Mamelodi Sundowns defender Thabo Nthethe admits that the Brazilians are
on a mission to clinch their 7th Absa Premiership title following
their 2-1 triumph over Orlando Pirates.
The Chloorkop side continued with their impressive form when they piled more miseries
on the Buccaneers at the Orlando Stadium courtesy of the inform Khama Billiat
and Leonardo Castro strikes.
"As a team
we did very well and we do have a mission to accomplish," said Nthethe of the game.
is still a long way to go but we’ll accomplish our mission of winning the
league. But we are
happy and excited because we managed to win against Pirates on Wednesday away
"We had to
stick to our game plan because we knew that Pirates would come at us especially
in the second-half. We didn’t
allow them to play inside our final third because that’s where they would have
hurt us most.
"I think we
really deserved to win the game and we did at the end of the day.”
games to go, the Brazilians are sitting comfortably at the log summit leading
second placed, Bidvest Wits, by nine points.
PSL assignment will be at home against Lamontville Golden Arrows
on February 20.