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As it happened: Orlando Pirates 2 SuperSport United 3

2016-05-28 17:00
Last Updated at 15:35
28 May 17:09

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28 May 17:01

MAN OF THE MATCH

Michael Morton of SuperSport is the man of the match

28 May 16:58

FULL-TIME - NEDBANK CUP FINAL!

SuperSport are the Nedbank Cup Champions!

It was all Pirates in the second half but SuperSport have held on to win it. Pirates will look at their defence in the first half, it really cost them. 

SuperSport 3 Pirates 2

28 May 16:56
90' +7 - Corner to Pirates but the ball is blasted over the bar!
28 May 16:55
90 +5 ' - Pule catching anything that comes into his box. He has done well since coming on. 
28 May 16:54

90 +5' - SUPERSPORT YELLOW CARD

Grobler into the book for a foul but SuperSport are hanging on.

28 May 16:52

90 +2' - PIRATES YELLOW CARD

Gcaba is booked for a foul. 

28 May 16:51
90 +1' - Another Pirates mistake almost leads to a goal but Mhlonogo does brilliantly to scramble and save the Buccanneers. 
28 May 16:50
90' - Into referee's optional time and there will be 7 minutes added.
28 May 16:47
88' - Free-kick to Pirates but once again the SuperSport defence hold firm and clear. 
28 May 16:46

87' - SUPERSPORT SUBSTITUTION

Wome is replaced by Kekana

28 May 16:45
85' - Free header for Gabuza! WIDE!
28 May 16:44

83' - PIRATES SUBSTITUTION

Qalinga replaces Nyauza.

28 May 16:43

83' - Pule pulls off a stunning save to keep SuperSport in the game!

28 May 16:40

78' - PIRATES SUBSTITUTION

Gabuza is on for Memela

28 May 16:37

77' - SUPERSPORT SUBSTITUTION

Williams is finally off, replaced by Pule in goal

28 May 16:36
76' - Chance for Ndoro as he steals in behind the SuperSport defence but Daniels does well to just take the ball away from him at the last moment. 
28 May 16:34
75' - Only fifteen minute left for Pirates to find an equaliser.
28 May 16:31

71' - All Pirates at the moment!

Matlaba fires a shot into Boxall.  Pirates have corner.

28 May 16:28
67' - Great ball from Matlaba to Myeni but the No 11 cannot get enough power on his shot as the ball floats in over his right shoulder and Williams collects. 
28 May 16:26

66' - YELLOW CARD to Williams!

The SuperSport keeper is booked for time wasting. He surely must be subbed soon, the injury looks pretty serious. 

28 May 16:24

64' - A long throw by Pirates causes some problems for the SuperSport defence but they clear.

Pirates work the ball back to Gcaba who shoots over the bar. 

28 May 16:21

61' - YELLOW CARD to Wome

First caution of the match as Wome takes out Gcaba

28 May 16:20

58' - So close for Pirates! Williams comes out to collect a free-kick with Ndoro competing at the same time.

Ndoro gets to it first, takes out Williams and sees his header fly just wide of the left post. 

Williams might have just got a touch on that but the ref awards a goal-kick. 

He is injured as well, seems like a calf injury. 

28 May 16:16
56' - End to end stuff this! Certainly no cagey cup final as they so often can be. 
28 May 16:13

52' - Pirates are right back in this!

A cross came in from the left, it looked like Boxall would clear but the ball just eluded him only to bounce of Daniels and into the net.

28 May 16:12
GOAL - PIRATES!
28 May 16:10
51' - Another Pirates defence is easily cut out by the SuperSport defence. 
28 May 16:09
49' - SuperSport with some good possession but the Pirates defence stands firm this time. 
28 May 16:07
47' - Early free-kick to Pirates. Appeals for a penalty as Saar goes to ground but the ref waves play on. 
28 May 16:05
45' - SuperSport get the second half underway. Will they just to try and hold onto their lead or look for more?
28 May 16:04

Second half about to start. 

