mhlongo. Free kick taken by Tokelo Langa.

  • 17'

    Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Sipho Jembula by Tefu Mashamaite. Free kick crossed by Jabu Maluleke. Clearance by Reneilwe Letsholonyane.

  • 19'

    Corner taken by Sipho Jembula from the left by-line. Clearance by Bernard Parker.

  • 21'

    Matthew Rusike gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jabulani Nene. Benson Mhlongo restarts play with the free kick.

  • 13'

    Jabulani Nene concedes a free kick for a foul on Siboniso Gaxa. Siphiwe Tshabalala crosses the ball in from the free kick. Tokelo Langa manages to make a clearance.

  • 15'

    Corner taken by Sipho Jembula.

  • 16'

    Cole Alexander takes a shot and went wide left of the target.

  • 10'

    Corner from the left by-line taken by Sipho Jembula. Bernard Parker makes a clearance.

  • 7'

    Bernard Parker is ruled offside. Kabelo Lichaba takes the free kick.

  • 1'

    Corner taken by Sipho Jembula. Siboniso Gaxa manages to make a clearance.

  • 2'

    George Lebese challenges Cole Alexander unfairly and gives away a free kick. Benson Mhlongo takes the free kick.

  • 3'

    Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Erick Mathoho by Sipho Jembula. Free kick taken by Reyaad Pieterse.

  • 4'

    Centre by Matthew Rusike. Header by George Lebese goes harmlessly over the bar.

  • 0'

    Foul by Matthew Rusike on Modiri Marumo, free kick awarded. Jabulani Nene restarts play with the free kick.

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Kaizer Chiefs Polokwane City
  • 4 Goals 1
    • 26' Lebese
    • 31' Parker
    • 54' Rusike
    • 64' Rusike
    • 56' Ndou
  • 3 Yellow Cards 1
    • 47' Rusike
    • 65' Mathoho
    • 90' Maluleka
    • 63' Lichaba
  • 0 Red Cards 0
Team Line-ups
  • Reyaad Pieterse
  • Erick Mathoho
  • Siboniso Gaxa
  • Reneilwe Letsholonyane
  • Siphiwe Tshabalala
  • George Lebese
  • Matthew Rusike
  • Tefu Mashamaite
  • Tsepo Masilela
  • Bernard Parker
  • Willard Katsande
  • 1
  • 3
  • 5
  • 6
  • 14
  • 17
  • 21
  • 23
  • 24
  • 25
  • 31
  • 8
  • 12
  • 17
  • 18
  • 19
  • 20
  • 21
  • 29
  • 30
  • 37
  • 43
  • Jabulani Maluleke
  • Puleng Tlolane
  • Cole Alexander
  • Sipho Jembula
  • Rendani Ndou
  • Benson Mhlongo
  • Kabelo Gervas Lichaba
  • Tokelo Langa
  • Modiri Marumo
  • Joseph Musonda
  • Jabulani Nene
Substitutions
Substitutions
  • David Zulu
  • George Maluleka
  • Nhlanhla Khuzwayo
  • Kgotso Moleko
  • Siphelele Mthembu
  • Mandla Masango
  • Ivan Bukenya
  • 4
  • 12
  • 16
  • 18
  • 20
  • 22
  • 30
  • 1
  • 9
  • 15
  • 22
  • 23
  • 27
  • 31
  • Dino Visser
  • Essau Kanyenda
  • Dodam Dogere
  • Raymond Monama
  • Vusi Mthimkulu
  • Jabulani Dhadhla
  • Thobani Mncwango

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