Nedbank Cup News 20.3.2015 08:04 pm

Blow by blow: Ajax CT v Bloem Celtic

Cecil Lolo of Ajax CT during a match between Ajax Cape Town and Bloemfontein Celtic. (Photo by Carl Fourie/Gallo Images)

Cecil Lolo of Ajax CT during a match between Ajax Cape Town and Bloemfontein Celtic. (Photo by Carl Fourie/Gallo Images)

Hello and welcome to the Athlone Stadium in Cape Town where Ajax Cape Town take on Bloemfontein Celtic in a Nedbank Cup Last 16 clash.

– Mosa Lebusa is named Man-of-the-Match

– it’s all over! Ajax are through to the Nedbank Cup quarterfinals. Final score: Ajax Cape Town 1-0 Bloemfontein Celtic

– 90+3′ Lamola’s shot is saved by Jaakkola

– four minutes of added time will be played

– 90′ free kick for Celtic in a good scoring position

– 87′ Last substitution for Ajax: Dominic Isaacs comes on for Mzwakali

– 84′ Tignyemb makes a great save to deny Nkoana. Corner for Ajax

– 82′ Substitution for Celtic: Gregory Maasdorp comes on for Mulenga

– 80′ free kick for Celtic and a yellow card for Cale

– 77′ Morena’s long range shot goes wide of goals

– 76′ free kick for Celtic

– 75′ Mhango’s cross is intercepted by Jaakkola

– 73′ free kick for Celtic

– 72′ Substitution for Celtic: Zuma makes way for Gabadinho Mhango

– 70′ Lamola receives medical assistance. He doesn’t look comfortable

– 68′ Second substitution for Ajax: Thabiso Nkoana comes on for Morris

– 68′ offside call goes against Celtic

– 66′ Cale tries a long range shot, but it goes wide of goals

– 64′ corner kick for Ajax, but Celtic clear their lines

– 63′ Mulenga’s snap shot goes over the crossbar

– 60′ Substitution for Ajax: Losper makes way for Granwald Scott

– 58′ free kick for Celtic, but nothing comes of it

– 55′ Morris’ header goes over the crossbar

– 54′ corner kick for Ajax

– 53′ Zuma hits the upright as Celtic come close to getting an equaliser

– 48′ Isaacs’ shot goes wide of goals

– Celtic get the second half underway

– referee blows his whistle for the half-time break. Haft-time score: Ajax Cape Town 1-0 Bloemfontein Celtic

– 41′ corner kick for Celtic

– 40′ Losper’s header goes over the bar

– 37′ Lamola’s shot goes wide of goals

– 34′ free kick for Celtic

– 33′ Celtic appeal for a penalty, but the referee waves play on

– 32′ chance for Celtic, but Nyatama’s header comes off the upright

– 31′ corner kick for Celtic, but Jaakkola collects the ball in the air

– 27′ corner kick for Ajax

– 26′ throw in for Ajax

– 24′ free kick for Celtic inside their penalty box

– 22′ free kick for Ajax and it leads to a corner

– 20′ Nyatama’s shot is blocked as Celtic pile on the pressure

– 18′ offside call goes against Celtic

– 16′ corner kick for Ajax

– 14′ Morena does well to beat his mark, crosses the ball, but can’t find a teammate

– 10′ Mulenga wastes a good opportunity to equaliser. He shoots way over the bar from a close range

– 9′ GOAAAL! Morris puts Ajax in the lead with an easy tap in!

– 8′ offside call goes against Celtic

– 6′ Cale’s shot goes over the bar

– 2′ free kick for Celtic

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

– Kickoff

Starting XI

Ajax Cape Town: Jaakkola, Lolo, Mobara, Coetzee, Lebusa, E Isaacs, Graham, Losper, Mzwakali, Cale, Morris

Bloemfontein Celtic: Tignyemb, Mvaza, Ndengane, Fransman, Ritchie, Bilankulu, Zuma, Morena, Nyatama, Mukuka, Lamola

Looking at the teams’ starting line ups one cannot help but think that this will be an open game with plenty of goals in it. Ajax and Celtic routed their opponents in the first round of this competition. The Urban Warriors handed Mainstay United a 9-1 drubbing, while Celtic walloped Roses United 3-0.

Hello and welcome to the Athlone Stadium in Cape Town where Ajax Cape Town take on Bloemfontein Celtic in a Nedbank Cup Last 16 clash.

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