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As it happened: Wits vs Sundowns

2015-03-03 21:30
Last Updated at 22:50
03 Mar 21:41

That is all folks thank you for following Sport24's LIVE updates of this epic battle between Wits and Sundowns.

Who will lift the PSL at the end of 30 games?

Goodnight!

03 Mar 21:21

Final whistle has gone... Wits players are all embracing one another!

Wits 1-0 Sundowns

03 Mar 21:20
93' Sundowns hit the post from a corner in the dying seconds..
03 Mar 21:19
92' Hunt nervously pacing in the technical area now...
03 Mar 21:18
90' Laffor heads wide from point-blank range, clutching his head in his hands.
03 Mar 21:17
90' Four minutes of added time.
03 Mar 21:09
81' Shongwe makes a darting run as he receives a textbook through-ball pass from Vilakazi on the left-flank. His shot is just over the crossbar.
03 Mar 21:07
79' Mosimane brings on Zwane for Mahachi.
03 Mar 21:05
Vilakazi breaks the deadlock with a cool finish. Vilakazi runs onto Nhlapo's through-ball before putting Rama on the floor and beating Onyango at his near post! 
03 Mar 21:04
77' GOOOOOOAAAAALLLL!!!
03 Mar 21:04
75' Yellow shown to Onyango for time wasting, protests from the back 4, referee Gomes waves them away.
03 Mar 20:58
71' Hunt withdraws Botes and gives the home crowd a look at Fikru. 
03 Mar 20:57
70' Twenty minutes left and the scores still deadlocked.
03 Mar 20:57
68' Mkhwanazi fouls Billiat and gives away a free-kick just on the edge of the box. Teko takes but his shot is over the cross bar. 
03 Mar 20:54
63' Shongwe and Bhasera combine well down the left and win a throw for Ntshangase to launch. Many throw ins from deep but never working.
03 Mar 20:48
61'  Josephs' first really important interception as he comes out to smother before Malajila can pounce.
03 Mar 20:48
59' Shongwe evades Modise with a fine turn but fires an effort wide of the mark.
03 Mar 20:46
56' Onyango collects Vilakazi's tame header.
03 Mar 20:41
53' Modise fouls Shongwe and Wits take a quick free-kick as they seek to counter Sundowns.
03 Mar 20:39
50' Scramble inside of the box as Schut makes a block. The ball falls into the path of Vilakazi and the midfielder shoots but his shot is just wide. 
03 Mar 20:36
48' Mahachi shows his pace and confidence on the counter early on but his cross goes over Malajila in the box.
03 Mar 20:32
Teams are out, and kick-off!!
03 Mar 20:17

HALF-TIME!

03 Mar 20:16
45' Botes goes in the book after being earmarked by Pitso. 1' to play in the first half. Shongwe chopped as tackles get physical.
03 Mar 20:12
41' Modise tries a long shot on goal from a deadball situation. Josephs picks up easily.
03 Mar 20:10
39' Faty gets space and tries to beat Onyango from a far but his shot is well wide. Hunt is furious on the sideline, indicating that he wanted Faty to take the ball wide.
03 Mar 20:08
38' Siyanda Zwane gets booked. 
03 Mar 20:07
36' Nhlapo with a great ball into the area, a flying Bhasera narrowly misses the connection.
03 Mar 20:05
33' Teko gets tangled in a challenge between Faty and Phumlani. Free-kick to Sundowns. 
03 Mar 20:03

Vunene Shandale who is viewing our LIVE UPDATES believes Sundowns will come out this game victorious.

This is what he said: "We are going to beat Wits no matter what, every one know's that"

03 Mar 19:59
28' Mphahlele gets a yellow card for diving into the ball. Bidvest Wits 0 - 0 Mamelodi Sundowns
03 Mar 19:56
25' Faty with a fantastic opportunity to test out Onyango as a through ball is lured his way on the corner of the box and he splits the defence but his shot was below par.
03 Mar 19:52
21' Ntshangase gets booked for a foul on Billiat.
03 Mar 19:49

18' Tyson makes a crucial save after a through ball was lured Malajila's way. Easy for Josephs to collect.

Still scoreless at Bidvest Stadium 0-0.

