Kaizer Chiefs
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Orlando Pirates
2016/07/30 | 15:00 |  Carling Black Label Cup | FNB Stadium,  |  Full Time
Absa Premiership

As it happened: Chiefs v Pirates

2016-07-30 17:45
Last Updated at 02:17
30 Jul 17:41

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30 Jul 17:39
FULL-TIME: Kaizer Chiefs 2 (Mathoho, Macha) 0 Orlando Pirates
30 Jul 17:38
Meanwhile, Kaizer Chiefs' patience with the ball has seen them being rewarded on two occasions this evening. Steve Komphela will hope his side can continue this type of performance in the PSL.
30 Jul 17:35

What a game! A dull first half but a much better second-half from both sides. Orlando Pirates begin their new life under Muhsin Ertugral with a defeat but it is a good set up for the Turkish coach to see wear his side has gone wrong ahead of the PSL campaign.

30 Jul 17:32
30 Jul 17:31
Luis Macha puts the ball into the back of the net as William Twala whipped in a sliced cross from the right flank. 
30 Jul 17:30
30 Jul 17:29
92' Morrison goes down inside the box but receives a yellow card for falsely falling and seeking a penalty.
30 Jul 17:27
30 Jul 17:26
88' Mhlongo makes a great save following William Twala's blinder of a shot towards goal.
30 Jul 17:22
87' Macha comes on for Ekstein
30 Jul 17:21
84' Cardoso comes on for Eric Mathoho
30 Jul 17:20
82' Khune pulls off a great save to block Norodien's cross-come-shot as well as Mathoho clears Morrison's shot off the line.
30 Jul 17:18
80' Kaizer Chiefs 0-1 Orlando Pirates
30 Jul 17:15
78' Substitution: Emmanuel Letlotlo replaces Lebese.
30 Jul 17:12
Debut for Pirates duo as Norodien and Morrison replaces Rakhale and Gabuza.
30 Jul 17:11
74' SAVE! Matlaba whips in a low cross for Ndoro who locks his position and gets his laces onto the ball only for Khune to make a fantastic low save.
30 Jul 17:08
72' Substitution: Khumalo comes on for Masilela
30 Jul 17:07
72' Substitution: Shitolo comes on for Gcaba
30 Jul 17:04
68' Amakhosi running the show here at FNB Stadium as Parker sends a shot over Mhlongo's crossbar.
30 Jul 17:03
66' It is all happening in this second- wayhalf, as Masilela darts his through the Buccaneers defence as his shot ricochets out off the post.
30 Jul 17:00
64' Khune called into keep out Matlaba's effort from inside the box, before Rakhale's rebound is blocked.
30 Jul 17:00
63' Moleko with a bolted effort from an acute angle and Mhlongo palms it to safety.
30 Jul 16:59
60' Substitution: Nyauza comes on for Jele
30 Jul 16:56

Brilliantly done by Bernard Parker as the striker struck a bullet of a shot that beat Mhlongo only for his effort to hit the crossbar. However, Eric Mathoho finds the rebound and slots in the back of the net.

Chiefs 1-0 Pirates

30 Jul 16:53
30 Jul 16:52
55' Ramahlwe Mphahlele has been chosen by the fans to come on and he replaces Lorenzo Gordinho while Luvuyo Memela enters the fray, replacing Issa Sarr in an attacking change.
30 Jul 16:48
51' Rakhale finds some space on the right flank and whips in a low cross. Gabuza makes a blinding run and gets his head onto the cross only for his headed shot to be directed just pass the post.
30 Jul 16:46
50' The second half has been a drilling affair so far. Good energy shown by both Pirates and Chiefs. 
30 Jul 16:45
48' Ekstein now makes a darting and he has to go alone as Jele is tracking back. Ekstein shoots but his effort is straight towards Mhlongo.
30 Jul 16:43
47' Pirates receive a free-kick 25 yards out. Ndoro stands behind the ball but his effort is well over the the crossbar.
30 Jul 16:41
45' Second half is underway...
30 Jul 16:40
Teams are out on the field as the second-half is about to begin...
30 Jul 16:26
Fans have been voting throughout the first-half to see who will be brought on as a substitute. Five minutes into the first half a change will be submitted by both sides.
30 Jul 16:24
Not much happening in the first half only a chunk of the ball possession was dominated by Kaizer Chiefs. Orlando Pirates need to really get hold of the ball in midfield and attempt to string a few good passes around.
30 Jul 16:22
30 Jul 16:19
41' Moleko whips in a cross towards Lebese only for the winger to knock it down to Parker and the striker's half-volley is just wide of the post. 
30 Jul 16:17
40' Kaizer Chiefs 0-0 Orlando Pirates
30 Jul 16:15
38' Makola does well to evade his marker, but fires a tame effort straight at Itu.
30 Jul 16:11
34' Ekstein and Parker team up nicely upfront as the midfielder feeds the striker only for Parker's cross to find Brighton Mhlongo.
30 Jul 16:08
31' GEEEEWIZ!! Moleko whips in a unexpected cross into the Pirates 18th area only for Jele to almost knock the ball into the back of his own net.
30 Jul 16:06
30' Khune and Mhlongo yet to make a save as Chiefs and Pirates continue to suss each other out in the middle of the park.
30 Jul 15:58
Possession: Kaizer Chiefs 69% Orlando Pirates 31%
30 Jul 15:57
20' Itumeleng Khune is yet to involved in this encounter. Chiefs have been holding onto the ball brilliantly.
30 Jul 15:54
18' Five years of the Carling Black Label Cup their has only been 5 goals scored in these fixtures.
30 Jul 15:52
16' Twala runs at Jele and a great challenge by the Pirates defender.
30 Jul 15:49
12' Moleko once again making positive runs into the box. Maluleka hits a cross over to the right-bac but Moleko's headed pass falls behind the oncoming Parker. 
30 Jul 15:47
10' Good spell for Chiefs as they boast a superior percentage of position.
30 Jul 15:46
9' Moleko times his run to perfection as a ball from half-way line is pressed over the Pirates defence but the delivery is too strong
  • 0'

    It's a wrap. Chiefs overcome rivals Pirates 2-0 in the preseason match to win their second Carling Black Label title.

