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21 Feb 2017
9:42 pm

Platinum Stars suffer defeat at the hands of Sundowns


Visiting Mamelodi Sundowns ran out 1-0 winners over Platinum Stars1 – 2 at the Royal Bafokeng Stadium, Phokeng, on Tuesday evening.

Bonginkosi Ntuli of Stars and Fares Hachi of Sundowns during the Absa Premiership match between Platinum Stars and Mamelodi Sundowns at Royal Bafokeng Stadium on February 21, 2017 in Rustenburg, South Africa. (Photo by Lefty Shivambu/Gallo Images)

Themba Zwane gave Sundowns a 1-0 halftime lead after he scored in the 10th minute.

The host side, Platinum Stars, equalised in the 49th minute but Khama Billiat sealed their fate when he netted the matchwinner for Sundowns in the 83rd minute.

Sundowns’ Percy Tau was named ‘Absa Man of the Match’.