Local News 4.8.2016 09:21 pm

Blow by blow: Brazil vs South Africa

Itumeleng Khune (Sydney Mahlangu/ BackpagePix)

Itumeleng Khune (Sydney Mahlangu/ BackpagePix)

Hello and welcome to the Estádio Nacional Mané Garrincha where hosts Brazil take on South Africa in an Olympics Group A match.

– referee blows his whistle for full-time. Full-time score: Brazil 0-0 South Africa

– 90+3′ free kick for South Africa and a yellow card for Marquinhos

– 90′ free kick for Brazil and a yellow card for Mathoho

– 85′ another corner kick for Brazil

– 84′ corner kick for Brazil

– 83′ referee stops play for Khune to receive medical treatment

– 82′ corner kick for Brazil

– 81′ it’s all Brazil at this stage as South Africa tries to soak in the pressure

– 78′ Khune pulls off another save to deny Jesus again from a bicycle kick

– 75′ Khune pulls off another good save to deny Jesus from close range. Corner kick for Brazil

– 73′ free kick for South Africa and a yellow card for Thiago Maia

– 72′ Neymar’s long range shot goes narrowly over the crossbar

– 71′ corner kick for Brazil

– 70′ Substitution for South Africa: Phumlani Ntshangase comes on for Modiba

– 69′ Jesus hits the upright from close range

– 66′ referee stops play for Modiba to receive medical treatment

– 65′ Zeca’s shot is saved by Khune

– 63′ offside call goes against Brazil

– 59′ RED CARD for South Africa! Mvala gets his marching orders for a second bookable offence!

– 58′ Substitution for South Africa: Masuku makes way for Tashriq Morris

– 56′ free kick for Brazil and a yellow card for Mvala

– 54′ chance for South Africa! But Mothiba’s header is saved by Weverton

– 51′ Khune saves Santos’ shot

– 48′ chance for South Africa! But Mothiba fails to connect with Dolly’s cross!

– South Africa get the second half underway

– referee blows his whistle for the half-time break. Half-time score: Brazil 0-0 South Africa

– 40′ Khune pulls off another great save to deny Neymar. Corner kick for Brazil

– 39′ corner kick for Brazil

– 36′ Anderson’s shot goes narrowly wide of goals

– 35′ Dolly tries a long range shot, but it goes narrowly wide of goals

– 31′ corner kick for South Africa

– 29′ free kick for Brazil in a promising

– 28′ Neymar pulls off a good save to deny Neymar

– 26′ offside call goes against South Africa

– 21′ corner kick for Brazil

– 10′ Modiba tries a long range shot, but it goes wide of goals

– the game is underway

– kick off

Starting XI:

Brazil XI: Weverton, Zeca, Ciao, Santos, Marquinhos, Maia, Augusto, Anderson, Neymar, Gabigol, Gabriel Jesus
South Africa XI: Khune, Mekoa, Mobara, Coetzee, Mathoho, Mvala, Motupa, Dolly, Modiba, Masuku, Mothiba

Hello and welcome to the Estádio Nacional Mané Garrincha where hosts Brazil take on South Africa in an Olympics Group A match.

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