  • 90'

    GOAL!!! (2-0) Macha made the perfect debut when he knocked the final nail into the Pirates coffin as his header found the back of the net after cross into the box from Twala.

  • 88'

    The Chiefs onslaught continued, as Twala unleashed a powerful shot from the edge of the box that forced Mhlongo into another save.

  • 84'

    Norodien provided some spark for Pirates late in the game and he was in the thick of the action as Ndoro found space but shot wide of the target.

  • 81'

    Mathaho cleared the ball off the line after a shot from striker Morrison from close range. Norodien had supplied a tricky ball into the box for his teammates.

  • 73'

    Against the run of play, Ndoro forced Khune into a spectacular save following a cross inside the box from Matlaba.

  • 68'

    The Buccaneers were unsurprisingly out of sorts in their first match under new coach Muhsin Ertugral. Chiefs continued to dominate in search for a second goal.

  • 63'

    Amakhosi were spurred by the opening goal and Masilela was next to get a scoring chance after tracking forward from defence, but his toe-poke brushed the outside of the goal post.

  • 60'

    Katsande won the ball for Chiefs from Rakhale and offloaded to Maluleka who in-turn found Twala, whose shot was parried away from danger by Mhlongo.

  • 58'

    GOAL!!! Chiefs break the deadlock through Mathoho from close range after the ball rebounded into his path from the crossbar after a shot from Parker.

  • 51'

    Rakhale proved an handful for the Chiefs defence as he beat two flying tackles to deliver a cross into the box that flew inches wide of the head of Gabuza.

  • 49'

    A flick from the header of Lebese from the center of the pitch released Ekstein, who shot straight at Mhlongo.

  • 47'

    Blistering winger Twala made a dashing run into the box and unleashed a shot on the edge of the box that whizzed over the crossbar.

  • 45'

    Scores were goalless at half-time in the preseason match between Soweto giants Chiefs and Pirates.

  • 43'

    Khune has been a spectator for much of the first-half, but he was tested by a shot from Matlaba from outside the box.

  • 41'

    Twala swapped flanks to make an attack from the left and provide Parker, whose tame shot flew wide across the face of goal inside the box.

  • 37'

    Pirates are struggling to penetrate the Chiefs defence marshaled by Mathoho. Out of frustration, Makola takes a shot from long range which is easily collected by Khune.

  • 32'

    An interchange of passes between Parker and Ekstein gives Chiefs their closest goal scoring opportunity as the Pirates defence scramble to get the ball inside the box, which eventually is collected by goalkeeper Mhlongo.

  • 28'

    Chiefs are taking the game to the opposition and it nearly pays off with Jele nearly conceding an own goal from a Moleko cross into the penalty box.

  • 25'

    With Pirates pinned back, Rakhale looked to launch a counter-attack, but his run into the Chiefs box did not amount to much.

  • 21'

    In the midfield battle, Ekstein put his team under pressure when he lost the ball attempting to make a fancy pass, but the defence sparred his blushes by recovering the ball.

  • 19'

    Moleko makes a cross into the box that fell into the path of defender Masilela, who miscued his shot.

  • 15'

    Twala took on Pirates right-back Jele on the edge of the box, but Jele was equal to the challenge with a timely tackle.

  • 12'

    Ekstein makes a long diagonal pass inside the box that found the head of Moleko, but his attempted assist fell behind the path of Parker and the ball was subsequently cleared by Matlaba.

  • 8'

    Twala on the right flank found some space for Chiefs and whipped in a ball into the box that was cleared by the header of Gcaba.

  • 4'

    Pirates defender Edwin Gyimah makes a run into the Chiefs midfield but, he is stopped in his tracks by a foul from Chiefs hard-man Willard Katsande.

  • 6'

    Matlaba looks to combine with Pirates teammate Rakhale, the ball is dispossessed by Chiefs defender Moleko.

  • 1'

    We are underway at the FNB Stadium in front of a near capacity crowd. Both teams will be looking to set the tone in the preseason ahead of the new campaign.

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    Kaizer Chiefs' starting XI: Khune, Moleko, Gordinho, Mathoho, Masilela, Ekstein, Katsande, Maluleka, Lebese, Parker, Twala

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    Orlando Pirates' starting XI: Mhlongo, Jele, Gcaba, Gyimah, Matlaba, Makola, Sarr, Manyisa, Rakhale, Gabuza, Ndoro

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    This will be the sixth edition of the pre-season showpiece, with Orlando Pirates winning four times and Kaizer Chiefs once. Pirates recorded a 4-3 victory on penalties last year, after the match ended in a 1-1 stalemate.

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    Hello and welcome to our live coverage of the Carling Black Label Cup clash between Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates at FNB Stadium.

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    • 94' Luis Macha
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  • Itumeleng Khune
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  • Bernard Parker
  • George Lebese
  • Pule Ekstein
  • George Maluleka
  • Willard Katsande
  • Tsepo Masilela
  • Eric Mathoho
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  • Brighton Mhlongo
  • Tendai Ndoro
  • Thabo Rakhale
  • Oupa Manyisa
  • Issa Sarr
  • Mpho Makola
  • Thabo Matlaba
  • Edwin Gyimah
  • Ayanda Gcaba
  • Happy Jele
  • Thamsanqa Gabuza
  • Camaldine Abraw
  • Luis Macha
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