03 Mar 19:47
13' Wits making life difficult for Sundowns.
03 Mar 19:38
7' Tough battle so far between the two teams. Box to box action.
03 Mar 19:32
2' Good ball into the box from Vilakazi but Onyango does well to collect.
03 Mar 19:30
And Kick-off... 
03 Mar 19:28

Teams are readying themselves as they walk out...

Who do you think will end up victorious? Or will it be another stalemate?

03 Mar 19:18
Mamelodi Sundowns XI: Onyango, Mashaba, Zwane, Mphahlele, Schut, Zungu, Kekana, Malajila, Mahachi, Modise, Billiat.
03 Mar 19:18
Bidvest Wits XI: Josephs, Kwakman, Hlatshwayo, Shongwe, Vilakazi, Mkhwanazi, Faty, Nhlapo, Botes, Bhasera, Ntshangase.
03 Mar 19:17
When the teams met earlier this season they played to a goalless draw in Tshwane.
 
  • Corner taken by Tsholofelo Modise.

  • Ben Motshwari joins the action as a substitute, replacing Sibusiso Vilakazi.

  • 89'

    Corner taken by Katlego Mashego.

  • 85'

    Lemessa Fikru-Tefera concedes a free kick for a foul on Mzikayise Mashaba. Tsholofelo Modise takes the free kick. Foul by Alje Schut on Buhle Mkhwanazi, free kick awarded. Jabulani Shongwe takes the free kick.

  • 88'

    Lemessa Fikru-Tefera challenges Bongani Zungu unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Hlompo Kekana.

  • 84'

    Katlego Mashego is brought on as a substitute for Cuthbert Malajila.

  • 81'

    Anthony Laffor replaces Khama Billiat.

  • 78'

    Kuda Mahachi leaves the field to be replaced by Themba Zwane.

  • 79'

    Ramahlwe Mphahlele takes a shot and went wide of the left-hand post.

  • 76'

    Sibusiso Vilakazi slots the ball left footed into the goal. Bidvest Wits 1-0 Mamelodi Sundowns.Assist on the goal came from Siyabonga Nhlapo.

  • 72'

    Onismor Bhasera concedes a free kick for a foul on Kuda Mahachi. Hlompo Kekana restarts play with the free kick.

  • 74'

    Unfair challenge on Alje Schut by Lemessa Fikru-Tefera results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Denis Onyango.

  • 75'

    Denis Onyango goes into the referee's book.

  • 70'

    Lemessa Fikru-Tefera on for Henrico Botes.

  • 68'

    Free kick awarded for a foul by Buhle Mkhwanazi on Alje Schut. Hlompo Kekana takes the free kick.

  • 66'

    Unfair challenge on Kuda Mahachi by Jabulani Shongwe results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Alje Schut.

  • 62'

    Unfair challenge on Ramahlwe Mphahlele by Phumlani Ntshangase results in a free kick. Hlompo Kekana restarts play with the free kick.

  • 55'

    Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Siyabonga Nhlapo by Mzikayise Mashaba. Jabulani Shongwe restarts play with the free kick.

  • 56'

    Foul by Mzikayise Mashaba on Papy Faty, free kick awarded. Buhle Mkhwanazi takes the free kick.

  • 53'

    Kees Kwakman fouled by Tsholofelo Modise, the ref awards a free kick. Kees Kwakman restarts play with the free kick.

  • 54'

    The assistant referee signals for offside against Cuthbert Malajila. Moeneeb Josephs takes the free kick.

  • 47'

    Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Sibusiso Vilakazi by Ramahlwe Mphahlele. Jabulani Shongwe takes the free kick.

  • 45'

    The game restarts for the second half.

  • Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Phumlani Ntshangase by Kuda Mahachi. Free kick taken by Phumlani Ntshangase.

  • 42'

    The referee blows for offside. Free kick taken by Moeneeb Josephs. The assistant referee signals for offside against Sibusiso Vilakazi. Denis Onyango restarts play with the free kick.

  • 40'

    Foul by Henrico Botes on Alje Schut, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Bongani Zungu.

  • 40'

    Unfair challenge on Hlompo Kekana by Phumlani Ntshangase results in a free kick. Tsholofelo Modise takes the free kick.

  • 37'

    Siyanda Zwane goes into the book. Corner taken by Jabulani Shongwe.

