Highlands Park
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Kaizer Chiefs
2016/09/21 | 19:30 |  South African PSL | Makhulong Stadium, Johannesburg |  Full Time
Absa Premiership

As it happened: Highlands v Chiefs

2016-09-21 21:35
Last Updated at 21:16
21 Sep 21:31
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21 Sep 21:29
Man of the Match: George Maluleka
21 Sep 21:29

Full-Time: Highlands Park 0-1 Kaizer Chiefs

21 Sep 21:28
95' The ref blows his whistle and the match has ended.
21 Sep 21:27

95' Khune looks to clear the ball but accidentally steps out of the box.  


However, Khune makes a fantastic save to deny Highlands an equalizer.

Close call.

21 Sep 21:25

93' Parker lunges into Leonard and the referee hands a free-kick...

Kapini hits it into the box and Khune collects...

21 Sep 21:20
92' Chiefs just holding onto the ball. Can Highlands upset the Sowetan giants.
21 Sep 21:19
90' Three minutes of additional time added.
21 Sep 21:18
88' Long range shot from Parker, into the crowd.
21 Sep 21:10
81' YELLOW CARD issued to Ekstein for diving.
21 Sep 21:09
79' Mbesuma is off and Mvala is on for Highlands.
21 Sep 21:05
75' Komphela looking to lock things down with bringing two experience players on. Will it work? 
21 Sep 21:02
74' Twala now replaced by Komphela and brings on Parker.
21 Sep 21:01
72' Tshabalala brought on earlier than expected with 18 minutes left on the clock.
21 Sep 21:00
70' Theron comes on for Garcia with Cale also being replaced.
21 Sep 20:55
67' Highlands picking up the tempo. Incredible scenes in Tembisa as the Newly promoted side looks to get back into this fixture.
21 Sep 20:53
21 Sep 20:52

63' PENALTY! Twala is brought down by Leonard just outside the box and dives inside. Ref points to the spot.

21 Sep 20:51
62' BIG MISS as Twala's gilt-edged chance six yards out with his head glances wide!
21 Sep 20:48
60' Ekstein pulling the strings for Chiefs in the middle as the Sowetan side looks to pick up the momentum.
21 Sep 20:45
54' Garcia on the attack for Highlands weaves inside and shoots, wide of Khune's goal.
21 Sep 20:43
53' Manqele is replaced and Katsvairo is on in his place.
21 Sep 20:42
52' Maluleka works the free-kick into the box, but Highlands Park clear.
21 Sep 20:36
48' Chiefs are looking promising so far with Twala's cross from the right just beyond Lebese.
21 Sep 20:33
45' Mashumba starts the second-half off...
21 Sep 20:17
21 Sep 20:16
45' One minute of additional time added on
21 Sep 20:15
43' YELLOW CARD: Highlands Park's Jose Garcia
21 Sep 20:13

41' Mbesuma is brought down and gets a free-kick just outside the box.

Cale stands behind the deadball situation and his powerful strike is well dealt with by Khune.

21 Sep 20:10

39' Gordinho takes one for the team as Highlands look to counter attack through Leonard with Cale screaming for the ball but the CHiefs defender is quick to tackle the midfielder and bring him down.

Yellow card for Gordinho.

21 Sep 20:00
29' Ekstein finds Lebese in the middle of the park just outside Highlands box and swerves and swings past a defender and lays it off for Twala but the former Chippa United winger hits his shot into the crowd.
21 Sep 19:57

26' Cale with a pinpoint cross towards Mbesuma and the striker's header is over the crossbar.

Much better from Highlands.

21 Sep 19:53

22' Mbesuma seemingly frustrated at the summit of the Highlands formation as his side continue to make no use of their ball possession. 

Highlands need to pass the ball around and build from there.

21 Sep 19:52
20' Highlands 0-0 Chiefs
21 Sep 19:49
17' Highlands having difficulty to hold onto the ball for long periods as they continue to ball watch.
21 Sep 19:46
15' Garcia whips in a teasing cross towards Cale in the 18th area but the former Ajax Cape Town midfielder can't control the ball and looses it to a line out.
21 Sep 19:45
13' Chiefs holding a very high line of defence while Highlands look to play off the counter-attack, not really pushing forward too much.
21 Sep 19:41
10' Cale with a double chance as his directed header is deflected back towards him and then his low hard strike is picked up from Khune easily. 
21 Sep 19:39
8' Slow build up play from Chiefs as they look to take their time with attacking the newly promoted side.
21 Sep 19:36
5' Highlands looking very energetic in the opening moments.
21 Sep 19:36
3' The field is not the biggest as Khune's goal-kick reaches his opposite gloveman with one powerful boot.
21 Sep 19:33

1' Early free-kick for Highlands as Mashumba is brought down by Ramahlwe just outside Khune's box.

