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As it happened: Chiefs v Maritzburg

2015-08-05 21:30
Last Updated at 04:52
05 Aug 22:08
That's all folks. Football is back and what an encounter Chiefs and Maritzburg have put on display. EIGHT goals tonight. Hopefully a scoring feast this season for fans to devour. Until next time, for all breaking Sport News, keep it locked to SPORT24!
05 Aug 22:06

MAN OF THE MATCH GOES TO...

George Lebese gets the nod of MOTM.

05 Aug 22:06
Kaizer Chiefs 5-3 Maritzburg United
05 Aug 22:05
FINAL WHISTLE IS BLOWN!
05 Aug 22:05
EKSTEEN finishes off a well orchestrated attack as Parker heels back a pass towards Shabb who neatly runs on the edge of on the line and passes the ball towards the braided midfielder who easily puts it at the back of the net! 
05 Aug 22:02
120' GOAL! GOAL! GOAL!
05 Aug 22:00
118' Kordinho comes on for Zulu. 
05 Aug 21:58
116' Komphela makes a hand gesture of locking the door, implying that Amakhosi must PARK THE BUS!
05 Aug 21:57
Siyanda Xulu redeems himself following a set-piece from Shabba. Well taken goal from the Chiefs newby. 
05 Aug 21:56
115' GOAL! GOAL! GOAL! 
05 Aug 21:54
10 minutes left before the end of extra-time. If things stay the same we can expect a penalty shoot-out!
05 Aug 21:47
Second-half immediately underway!
05 Aug 21:47

HALF-TIME!

First-half of extra-time comes to an end.

05 Aug 21:42
100' A very tight first half as both sides look to keep things neat at the back.
05 Aug 21:37
95' Free-kick from Tshabalala hits the wall. Kaizer Chiefs 3 - 3 Maritzburg United
05 Aug 21:32
First-half of extra-time underway!
05 Aug 21:31
Silly defensive mistakes by Kaizer Chiefs as we head into extra-time. Can't happen in this next 30 minutes or else Maritzburg will pounce on the opportunities.
05 Aug 21:26
Extra Time on the cards as Chiefs and Maritzburg can't finish the encounter off!
05 Aug 21:22
THREE MINUTES OF ADDED TIME!
05 Aug 21:16
85' KAIZER CHIEFS 3-3 MARITZBURG UNITED
05 Aug 21:16

Xulu once again finds himself in a pickle as he heads the ball into his own net.

05 Aug 21:15
83' GOAL! GOAL! GOAL!
05 Aug 21:11
79' Maritzburg take their fifth corner of the game but yet another unsuccessful one. Chiefs defending much better from set pieces now.
05 Aug 21:06
74' Shabba could easily have made it 4-2! Scuffs a great opportunity following some great play from Masilela on the wing. 
05 Aug 20:56
Lebese finishes off a great move by the Soweto giants. Shabba's shot is saved by Vries but Lebese sneaks in from the left side to tap in a well orchestrated attack. 
05 Aug 20:54
62' GOAL! GOAL! GOAL! GOOOOOOAAAL!!
05 Aug 20:51
59' Another free-kick for Maritzburg as Katsande brings down Lentjies. 
05 Aug 20:50
58' Things have calm down a bit as Lentjies takes a free-kick just outside the box. His effort is well over the cross bar.
05 Aug 20:46
54' Soccer City comes alive as Chiefs continue to attack since returning from the dressing room.
05 Aug 20:45

Parker makes the scores level as he strikes from just outside the box! Within SIX minutes Chiefs are level. 

GAME ON!!

05 Aug 20:44
51' GOAL! GOAL! GOAL! 
05 Aug 20:39
46' GOAL! GOAL! GOAL! 
05 Aug 20:38
45' Maritzburg kicks off things.
05 Aug 20:38
Second-half start underway!
05 Aug 20:38
Teams are out and Chiefs huddle up in the middle of the park for much motivation.
05 Aug 20:21

HALF-TIME! 

Kaizer Chiefs 0-2 Maritzburg United

05 Aug 20:18
Meanwhile, FIVE minutes of injury time.
05 Aug 20:18
Maritzburg takes a 2-0 lead following headed goal from Teyise. Chiefs defence once again dumbfounded from corner-kick.
05 Aug 20:16
45' GOAL! GOAL! GOAL!
 
  • 120'

    Hendrick Ekstein slots the ball right footed into the goal. Kaizer Chiefs 5-3 Maritzburg Utd.Reneilwe Letsholonyane provided the assist for the goal.

