Local News 10.9.2016 08:16 pm

Blow by blow: Wits vs CT City

Thulani Hlatshwayo  of Bidvest Wits (3) celebrates a goal with teammates at Bidvest Stadium Pic Sydney Mahlangu/ BackpagePix

Thulani Hlatshwayo of Bidvest Wits (3) celebrates a goal with teammates at Bidvest Stadium Pic Sydney Mahlangu/ BackpagePix

Bidvest Wits welcome Cape Town City at the Bidvest Stadium in an MTN8 semi-final clash.

Full time:  Bidvest Wits 3-0 Cape Town City 

– 90′ 4 minutes of added time will be played

– 88′ Kobola is booked for a challenge on Myeni

– 86′ the ball is played back to Walters

– 81′ Keet makes a safe

– 77′ Josephs is sent off (red card)

– 76′ Moseamedi is booked for a late challenge on Mhango

– 71′ Sifiso Myeni comes on for Pelembe of Wits

– 68′ goal kick to City

– 67′ Josephs is ready to continue with the game

– 66′ Josephs is receiving medical treatment

– 63′ corner kick to Wits

– 60′ goal kick to City

– 59′ Hlanti is booked for a late challenge

– 57′ corner kick to Wits

– 55′ throw in for Wits

– 52′ Mhango give away the ball in the final third

– 48′ easy save for Josephs

– second half is underway

– half time: Bidvest Wits 3-0 Cape Town City 

– 45′ 1 minutes of added time will be played

– 44′ Mhango is rewarded for his hard work in the first half. Bidvest Wits 3-0 Cape Town City 

– 43′ City trying to move the ball forward only for Wits to win it back

– 37′ Pelembe extends Wits’ lead. Bidvest Wits 2-0 Cape Town City 

– 36′ referee’s call gives City the advantage

– 34′ offside call goes against Wits

– 32′ superb save from Josephs to deny Sim and Cape Town City a goal

– 30′ Wits get a free kick

– 27′ goal kick to Wits

– 26′ the ball is played back to Josephs

– 21′ Rodgers breaks the deadlock. Bidvest Wits 1-0 Cape Town City 

– 19′ Mhango fails to curl the ball in to the top left corner after weaving past defenders

– 18′ City moving the ball around in their own half

– 15′ Wits look menacing on the ball, they give it away in the final third as they look to get into the box

– 9′ Walters perfectly positioned to deal with Mhango’s attempt at goal

– 8′ Jayiya goes down in the box, the referee doesn’t give the penalty

– 7′ Mhango directs the ball over the goal posts following a superb cross from Pelembe

– 6′ referee’s call goes against Wits

– 4′ Wits’ first shot on target is off target

– 3′ slow start to the game

– 2′ the ball is played back to Josephs

– kickoff! The game is underway

Starting XI

Bidvest Wits: Josephs, Allie, Hlanti, Hlatshwayo, Mkhwanazi, Motshwari, Pelembe, Monare, Rodgers, Klate, Mhango.

Cape Town City: Walters, Kobola, Seedat, Rode, Gumede, Sim, Manyama, Matsi, Majoro, Jayiya, Ngoma.

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results

Celtic 1-2 Arrows
United 0-0 FS Stars
Chiefs 2-0 Maritz United
Plat Stars 0-1 Baroka

fixtures

Pirates vs Plat Stars
Maritzburg Utd vs P City
Highlands P vs CT City
Chiefs vs FS Stars

psl log

# Team GP Pts
1 Arrows 4 9
2 Orlando Pirates 3 7
3 Bidvest Wits 3 7
4 Kaizer Chiefs 4 7
5 Cape Town City 4 7
6 SuperSport United 4 5
7 Polokwane City 4 5
8 Chippa United 2 4
9 Platinum Stars 3 4
10 Baroka FC 4 4
11 Maritzburg Utd 4 4
12 Highlands Park 3 3
13 Ajax Cape Town 4 2
14 Free State Stars 4 2
15 Sundowns 1 1
16 Bloem Celtic 3 1