Garcia is standing behind the and his strike hits the Chiefs wall. 

21 Sep 19:31
1' And kick-off, as Lebese starts the first-half...
  • 90'

    The final whistle goes and the game is over.

  • 90'

    Shot on goal comes in from Charlton Mashumba from the free kick. Itumeleng Khune safely holds on.

  • 90'

    Bernard Parker gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Auguston Leonard. Bernard Parker is shown a yellow card. Tapuwa Kapini restarts play with the free kick.

  • 90'

    Foul by Auguston Leonard on Hendrick Ekstein, free kick awarded. Bernard Parker takes the free kick.

  • 86'

    Corner taken by Siphiwe Tshabalala from the right by-line. Tapuwa Kapini safely holds on.

  • 87'

    Shot by Bernard Parker went wide of the left-hand upright.

  • 86'

    Shot by Zamuxolo Ngalo missed to the left of the target.

  • 85'

    Shot by George Maluleka cleared the net.

  • 83'

    Shot by Brandon Theron. Itumeleng Khune catches the ball.

  • 83'

    Corner taken by Siphiwe Tshabalala from the right by-line.

  • 82'

    Charlton Mashumba is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Erick Mathoho takes the free kick.

  • 79'

    Hendrick Ekstein goes into the book for unsporting behaviour.

  • 76'

    Mothobi Mvala is brought on as a substitute for Collins Mbesuma.

  • 74'

    Willard Katsande gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Collins Mbesuma. Free kick taken by Auguston Leonard.

  • 73'

    William Twala goes off and Bernard Parker comes on.

  • 71'

    George Lebese leaves the field to be replaced by Siphiwe Tshabalala.

  • 69'

    Khethukuthula Zwane replaces Franklyn Cale.

  • 69'

    Jose Garcia goes off and Brandon Theron comes on.

  • 68'

    Foul by Erick Mathoho on Collins Mbesuma, free kick awarded. Seun Ledwaba takes the free kick.

  • 62'

    Penalty awarded for a foul by Auguston Leonard on William Twala. Auguston Leonard goes into the referee's book. Power penalty scored by George Lebese. Highlands Park 0-1 Kaizer Chiefs.

  • 62'

    Sibusiso Khumalo delivers the ball. Michelle Katsvairo takes a shot. Tapuwa Kapini catches the ball.

  • 61'

    A cross is delivered by George Lebese. Header at goal by Michelle Katsvairo misses left of the target.

  • 57'

    George Maluleka gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Auguston Leonard. Zamuxolo Ngalo takes the free kick.

  • 56'

    Sibusiso Khumalo has an effort at goal and missed to the right of the net.

  • 54'

    Corner taken by George Lebese. Tapuwa Kapini catches the ball.

  • 53'

    Jose Garcia takes a shot and went wide right of the net.

  • 50'

    Unfair challenge on William Twala by Franklyn Cale results in a free kick. The referee shows Franklyn Cale a yellow card. Free kick crossed by George Maluleka. Clearance made by Augustine Mbara.

  • 52'

    Edward Manqele goes off and Michelle Katsvairo comes on.

  • 50'

    Shot by George Lebese went wide right of the target.

  • 49'

    Foul by Collins Mbesuma on Willard Katsande, free kick awarded. Sibusiso Khumalo takes the free kick.

  • 45'

    The referee gets the second half started.

  • 45'

    The match has reached half-time.

  • 43'

    Corner taken by George Lebese. Collins Mbesuma manages to make a clearance.

  • 41'

    Sibusiso Khumalo fouled by Jose Garcia, the ref awards a free kick. Jose Garcia is booked. George Lebese takes the free kick.

  • 40'

    Free kick awarded for a foul by Hendrick Ekstein on Collins Mbesuma. Franklyn Cale produces a shot on goal direct from the free kick. Itumeleng Khune catches the ball.

  • 38'

    Auguston Leonard fouled by Lorenzo Joao Gordinho, the ref awards a free kick. Booking for Lorenzo Joao Gordinho for unsporting behaviour. Tapuwa Kapini takes the free kick.