  • 118'

    Deolin Mekoa leaves the field to be replaced by Manti Mekoa.

  • 114'

    Siyanda Xulu slots the ball right footed into the goal. Kaizer Chiefs 4-3 Maritzburg Utd.Assist on the goal came from Siphiwe Tshabalala. Siyanda Xulu is cautioned. Kurt Lentjies goes into the referee's book for dissent. Lorenzo Joao Gordinho is brought o

  • 109'

    Corner from the right by-line taken by Philani Zulu.

  • 107'

    Free kick awarded for a foul by Kurt Lentjies on Tsepo Masilela. Free kick taken by Willard Katsande.

  • 106'

    Corner taken by Bernard Parker from the left by-line. Header at goal by Ivan Bukenya misses left of the target.

  • 105'

    Reneilwe Letsholonyane takes the chance to get an effort at goal and missed to the left of the goal.

  • 105'

    Second half of extra-time has started.

  • 102'

    The assistant referee flags for offside against Kgotso Moleko. Virgil Vries restarts play with the free kick.

  • 101'

    Header at goal by Thamsanqa Teyise to the left of the net.

  • 100'

    Corner taken by Kurt Lentjies from the right by-line.

  • 97'

    Hendrick Ekstein challenges Deolin Mekoa unfairly and gives away a free kick. Thamsanqa Mkhize crosses the ball in from the free kick. Reyaad Pieterse safely holds on.

  • 94'

    Ashley Hartog gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Siphiwe Tshabalala. Effort on goal by Siphiwe Tshabalala from the free kick hits the wall.

  • 95'

    Reneilwe Letsholonyane concedes a free kick for a foul on Thamsanqa Mkhize. Virgil Vries takes the free kick.

  • 93'

    The assistant referee flags for offside against Mohau Mokate. Reyaad Pieterse takes the free kick.

  • 90'

    Willard Katsande gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Fortune Makaringe. Thamsanqa Mkhize fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick. Blocked by David Zulu.

  • 87'

    The referee blows for offside. Free kick taken by Reneilwe Letsholonyane.

  • 84'

    Corner from the left by-line taken by Kurt Lentjies. Reyaad Pieterse gets a fist to the ball to punch .

  • 82'

    Siyanda Xulu heads into their own net. Kaizer Chiefs 3-3 Maritzburg Utd.George Lebese leaves the field to be replaced by Hendrick Ekstein.

  • 80'

    Thamsanqa Teyise challenges Bernard Parker unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Reneilwe Letsholonyane.

  • 79'

    Corner taken by Kurt Lentjies. Clearance by Willard Katsande.

  • 78'

    Corner taken by Thamsanqa Mkhize from the right by-line. Kgotso Moleko makes a clearance.

  • 77'

    Corner taken by Deolin Mekoa from the right by-line. Reyaad Pieterse punches the ball.

  • 74'

    Shot by Siphiwe Tshabalala went over. Siboniso Gaxa leaves the field to be replaced by Kgotso Moleko.

  • 74'

    Siphiwe Tshabalala takes a shot and cleared the goal. Kgotso Moleko on for Siboniso Gaxa.

  • 71'

    Corner taken by Thamsanqa Mkhize from the right by-line. Willard Katsande makes a clearance.

  • 71'

    Tsepo Masilela gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ashley Hartog. Free kick taken by Thamsanqa Teyise.

  • 68'

    Mohau Mokate joins the action as a substitute, replacing Mohammed Anas.

  • 64'

    The referee cautions Ryan De Jongh for dissent.

  • 62'

    George Lebese scores with a left foot finish. Kaizer Chiefs 3-2 Maritzburg Utd.The assist for the goal came from Reneilwe Letsholonyane.

  • 61'

    Corner taken by Bernard Parker from the left by-line. Clearance made by Mohammed Anas.

  • 58'

    Foul by Willard Katsande on Kurt Lentjies, free kick awarded. Willard Katsande is booked. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Thamsanqa Mkhize. Diving save by Reyaad Pieterse.

  • 57'

    Foul by Willard Katsande on Deolin Mekoa, free kick awarded. Shot comes in from Kurt Lentjies from the free kick which clears the target.

  • 54'

    George Lebese delivers the ball. Virgil Vries catches the ball.

  • 51'

    Bernard Parker scores with a right foot finish. Kaizer Chiefs 2-2 Maritzburg Utd.

  • 50'

    Fortune Makaringe is brought on as a substitute for Mondli Cele.

