Chiefs vs Leopards – as it happened!


Full time! Kaizer Chiefs hang on for a hard-fought victory over Black Leopards, courtesy of goals from Parker (penalty) and Tshabalala.

Man of the match: Lebese

89mins: Brian Amidu gets a goal back for Chiefs!

84mins: Chiefs sub: Mathoho replaces Mashamaite.

82mins: Khoza makes a good tackle on Gaxa, who was in a dangerous position. Zvasiya has a chance for a header off the resulting corner, but cannot control the ball.

81min: Substitute Zulu has a shot, but it flies over the bar from close range.

75mins: Leopards subs: David Zulu on for Obaje.

Chiefs sub: Katsande replaces Dladla for Amakhosi.

70mins: Tshabalala scores to make it 2-0! Shabba gets the second goal for Chiefs with a cool finish from inside the box.

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60min: Parker and Nkhatha have squandered good chances, and Leopards are still in touch in the game.

55min Nkhatha makes a great solo run, and tries a low shot, but Mtshali is up to the task and makes the block.

53mins: It's almost a second for Parker, after some nice work with Lebese on the left.

Still 1-0 to Chiefs.

52mins: Leopards sub: Amidu on for Mongalo.

46mins: Leopards on the attack early in the second half, but Tshepe's shot hits the side netting.

sportswebb says on Twitter: "@KickOffMagazine we still missing our 2goals 4rm da it will finish 3-0 ☺ #Amakhosi4Life"

Jan Masenamela on Kick Off's Facebook page says: "Go boys let's pull up the sox shaba out of form bring nale n nkosi in!"

Comment from xabiso_t on Twitter: "Josta Dlala turn 2 loose 2many ball n he doesn't attack as much like da way Nkosi do,so Chiefs turned 2 lack numbers in da box but nice game"


44mins: Tshabalala's shot is punched away by Mtshali.

A lot of comments being made about Leopards' pink kit. @Bright_seed on Twitter says: "I'm going to buy Black Leopards Pink away kit....Said no one ever!"

40mins: Mongalo has a chance for Leopards, but shoots just wide.

38mins:Letsholonyane comes close for Chiefs, shooting just over the bar from range.

32mins: Leopards are knocking the ball around, searching for the equaliser.

30mins: Chiefs are currently 1-0 up, after Bernard Parker calmly slotted home a penalty on 12 minutes, after George Lebese had been brought down inside the area.

Kaizer Chiefs Xl: Khune, Gaxa, Zvasiya, Mashamaite, Jambo, Yeye, Tshabalala, Dladla, Parker, Nkhatha, Lebese.

Chiefs subs: Bartman, Majoro, Ngcobo, Mathoho, Katsande, Ritchie, Masango

Black Leopards Xl: Mtshali, Dzaga, Khoza, Nyirenda, Xakane, Mabunda, Tshepe, Ramagalela, Obaje, Monama, Mongalo

Leopards subs: Maphaha, Miya, Ntshingila, Kwena, Zulu, Amidu, Gumede