Maritzburg United 1-2 SuperSport
29 April 2016
Supersport United came from a goal down to beat Maritzburg United 2-1 at the Harry Gwala Stadium on Friday night.
Maritzburg were on top for the first half, Sheldon Van Wyk sending in a low cross early , but Kurt Lentjies’s shot was cleared off the line by Clayton Daniels.
In the 11th minute Evans Rusike’s shot went straight at Ronwen Williams and then van Wyk missed a great chance six minutes later when Rusike broke away into space and squared a pass right in front of goal, but Williams managed to get something onto the ball to make the save.
Rusike then broke into dangerous territory on the right side of the 18-yard area and this time his driven shot found the far corner of goal.
The visitorsmade it 1-1 on 58 minutes when Bradely Grobler beat his man inside the box and fired in a left-footed shot from close range.
Two minutes later SuperSport took the lead through a Jeremy Brockie volley which flew right into the top corner.
In the 71st minute Thamsanqa Teyise headed a corner kick taken by Thamsanqa Mkhize over the bar.
The Team of Choice had a good chance on 81 minutes but Mohau Mokate’s header from close range from a Lentjies free kick, went straight at Williams.
Williams made a another save in the 90th minute to keep out a curling free-kick attempt by Mkhize.
Maritzburg: Vries, Teyise, Banda (Mokate 66’), Mogapi, Onyango, D Booysen, Mkhize, Van Wyk (Maasdorp 88’), Lentjies, Rusike, Zulu
SuperSport: Williams, Boxall, Daniels, M Booysen, Kekana, Morton, Furman, Mokeke (Phala 46’), Grobler (Lakay 86’), Nkhatha, Brockie