  • 46'

    Siboniso Gaxa delivers the ball. George Lebese grabs a goal with a right foot finish. Kaizer Chiefs 1-2 Maritzburg Utd.The assist for the goal came from Siboniso Gaxa.

  • 45'

    The referee gets the second half started.

  • 45'

    The players leave the pitch at half time.

  • 45'

    The referee penalises Kurt Lentjies for handball. Free kick taken by Willard Katsande.

  • 45'

    Corner taken by Thamsanqa Mkhize from the right by-line. Thamsanqa Teyise grabs a goal with a right foot finish. Kaizer Chiefs 0-2 Maritzburg Utd.Assist by Thamsanqa Mkhize.

  • 42'

    The offside flag is raised against Siphiwe Tshabalala. Virgil Vries takes the free kick.

  • 42'

    Corner taken by Bernard Parker. Thamsanqa Mkhize makes a clearance.

  • 40'

    The referee blows for offside against Mondli Cele. Tsepo Masilela takes the free kick.

  • 39'

    David Zulu gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Deolin Mekoa. Thamsanqa Teyise restarts play with the free kick.

  • 38'

    Virgil Vries goes into the referee's book for time wasting.

  • 37'

    Shot by David Zulu cleared the crossbar.

  • 36'

    Kurt Lentjies challenges Siyanda Xulu unfairly and gives away a free kick. Siyanda Xulu restarts play with the free kick.

  • 35'

    Bernard Parker takes a weak shot and cleared the goal.

  • 31'

    The referee blows for offside. Free kick taken by Virgil Vries.

  • 29'

    Corner taken by Thamsanqa Mkhize. Bernard Parker manages to make a clearance.

  • 26'

    Shot by George Lebese missed to the left of the target.

  • 13'

    Siphiwe Tshabalala takes a shot.

  • 12'

    The assistant referee flags for offside against Deolin Mekoa. Siyanda Xulu takes the free kick.

  • 10'

    Willard Katsande gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kurt Lentjies. Thamsanqa Mkhize takes the free kick.

  • 7'

    Kurt Lentjies slots the ball right footed into the goal. Kaizer Chiefs 0-1 Maritzburg Utd.Mohammed Anas provided the assist for the goal.

  • 6'

    Willard Katsande concedes a free kick for a foul on Ryan De Jongh. Free kick taken by Ryan De Jongh.

  • 0'

    The referee gets the game underway.

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Kaizer Chiefs Maritzburg United
  • 5 Goals 3
    • 46' George Lebese
    • 51' Bernard Parker
    • 62' George Lebese
    • 114' Siyanda Xulu
    • 120' Hendrick Ekstein
    • 7' Kurt Lentjies
    • 45' Thamsanqa Teyise
    • 82' Siyanda Xulu
  • 2 Yellow Cards 3
    • 59' Willard Katsande
    • 114' Siyanda Xulu
    • 38' Virgil Vries
    • 64' Ryan De Jongh
    • 108' Kurt Lentjies
  • 0 Red Cards 0
Team Line-ups
  • Reyaad Pieterse
  • Siboniso Gaxa
  • Siyanda Xulu
  • Reneilwe Letsholonyane
  • David Zulu
  • Siphiwe Tshabalala
  • George Lebese
  • Tsepo Masilela
  • Bernard Parker
  • Ivan Bukenya
  • Willard Katsande
  • 1
  • 2
  • 5
  • 6
  • 8
  • 14
  • 17
  • 24
  • 25
  • 30
  • 31
  • 6
  • 9
  • 14
  • 18
  • 23
  • 24
  • 25
  • 27
  • 28
  • 29
  • 30
  • Thamsanqa Teyise
  • Mohammed Anas
  • David Booysen
  • Ryan De Jongh
  • Philani Zulu
  • Mondli Cele
  • Ashley Hartog
  • Thamsanqa Mkhize
  • Deolin Mekoa
  • Kurt Lentjies
  • Virgil Vries
Substitutions
Substitutions
  • Ovidy Karuru
  • George Maluleka
  • Kgotso Moleko
  • Keegan Ritchie
  • Lorenzo Joao Gordinho
  • Hendrick Ekstein
  • Itumeleng Khune
  • 11
  • 12
  • 18
  • 23
  • 26
  • 27
  • 32
  • 3
  • 5
  • 13
  • 20
  • 22
  • 31
  • 32
  • Khumbulani Banda
  • Manti Mekoa
  • Fortune Makaringe
  • Ayanda Nkosi
  • Mohau Mokate
  • Tawfeeq Salie
  • Pogiso Sanoka

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