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2 May 2015
3:00 pm

Blow by blow: Wits vs Black Aces

Hello and welcome to the Bidvest Stadium where Bidvest Wits host Black Aces in what promises to be a cracking Absa Premiership match.

Sibusiso Vilakazi of Bidvest Wits. BackpagePix

– Jackson Mabokgwane named Man-of-the-Match

– referee blows the whistle for full-time. Full-time score: Bidvest Wits 2-2 Black Aces

– 90+4′ GOAAAL! Ngcobo grabs the equaliser for Wits with a header

– 6 minutes of added time to be played

– 90′ GOAAAL! Ngalo retains the Aces lead with a header. It’s Wits 1 Aces 2!

– 86′ Forced substitution for Aces: Valery Nahayo comes on for the injured Okonkwo

– 80′ Kobola’s long range shot is parried away for a corner kick by Josephs

– 77′ GOAAAL! Ntshangase equalises for Wits from a free kick. It’s Wits 1 Aces 1!

– 76′ free kick for Wits in a good scoring position

– 75′ offside call goes against Aces

– 73′ Substitution for Wits: Getaneh Kebede comes on for Kadi

– 72′ Josephs makes a point blank save to deny Ndlovu

– 70′ Wits caught offside

– 69′ free kick for Wits

– 68′ Aces appeal for a penalty, but referee gives a corner instead

– 67′ free kick for Aces in a good scoring position

– 66′ Kobola gets a yellow card for time wasting

– 62′ Kadi’s shot is deflected away for a corner

– 58′ Mabokgwane does well to come out and he gets injured in the process

– 56′ corner kick for Wits and Hlatshayo’s header is saved by Mabokgwane

– 56′ free kick for Wits, but Aces clear their lines

– 53′ Substitutions for Aces: Ndoro makes way for Dino Ndlovu

– 52′ another free kick for Aces

– 49′ free kick for Aces, but Nonyane shoots straight to the wall

– 47′ referee stops play as four players go down with injuries

– Wits get the second half under way

– Substitutions for Wits: Paseka Sekese and Sthembiso Ngcobo come on for Shongwe and Botes

– referee blows his whistle for the half-time break. Half-time score: Bidvest Wits 0-1 Black Aces

– 45+1′ free kick for QWits and it leads to a corner kick

– 3 minutes of added time to be played

– 45′ free kick for Aces

– 43′ Nonyane shoots wide of goals

– 42′ Josephs in no-man’s land and fouls Okonkwo. He gets a yellow card for his troubles

– 41′ free kick for Wits and a yellow card for Gyimah

– 39′ corner kick for Aces, but Wits clear their lines

– 35′ GOAAAL! Ngoma puts Aces in the lead with a simple tap in!

– 34′ Substitution for Aces: Ngobeni makes way for Roger da Costa

– 30′ Mabokgwane is down and receiving treatment and play is suspended

– 29′ Wits appeal for a penalty, but the referee waves play on

– 22′ free kick for Aces

– 20′ corner kick for Wits

– 19′ Mabokgwane denies Botes for the third time in this match. Unbelievable!

– 18′ offside call goes against Wits as they continue to pile the pressure on Aces

– 16′ Mabokgwane does well again to deny Botes

– 11′ Ngoma does well to beat the offside trap, but Ndoro fails to connect with the ball

– 8′ Mabokgwane does well to parry away Botes’ shot for a corner

– 5′ free kick for Aces

– 4′ another corner kick for Wits and Vilakazi’s free header goes wide of goals

– 2′ corner kick for Wits and Vilakazi’s header goes narrowly wide from it

– Aces get the game underway. They are playing from left to right, while Wits play from left to right.

– kickoff

Starting XI

Bidvest Wits: Josephs, Hlatshwayo, Shongwe, Kadi, Vilakazi, Mkhwanazi, Nhlapo, Botes, Sheppard, Motshwari, Ntshangase.

Black Aces: Mabokgwane, Kobola, Gyimah, Ngalo, Nonyane, Okonkwo, Ngobeni, Ngoma, Jayiya, Ndoro, Mbesuma

Hello and welcome to the Bidvest Stadium where Bidvest Wits host Black Aces in what promises to be a cracking Absa Premiership match.