Cape Town - Maritzburg
United coach Steve Komphela admits that there was nothing his side could do to
stop the momentum of the University of Pretoria.
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An early goal for
Atusaye Nyondo saw AmaTuks to victory in their Absa Premiership match at the
The hosts had to
play over an hour of the match with 10 men following the expulsion of Vuyisile
KickOff, Komphela said that Rise and Shine had no chance to get anything out of
the game with Tuks being in a “purple patch”.
“People must take heed that when you face a team in a purple
patch there is nothing that you can do,” said Komphela.
“There's no way you can have a one-man advantage almost the
whole match and not afford to win it.
“Forget the chances you create, one man up with all the time
available, you just have to accept there is nothing you can do.”
The result sees Tuks
move up to seventh on the Premiership log with 29 points, while United remain
in 10th on 24 points.