Blow by blow: AmaZulu vs Chippa

FILE PICTURE: Ayanda Dlamini of Amazulu and James Okwuosa of Chippa United during the Absa Premiership match between AmaZulu and Chippa United. (Photo by Anesh Debiky/Gallo Images)

AmaZulu face Chippa United at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium. AmaZulu have scored eight goals in their last two Absa Premiership matches, while Chippa United are struggling in the second half of the season.

Starting XI

Chippa United: Mzimela, Chipeta, Sambu, Okwuosa, Twala, Cloete, Moholo, Uzochukwu, Akpabio, Zulu, Mbenyane

AmaZulu: Murambadoro, Pietersen, Hlanti, Mabizela, Ouro-Akoriko, Johannes, Arwuah, G Dlamini, Nyongo, Ntuli Mwape

– Victor Gomez blows for full time. AmaZulu 1-1 Chippa United

90′ Mbenyane fires a shot over the goal posts. Offside call goes against Ndulula

89′ 5 minutes of added time will be played

87′ Amazulu moving forward. Hlanti fires wide at goal

83′ corner kick for Chippa

82′ free kick to Chippa outside the penalty box. Shai fires the rebound ball over the goal posts

81′ corner kick for Chippa. AmaZulu defend successfully

80′ Mbenyane misses the goal posts from close range

77′ goal kick to Chippa

75′ it’s raining at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium

74′ offside call goes against Chippa

73′ bornwell Mwape is replaced by Bongani Ndulula of AmaZulu

72′ Goodman Dlamini is replaced by Thabiso Dlamini of AmaZulu

71′ Moholo fires over the goal posts

68′ Twala fires the ball over the goal posts

67′ throw in for AmaZulu

65′ AmaZulu winning the ball back and moving forward

62′ Chippa putting AmaZulu under pressure

61′ Murambadoro is booked for time wasting

60′ Twala fires wide at goal. Goal kick for AmaZulu

59′ Akpabio fires straight at the keeper

58′ offside call goes against Chippa

55′ free kick to Chippa. Murambadoro stops the shot at goal

51′ goal kick to Chippa

50′ offside call goes against AmaZulu

49′ Akpabio and Mabizela need medical treatment after clashing in the air

48′ throw in for AmaZulu

46′ Murambadoro with an early save to deny Chippa a goal

– AmaZulu get the second half underway

– Victor Gomez blows for half time. AmaZulu 1-1 Chippa United

45+’ Shai scores for Chippa.  AmaZulu 1-1 Chippa United

45′ 3 minutes of added time will be played

44′ throw in for Chippa

39′ Murambadoro will continue with the match following Mbenyane kicking him on the ribs when both players went for the ball

35′ Mbulelo Mabizela connects with the free kick cross to head the ball into the back of the net. AmaZulu 1-0 Chippa United

34′ free kick to AmaZulu outside the box

31′ Pietersen blocks Cloete’s shot at goal

29′ free kick to AmaZulu in the middle of the field

25′ throw in for AmaZulu

24′ Pietersen’s shot forces a save from Mzimela

22′ corner kick to Chippa. Johannes clears the ball

20′ Twala fires the rebound ball over the goal posts

19′ Cloete is fouled. Corner kick to Chippa

18′ Mwape fires over the goal posts in the penalty box

17′ goal kick to AmaZulu

15′ Ouro-Akoriko receives medical treatment off the field

14′ corner kick to Chippa

13′ offside call goes against AmaZulu

12′ free kick to AmaZulu outside the penalty box

11′ throw in for AmaZulu

9′ Arwuah need medical treatment

7′ Pietersen misses the target by inches with his header

6′ corner kick to AmaZulu. The ball goes out for a second corner

5′ Ntuli is sent off the field (red card) for elbowing Okwuosa

3′ Uzochukwu’s shot is wide at goal

2′ Mzimela blocks a shot at goal from AmaZulu

1′ Ntuli sprints forward and gets a throw in for his trouble

– Kickoff! The game is underway

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