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Kaizer Chiefs beat Mamelodi Sundowns at Soccer City

Posted: 22 August 2012 Time: 21:20

Two goals in six minutes were enough to hand Kaizer Chiefs a 2-1 win against Mamelodi Sundowns at Soccer City on Wednesday night.

The Brazilians had thumped Chiefs 4-1 in the MTN8 earlier in the month, but Amakhosi bounced back in style for their second successive win in the League.

Chiefs were missing Morgan Gould, who ruptured his Achilles tendon a day before the game.

But his replacement, Tefu Mashamaite, came close to an early goal with a long-range shot that Wayne Sandilands saved.

In the ninth minute, Teko Modise played a one-two on the edge of the area and got in a decent shot, but Itumeleng Khune saved well.

And two minutes later Siyabonga Nkosi pulled the ball back to Kingston Nkhatha, who was in a very good position to shoot with Sandilands out of position, but the Sundowns defence just got back in time to get a block in.

Sundowns' best chance of the half came in the 16th minute when Modise let rip with a long-range effort, but Khune did really well to save it.

Elias Pelembe came very close in the 50th minute when he hit the upright with an attempt at the near post but, just two minutes later, Nkosi opened the scoring with a superb effort. He charged into the area and struck a low shot across goal and into the bottom corner.

Six minutes later Nkosi headed Siphiwe Tshabalala's deep corner back across goal for Nkhatha to nod home from close range.

Sundowns pulled one back in the 61st minute; Clayton Daniels' powerful drive rebounding off Khune and into the back of the net.

There were a few opportunities for either side to score more goals inside the final 15 minutes, but some excellent defending kept the scoreline at 2-1 to Chiefs.

Previous comments on this story...

The Phefeni Boy
posted: 09:23 pm
We are still Glamorous and loving peace since 1970........

Amakhosi For Life......

Zinyile Izikhothane...
chronic2001(the champ)
posted: 09:25 pm
hehehe what a game,as for my team pirates no man coach why play that zambian bull dog 90mins agg fok man.
chronic2001(the champ)
posted: 09:26 pm
The Phefeni Boy
fotsek wena man kanthi o tlhala la ekickoff
posted: 09:27 pm
Sasitshilo ,sathi izinyo ngezinyo , I am pleased with the revenge and 3 points , wishing Gould speedy recovery. RISE KHOSI RISE
posted: 09:27 pm
Alleluya Amen. Praise the Lord. Neeksen always talking about ball position. 3 points in the bag,

The Gorillas are farting to bed. Let me ponder and meditate the win

posted: 09:29 pm
TTM did predict it and some people who only bloggs at work wanted to kill him
Some team cannot score but they have the qualilty
Sxokzin WaLeKhosi
posted: 09:29 pm
Shapa Khosi Shapa!
2nd Star Washelela
posted: 09:31 pm
I knew that these Zebras will be barking after a win. There is nothing to celebrate with the league is the end result that counts.Bucs since 1937
posted: 09:32 pm
Bolaya chiefs Bolaya!!Ha bashwe!!
The Phefeni Boy
posted: 09:34 pm

You are such a looser go sleep......focus on Mbesuma and Njenje....

Let us celebrate our win and go celebrate the goaless draw.

Naturena forever baba......
posted: 09:36 pm
Congratulations Amakhosi. We played well in the 2nd half. But our coach is tactically bankrupt. We are starting well and hoping the momentum will be kept through out.

Khosi going for the TOP
The Phefeni Boy
posted: 09:37 pm

Sour grapes..........shame....

Blame it on Njenje and Mbesuma...

Milutin Sredojević (HLABARINTO)
posted: 09:37 pm
Neboposted: 05:42 pm | Report

@ Tiyane Pirates won de Lig last cson but u have never predict it winning even a single game, Eish mara wene.

Ohk lest see who 's smoking here between me and you.

# Maritz United vs Amazulu.........won for Maritz United
# Chippa vs E a lla Koto .........draw here
# Arrows vs Tukkies ............. obviously for Arrows
# Sion Fc vs Galaxy .......... Galaxy win here and stand a good chance to win first Q level
# Zebras defence Force vs Dunu dunu......Mxxxx draw here Gould wil score both side.
# Pigiouns vs Kaapsie ..................another heavy draw here.
# Siwele sa basotho vs Marikana stars ..................Siwele won here by only one goal
# Finishing school vs All colours Leopards .................Finishing collect first points
Milutin Sredojević (HLABARINTO)
posted: 09:38 pm
Mabhekaposted: 06:00 pm | Report
Tiyani wa ka Mabasa you high?...! Your analysis is poor for someone who has been in the bznz for a long time. Thieves haven't played any game since the 6-0 win over a poor team so, in a way they haven't tested their defense, midfield and strike force against a stronger opposition. They THINK they have turned the tables by that win yet not...Sundowns on the other hand had a chance of getting things right against a stronger opponents in Swallows ergo they know exactly where to tighten up and improve going forward. Obviously Zebras will want revenge, but they will do that with caution of not wanting to suffer another humiliation against the same team hence the careful approach...I expect a draw!!! With Sundowns domination position as they always do...WENA MABASA DON'T BRING YOUR POINT BASED ON YOUR LOVE FOR THUGS FC...ILLUMINATI CONTROLLED MEDIA!!!
chronic2001(the champ)
posted: 09:40 pm

The Phefeni Boy

posted: 09:37 pm | Report


Sour grapes..........shame....

Blame it on Njenje and Mbesuma...

i really don like this mbesuma guy he was just on the field doing nothing he eve n missed a seata
Milutin Sredojević (HLABARINTO)
posted: 09:40 pm
mbhebheniposted: 04:45 am | Report
Tiyani have u ever kicked a ball in your life. Chiefs have more weaknesses than strengths.u won't get that 500k with the rate u r going
Milutin Sredojević (HLABARINTO)
posted: 09:41 pm
Brasilia posted: 11:10 am | Report
Tiyani, if you want to draw closer to the R 500000 reward- here is the final score between Downs and Cheaps-

Downs 3- Cheaps 0.

Downs till Jessica wins Miss Universe
posted: 09:41 pm
the editor is syn more 2folow.ye ye kwabanye.u had it more 2folow.
posted: 09:43 pm
Its back to the circus for the clowns
Champions League 2nd Star (Back-To-Back Double Treble Success)
posted: 09:43 pm
No surprises here..! Chimpanzees start the season like these but soon they will fade away..!! Anyway congratulations for doing what they does best which is being rabbits..!!!

As for my team Pirates I think the players and coaches are still dizzy from the double treble..!! They play rubbish let's hope they will find their footing soon..! No creativity nothing..!!!
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