Pirates with a change as Jele replaces Rakhale

28 May 15:50

HALF-TIME IN THE NEDBANK CUP

SuperSport bossing the game, but the Pirates defence will have to take a long, hard look at themselves.

28 May 15:49
45' +1 - Matlaba shoots but Willams gets a fingertip to it. Nothing comes from the Pirates corner.
28 May 15:47
45' - More pressure from SuperSport as Phala causes some concern down the right. His shot is blocked by the Pirates defence. 
28 May 15:45

40' - Boxhall has scored for SuperSport!

That came from a SuperSport goal-kick, Boxall flicked onto Brockie but his shot was saved by Mhlongo.

Unfortunately for Pirates, the rebound fell to Boxhall who headed home!

28 May 15:43
GOAL - SUPERSPORT UNITED
28 May 15:42
39' - Yet another corner to the Sea Robbers... overhit. Luckily, they keep possession, working the ball to Myeni who shoots first time but over the bar. 
28 May 15:40
37' - Again SuperSport deal with the set piece easily enough. Their defence has been tight today. 
28 May 15:38
36' - Chance for Pirates as they the ball is cut back from right but the SuperSport defence clear for a corner. 
28 May 15:33

30' - Rakhale has gifted the ball which falls to Brockie

Mhlongo blocks his shot but the rebound falls to Grobler who blasts home emphatically. 

What was Rakhale doing?  No time for fancy tricks in the middle of the park...

28 May 15:31
GOAL - SUPERSPORT UNITED!
28 May 15:30

27' - Saar fouls Grobler, a bit harsh from the ref.

SuperSport have a free-kick around 35m out. 

Grobler goes for goal, Mhlongo can't control it but the Pirates defence eventually get the ball clear. 

28 May 15:28
25' - A Pirates throw-in leads to a snap-shot for Rakhale but it flies wide of the right-hand post.
28 May 15:26

23' - Free-kick to SuperSport in the middle of the park after Brockie is fouled. 

Pirates defence clears but now SuperSport have a throw-in which Pirates again clear with ease. 

28 May 15:22

19' - Free-kick to Pirates in a very dangerous position. Around 25m out, right in front of goal. 

Makola steps up and sends the ball wide of right-hand upright. 

 
  • 90'

    Thabo Matlaba takes a shot.

  • 90'

    The game is over, as the referee blows the whistle.

  • 90'

    Corner taken by Mpho Makola from the right by-line. Clearance made by Mario Booysen.

  • 90'

    The assistant referee signals for offside against Kingston Nkhatha. Free kick taken by Mpho Makola.

  • 90'

    Bradley Grobler challenges Sifiso Myeni unfairly and gives away a free kick. The referee cautions Bradley Grobler for unsporting behaviour. Brighton Mhlongo restarts play with the free kick.

  • 90'

    Centre by Tendai Ndoro. Boalefa Pule catches the ball.

  • 90'

    Michael Morton fouled by Ayanda Gcaba, the ref awards a free kick. Ayanda Gcaba receives a caution for unsporting behaviour. Michael Morton restarts play with the free kick.

  • 90'

    Bradley Grobler gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ayanda Gcaba. Sifiso Myeni takes the free kick.

  • 89'

    Jeremy Brockie booked for time wasting. Kingston Nkhatha joins the action as a substitute, replacing Jeremy Brockie.

  • 87'

    Foul by Thamsanqa Gabuza on Michael Boxall, free kick awarded. Boalefa Pule restarts play with the free kick.

  • 86'

    Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Issa Sarr by Jeremy Brockie. (SuperSport United) makes a substitution, with Grant Kekana coming on for Dove Wome. Mpho Makola takes the free kick. Thabo Qalinge fouled by Sibusiso Khumalo, the ref awards a free

  • 85'

    Header by Thamsanqa Gabuza misses to the right of the target.

  • 85'

    Tendai Ndoro takes a shot.