  • 35'

    Siyabonga Nhlapo gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Mzikayise Mashaba. Tsholofelo Modise takes the free kick. Alje Schut is caught offside. Free kick taken by Moeneeb Josephs.

  • 33'

    Foul by Papy Faty on Alje Schut, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Tsholofelo Modise.

  • 29'

    The assistant referee flags for offside against Henrico Botes. Alje Schut takes the free kick.

  • 27'

    Corner from the right by-line taken by Kuda Mahachi.

  • 28'

    Foul by Ramahlwe Mphahlele on Siyabonga Nhlapo, free kick awarded. Ramahlwe Mphahlele booked. Siyabonga Nhlapo restarts play with the free kick.

  • 23'

    Unfair challenge on Alje Schut by Henrico Botes results in a free kick. Ramahlwe Mphahlele restarts play with the free kick.

  • 21'

    Phumlani Ntshangase challenges Khama Billiat unfairly and gives away a free kick. Phumlani Ntshangase is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Hlompo Kekana takes the free kick. Corner taken by Khama Billiat from the left by-line.

  • 20'

    Foul by Sibusiso Vilakazi on Siyanda Zwane, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Ramahlwe Mphahlele.

  • 17'

    Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Onismor Bhasera by Khama Billiat. Free kick taken by Jabulani Shongwe.

  • 19'

    Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Alje Schut by Henrico Botes. Ramahlwe Mphahlele restarts play with the free kick.

  • 12'

    Corner taken by Jabulani Shongwe. Corner taken by Jabulani Shongwe. Mzikayise Mashaba manages to make a clearance.

  • 14'

    Free kick awarded for a foul by Onismor Bhasera on Khama Billiat. Hlompo Kekana takes the free kick. Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Thulani Hlatshwayo by Cuthbert Malajila. Free kick taken by Onismor Bhasera.

  • 11'

    Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Papy Faty by Cuthbert Malajila. Free kick taken by Buhle Mkhwanazi.

  • 4'

    Papy Faty takes a shot.

  • 9'

    Tsholofelo Modise concedes a free kick for a foul on Onismor Bhasera. Free kick taken by Jabulani Shongwe.

  • 1'

    The ball is delivered by Sibusiso Vilakazi. Denis Onyango safely holds on. Papy Faty concedes a free kick for a foul on Ramahlwe Mphahlele. Bongani Zungu restarts play with the free kick.

  • 0'

    The match begins.

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Bidvest Wits Mamelodi Sundowns
  • 1 Goals 0
    • 76' Vilakazi
  • 1 Yellow Cards 4
    • 22' Ntshangase
    • 29' Mphahlele
    • 38' Zwane
    • 76' Onyango
    • 84' Modise
  • 0 Red Cards 0
Team Line-ups
  • Cornelis Kwakman
  • Thulani Hlatswayo
  • Jabulani Shongwe
  • Sibusiso Vilakazi
  • Buhle Mkhwanazi
  • Moeneeb Josephs
  • Papy Faty
  • Siyabonga Nhlapo
  • Henrico Botes
  • Onismo Bhasera
  • Phumlani Ntshangase
  • 2
  • 3
  • 6
  • 10
  • 15
  • 16
  • 17
  • 20
  • 21
  • 24
  • 41
  • 8
  • 10
  • 16
  • 17
  • 19
  • 20
  • 21
  • 27
  • 34
  • 36
  • 43
  • Hlompho Kekana
  • Teko Modise
  • Ramahlwe Mphahlele
  • Alje Schut
  • Mzikayise Mashaba
  • Khama Billiat
  • Siyanda Zwane
  • Cuthbert Malajila
  • Bongani Zungu
  • Denis Onyango
  • Kuda Mahachi
Substitutions
Substitutions
  • Calvin Kadi
  • Christopher Katongo
  • Vincent Pule
  • Sameehg Doutie
  • Dillon Sheppard
  • Ben Motshwari
  • Lemessa Fikru-Tefera
  • 9
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 29
  • 30
  • 39
  • 1
  • 2
  • 4
  • 5
  • 18
  • 28
  • 53
  • Kennedy Mweene
  • Thabo Nthethe
  • Tebogo Langerman
  • Asavela Mbekile
  • Themba Zwane
  • Anthony Laffor
  • Katlego Mashego

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