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Blow by blow: South Africa U17 vs Costa Rica U17

Blow by blow: South Africa U17 vs Costa Rica U17

South Africa’s Under-17 national team, Amajimbos, went down 2-1 to Costa Rica in a Fifa U17 World Cup Group E match on Monday night (SA time).

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

– 90+3′ corner kick for South Africa

– 90′ GOAAAL! Mayo makes it 2-1 for South Africa with a header!

– 87′ Substitution for Costa Rica: Sequeira comes on for Cordoba

– 86′ Qinisile’s long range shot goes over the crossbar

– 83′ corner kick for Costa Rica, but South Africa clear their lines

– 82′ Substitution for South Africa: Kodisang makes way for Tebogo Qinisile

– 81′ free kick for Costa Rica

– 80′ chance for South Africa! But the balls bounces off Mayo’s chest and into the arms of Barrientos

– 79′ Cordoba is through on goals, but he loses his footing and shoots wide of goals

– 76′ Substitution for Costa Rica: Ramirez comes on for Reyes

– 73′ Reyes’ long range shot goes over the crossbar

– 70′ glorious chance for South Africa! But Mayo shoots wide from six metres out

– 69′ Substitution for South Africa: Meyiwa makes way for Luvuyo Mkatshana

– 67′ free kick for Costa Rica and a yellow card for Maluleke

– 65′ free kick for South Africa in a promising position

– 64′ Substitution for Costa Rica: Martinez makes way for Salazar

– 63′ Reyes makes it 2-0 for Costa Rica from the penalty spot!

– 62′ Penalty for Costa Rica! Mohamme judged to have handled the ball and a yellow card is given to him

– 60′ corner kick for South Africa and Mayo’s header goes wide from it

– 58′ Mayo shoots over the crossbar from close range

– 56′ Dlala’s shot is saved by Barrientos from the resultant free kick

– 55′ free kick for South Africa in a good scoring position

– 54′ offside call goes against South Africa

– 51′ corner kick for Costa Rica

– 50′ offside call goes against Costa Rica

– 47′ corner kick for Costa Rica and it leads to a free kick for South Africa for a foul on Mpoto

– Costa Rica get the second half underway

– referee blows his whistle for the half-time break. Half-time score: South Africa 0-1 Costa Rica

– 1 minute of added time to be played

– 44′ Reyes’ shot is deflected away for a corner kick

– 42′ Mpoto does well to come out of his area to clear the danger

– 39′ free kick for Costa Rica in a good scoring position

– 31′ free kick for Costa Rica and a yellow card for Nqoi

– 30′ Mbatha tries a long range shot, but it goes over the crossbar

– 26′ offside call goes against Costa Rica

– 16′ corner kick for South Africa

– 14′ lack of concentration at the back by South Africa, but Mpoto saves the day

– 12′ Dlala tries a long range shot, but it goes wide of goals

– 11′ free kick for Costa Rica in a promising position

– 7′ GOAAAL! Masis makes it 1-0 for Costa Rica with a simple tap in!

– 5′ free kick for Costa Rica

– 2′ free kick for South Africa in a promising position

– 1′ corner kick for Costa Rica

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

– kickoff

Starting XI

South Africa XI: Mpoto, Frosler, Mohamme, Mukumela, Nqoi, Dlala, Meyiwa, Maluleke (c), Mbatha, Kodisang, Mayo
Costa Rica: Barrientos, Arboine, Smith, Gonzalez, Hernandez, Reyes, Martinez, Cordoba, Masis, Villegas, Juarez

Hello and welcome to our live commentary. This time we bring you the action live in Chile where South Africa’s Under-17 team take on Costa Rica in a Fifa U17 World Cup Group E match.

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