  • 83'

    Thabo Matlaba takes a shot. Boalefa Pule catches the ball. Thabo Qalinge joins the action as a substitute, replacing Ntsikelelo Nyauza.

  • 81'

    Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Michael Morton by Ayanda Gcaba. Clayton Daniels takes the free kick.

  • 80'

    The ball is swung over by Mpho Makola. Boalefa Pule safely holds on.

  • 77'

    Jeremy Brockie takes a shot. Amigo Memela leaves the field to be replaced by Thamsanqa Gabuza.

  • 76'

    Boalefa Pule joins the action as a substitute, replacing Ronwen Williams.

  • 74'

    Issa Sarr takes a shot. Ronwen Williams catches the ball.

  • 73'

    Free kick awarded for a foul by Issa Sarr on Michael Morton. Mario Booysen restarts play with the free kick.

  • 71'

    Corner taken by Mpho Makola. Clearance by Michael Morton. Corner from the left by-line taken by Mpho Makola. Jeremy Brockie manages to make a clearance.

  • 67'

    Centre by Thabo Matlaba.

  • 66'

    Caution for Ronwen Williams.

  • 64'

    Shot by Ayanda Gcaba went wide right of the target.

  • 61'

    Unfair challenge on Ayanda Gcaba by Dove Wome results in a free kick. Dove Wome receives a caution. Free kick taken by Edwin Gyimah.

  • 61'

    Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ayanda Gcaba by Thuso Phala. Issa Sarr takes the free kick.

  • 57'

    Foul by Bradley Grobler on Issa Sarr, free kick awarded. Mpho Makola takes the free kick.

  • 55'

    The referee penalises Dove Wome for handball. Issa Sarr takes the free kick.

  • 52'

    An own goal is conceded by Clayton Daniels. SuperSport United 3-2 Orlando Pirates.The assist for the goal came from Sifiso Myeni.

  • 49'

    Sibusiso Khumalo sends in a cross. Header by Mario Booysen misses right.

  • 45'

    Thabo Rakhale goes off and Happy Jele comes on.

  • 45'

    The game restarts for the second half.

  • 45'

    Thabo Matlaba takes a shot. Clayton Daniels gets a block in. Corner taken by Amigo Memela.

  • 45'

    The match has reached half-time.

  • 43'

    Bradley Grobler fouled by Thabo Matlaba, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Dove Wome.

  • 40'

    Michael Boxall scores. SuperSport United 3-1 Orlando Pirates.

  • 43'

    The referee blows for offside against Tendai Ndoro. Ronwen Williams restarts play with the free kick.

  • 40'

    Sifiso Myeni takes a shot.

  • 39'

    Corner taken by Amigo Memela.

  • 38'

    Free kick awarded for a foul by Bradley Grobler on Sifiso Myeni. Issa Sarr restarts play with the free kick.

  • 36'

    Corner taken by Amigo Memela from the right by-line. Clearance made by Dean Furman. Corner taken by Amigo Memela from the right by-line. Ronwen Williams parries the effort to safety. Corner taken by Amigo Memela from the right by-line. Jeremy Brockie make

  • 33'

    Corner taken by Mpho Makola. Ronwen Williams catches the ball.

  • 29'

    Jeremy Brockie takes a shot. A parry by Brighton Mhlongo prevents the goal. Bradley Grobler scores with a right foot finish. SuperSport United 2-1 Orlando Pirates.The assist for the goal came from Jeremy Brockie.

  • 27'

    The official flags Dove Wome offside. Edwin Gyimah restarts play with the free kick.

  • 26'

    Bradley Grobler fouled by Amigo Memela, the ref awards a free kick. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Bradley Grobler. Brighton Mhlongo parries the ball away.

  • 25'

    Shot by Thabo Rakhale missed to the left of the target.

  • 22'

    Bradley Grobler fouled by Edwin Gyimah, the ref awards a free kick. Michael Morton takes the free kick. Jeremy Brockie is caught offside. Brighton Mhlongo restarts play with the free kick.