  • 38'

    Corner taken by George Lebese from the left by-line. Clearance made by Auguston Leonard.

  • 37'

    Unfair challenge on Jose Garcia by Sibusiso Khumalo results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Auguston Leonard.

  • 33'

    The referee blows for offside. Free kick taken by Tapuwa Kapini.

  • 31'

    Corner from the right by-line taken by Franklyn Cale. Clearance by Willard Katsande.

  • 31'

    Augustine Mbara crosses the ball. Clearance by Sibusiso Khumalo.

  • 30'

    Thanduyise Khuboni crosses the ball. Clearance by Erick Mathoho.

  • 30'

    Corner taken by Jose Garcia from the left by-line.

  • 28'

    Shot by William Twala went over the crossbar.

  • 26'

    Jose Garcia sends in a cross. Header at goal by Collins Mbesuma goes over the frame of the goal.

  • 25'

    Corner taken by George Lebese. Tapuwa Kapini safely holds on.

  • 17'

    Foul by Franklyn Cale on George Lebese, free kick awarded. George Lebese crosses the ball in from the free kick. Tapuwa Kapini safely holds on.

  • 16'

    Corner taken by George Lebese from the right by-line. Tapuwa Kapini gets a fist to the ball to punch .

  • 16'

    Lorenzo Joao Gordinho has an effort at goal. Auguston Leonard gets a block in.

  • 15'

    Foul by Sandile Khwela on George Maluleka, free kick awarded. Willard Katsande restarts play with the free kick.

  • 10'

    Franklyn Cale takes a shot. Itumeleng Khune safely holds on.

  • 6'

    Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on George Maluleka by Franklyn Cale. Free kick taken by George Maluleka.

  • 4'

    Seun Ledwaba concedes a free kick for a foul on Ramahlwe Mphahlele. Itumeleng Khune restarts play with the free kick.

  • 1'

    Ramahlwe Mphahlele challenges Charlton Mashumba unfairly and gives away a free kick. Jose Garcia produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick. Erick Mathoho gets a block in.

  • 2'

    The assistant referee flags for offside against Charlton Mashumba. Itumeleng Khune restarts play with the free kick.

  • 0'

    Unfair challenge on Collins Mbesuma by Hendrick Ekstein results in a free kick. Thanduyise Khuboni restarts play with the free kick.

  • 0'

    The referee gets the match started.

Jump to

Highlands Park Kaizer Chiefs
  • 0 Goals 1
    • 64' George Lebese
  • 3 Yellow Cards 3
    • 41' Jose Garcia
    • 50' Franklyn Cale
    • 63' Auguston Leonard
    • 39' Lorenzo Joao Gordinho
    • 79' Hendrick Ekstein
    • 90' Bernard Parker
  • 0 Red Cards 0
Team Line-ups
  • Thanduyise Khuboni
  • Auguston Leonard
  • Collins Mbesuma
  • Charlton Mashumba
  • Tapuwa Kapini
  • Jose Garcia
  • Seun Ledwaba
  • Zamuxolo Ngalo
  • Sandile Khwela
  • Augustine Mbara
  • Franklyn Cale
  • 5
  • 7
  • 9
  • 11
  • 16
  • 17
  • 18
  • 22
  • 28
  • 29
  • 42
  • 2
  • 3
  • 7
  • 12
  • 13
  • 17
  • 22
  • 26
  • 27
  • 31
  • 32
  • Ramahlwe Mphahlele
  • Erick Mathoho
  • William Twala
  • George Maluleka
  • Sibusiso Khumalo
  • George Lebese
  • Edward Manqele
  • Lorenzo Joao Gordinho
  • Hendrick Ekstein
  • Willard Katsande
  • Itumeleng Khune
  • Marlon Heugh
  • Brandon Theron
  • Lebohang Ditsele
  • Mothobi Mvala
  • Edwin Sitayitayi
  • Rudi Isaacs
  • Khethukuthula Zwane
  • 1
  • 2
  • 4
  • 14
  • 25
  • 34
  • 35
  • 4
  • 8
  • 14
  • 24
  • 25
  • 34
  • 35
  • Daniel Cardoso
  • Michelle Katsvairo
  • Siphiwe Tshabalala
  • Tsepo Masilela
  • Bernard Parker
  • Luthando Sixhaso
  • Lucky Baloyi

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