3 minute read
12 Nov 2016
2:58 pm

Blow by blow: South Africa vs Senegal

Hello and welcome to the Peter Mokaba Stadium in Polokwane where Bafana Bafana take on Senegal in a World Cup qualifier.

Itumeleng Khune argues with Thulani Serero. (Photo by Lefty Shivambu / Gallo Images)

Bafana Bafana will be looking to win their first group match after drawing with Burkina Faso, while the Teranga Lions will be hoping to register a second win in as many games.

– referee blows his whistle for full-time. Full-time score: South Africa 2-1 Senegal

– 4 minutes of added time to be played

– 90′ Khune comes out of his area but doesn’t reach the ball and Balde’s header goes wide of goals

– 88′ Khune pulls off a great save, but is injured in the process

– 84′ Senegal appeal for the penalty, but the referee waves play on

– 81′ Substitution for South Africa: Serero makes way for Daine Klate

– 80′ offside call goes against Senegal

– 78′ free kick for Senegal, but it’s cleared by South Africa

– 76′ GOAAAL! Ndoye pulls one for Senegal capitalising on defensive errors from South Africa!

– 74′ free kick for South Africa and Kekana shoots narrowly over the crossbar

– 73′ Makola gets a yellow card for time wasting

– 72′ Substitution for South Africa: Hlompho Kekana comes on for Dolly

– 70′ Diouf’s free header goes over the crossbar

– 67′ corner kick for Senegal

– 63′ chance for South Africa! But Dolly shoots wide from close range!

– 61′ Makola shoots wide of goals from close range

– 60′ Substitution for Senegal: Konate makes way for Mame Diouf

– 58′ Substitution for South Africa: Bradley Grobler comes on for Rodgers

– 56′ Konate’s free header goes narrowly wide of goals

– 53′ offside call goes against South Africa

– 50′ Balde shoots over the crossbar from long range

– Senegal get the second half underway

– referee blows his whistle for the half-time break. Half-time score: South Africa 2-0 Senegal

– 45+1′ GOAAAL! Serero doubles South Africa’s lead with a cool finish!

– 43′ GOAAAL! Hlatshwayo puts South Africa in the lead from the spot kick!

– 41′ PENALTY for South Africa for a handball inside the box!

– 39′ Dolly’s long range shot is saved by Diallo

– 36′ free kick for Senegal in a promising position

– 35′ offside call goes against Senegal

– 27′ free kick for Senegal

– 24′ Konate’s long range shot is saved by Khune

– 23′ corner kick for South Africa

– 22′ free kick for South Africa

– 20′ corner kick for South Africa

– 15′ Khune does well to come out of his area to clear the ball

– 12′ free kick for South Africa, but the Senegalese wall does it’s job

– 10′ Mane’s header goes over the crossbar from the resultant free kick

– 9′ free kick for Senegal for Jali’s tackle on Mane

– 2′ free kick for South Africa in a promising position but it’s cleared

– South Africa get the game underway. They’re playing from left to right while Senegal play from right to left.

– kickoff

Starting XI:

South Africa XI: Khune, Hlatshwayo (C), Mathoho, Coetzee, Matlaba, Jali, Mabunda, Makola, Serero, Rogers, Dolly.
Senegal XI: Diallo, Mbodji, Koulibaly, Gueye, Konate, Kouyate (C), Mane, Diame, Ciss, Balde, Gassama.

Hello and welcome to the Peter Mokaba Stadium in Polokwane where Bafana Bafana take on Senegal in a World Cup qualifier.