  • 23'

    Mpho Makola gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jeremy Brockie. Michael Morton restarts play with the free kick.

  • 18'

    Unfair challenge on Thabo Rakhale by Clayton Daniels results in a free kick. Strike on goal comes in from Mpho Makola from the free kick and goes right of the post.

  • 20'

    Dean Furman challenges Tendai Ndoro unfairly and gives away a free kick. Edwin Gyimah takes the free kick.

  • 13'

    Jeremy Brockie scores. SuperSport United 1-1 Orlando Pirates.Michael Boxall provided the assist for the goal.

  • 11'

    Amigo Memela slots the ball left footed into the goal. SuperSport United 0-1 Orlando Pirates.Assist by Tendai Ndoro.

  • 11'

    Corner taken by Thuso Phala.

  • 9'

    The referee blows for offside. Ronwen Williams restarts play with the free kick.

  • 8'

    Free kick awarded for a foul by Bradley Grobler on Thabo Matlaba. Edwin Gyimah restarts play with the free kick.

  • 7'

    Thabo Matlaba takes a shot.

  • 6'

    Issa Sarr challenges Jeremy Brockie unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Thuso Phala.

  • 5'

    The offside flag is raised against Sifiso Myeni. Ronwen Williams restarts play with the free kick.

  • 4'

    Unfair challenge on Michael Boxall by Tendai Ndoro results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Ronwen Williams.

  • 3'

    Corner from the left by-line taken by Mpho Makola. Clearance made by Clayton Daniels.

  • 2'

    Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Thabo Rakhale by Sibusiso Khumalo. Issa Sarr restarts play with the free kick.

  • 3'

    Ayanda Gcaba crosses the ball. Mario Booysen makes a clearance.

  • 0'

    Dove Wome takes a shot. Brighton Mhlongo turns it away with a finger tip save. Corner taken by Thuso Phala from the left by-line. Header at goal by Clayton Daniels goes right of the post.

  • 0'

    The ref blows the whistle to start the match.

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Supersport United Orlando Pirates
  • 3 Goals 2
    • 13' Jeremy Brockie
    • 29' Bradley Grobler
    • 40' Michael Boxall
    • 11' Amigo Memela
    • 52' Clayton Daniels
  • 5 Yellow Cards 1
    • 62' Dove Wome
    • 66' Ronwen Williams
    • 87' Sibusiso Khumalo
    • 89' Jeremy Brockie
    • 90' Bradley Grobler
    • 90' Ayanda Gcaba
  • 0 Red Cards 0
Team Line-ups
  • Sibusiso Khumalo
  • Clayton Daniels
  • Michael Boxall
  • Bradley Grobler
  • Dean Furman
  • Jeremy Brockie
  • Thuso Phala
  • Dove Wome
  • Michael Morton
  • Mario Booysen
  • Ronwen Williams
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 7
  • 8
  • 11
  • 13
  • 16
  • 18
  • 27
  • 30
  • 2
  • 5
  • 7
  • 8
  • 11
  • 16
  • 18
  • 25
  • 33
  • 34
  • 37
  • Ayanda Gcaba
  • Mpho Makola
  • Tendai Ndoro
  • Thabo Matlaba
  • Sifiso Myeni
  • Brighton Mhlongo
  • Issa Sarr
  • Thabo Rakhale
  • Edwin Gyimah
  • Ntsikelelo Nyauza
  • Amigo Memela
Substitutions
Substitutions
  • Kingston Nkhatha
  • Morne Nel
  • Fagrie Lakay
  • Grant Kekana
  • David Mathebula
  • Denwin Farmer
  • Boalefa Pule
  • 10
  • 17
  • 19
  • 20
  • 24
  • 25
  • 31
  • 4
  • 12
  • 15
  • 24
  • 31
  • 38
  • 42
  • Happy Jele
  • Lehlohonolo Masalesa
  • Thabo Qalinge
  • Yasser Mugerwa
  • Thamsanqa Gabuza
  • Gift Motupa
  • Felipe Ovono

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