Baroka, Stars play out thrilling draw
Posted: 26 November 2017 Time: 12:36
Baroka FC and Platinum Stars played out a thrilling 2-2 draw at the Peter Mokaba Stadium in the Absa Premiership.
The first glimpse at goal came in the first four minutes when Siphelele Ntshangase steered a hopeful header well wide.
Bonginkosi Ntuli challenged Baroka’s defense to unleash a shot from close range which hit the side netting in the ninth minute.
Katlego Otladisa broke the deadlock in favour of Stars on the counter attack in the 35th minute as he calmly found the back of net from just inside the box,1-0.
The half ended with the score at 1-0.
Baroka then equalised through a spectacular long range shot from second half substitute Mpho Kgaswane which bolted into to the top right corner after 58 minutes,1-1.
In the 74th minute, Ntuli did well to round Virgil Vries but squandered the opportunity after taking too long with the ball.
Ngambi regained the advantage for Stars four minutes from time as he reacted quickest to turn Vries and slot into the back of the from close range.
However, Robin Ngalande immediately responded two minutes later with a ferocious dipping volley from range to seal a point for the league leaders.
HOME: Baroka FC
Coach: Kgoloko Thobejane
AWAY: Platinum Stars
Coach: Roger De Sa