CAF Champions League: Zesco United 2-1 Sundowns - Full-time

CAF Champions League: Zesco United 2-1 Sundowns - Full-time
epa05429838 Sundowns player Khama Billiat (R) celebrates after scoring against Zamalek during the African Champions League (CAF) group stage soccer match between Zamalek's and Sundowns at Petro Sport stadium in Cairo, Egypt, 17 July 2016. EPA/KHALED ELFIQI

by Staff Reporter

Saturday Sep 17, 2016. 17:27

Welcome you this Saturday's Live Blog in the CAF Champions League semifinal between Zesco united and Mamelodi Sundowns at Levy Mwanawasa Stadium in Ndola.

Zesco line-up: Banda, Silwimba, Banh, Odhiambo, Oluwafemi, MwelwZesco United: Banda, Silwimba, Banh, Odhiambo, Oluwafemi, Mwelwa, Mtonga, Chaila, Ching'andu, Mwanza, Were a, Mtonga, Chaila, Ching'andu, Mwanza, Were

Mamelodi Sundowns: Onyango, S. Zwane, Nthethe, Arendse, Langerman, Kekana, Mabunda, Dolly, T. Zwane, Tau, Billiat.


Commentary:

90+3' Full time in Ndola. Sundowns 1-2 Zesco

90' Zesco get a corner and Zesco unmarked in the box but the shot goes wide off the bar.

87' GOAL - Billiat scores...Keagan Dolly comes with a good pass to find Laffor who picks up Billiat on the far right. The Zimbabwean finishes on the near post beating Banda.

86' Onyango misread a corner and Zesco nearly scored from a free header in the box. Sundowns defence in sixes and sevens allowing to Zesco in the box and Onyango makes a fine save to deny the hosts from close range.

82' Laffor came close to bag one for the South Africans when he received a flick on from Kekana on the right only for the Liberian to see his well struck shot over the cross bar.

80' Mbekile with a crucial touch in the box to concede a corner, denying a Zesco striker who was unmarked in the box. Laffor on for Langerman

71' 20 minutes to go in Ndola. Sundowns chasing an opening goal but Zesco stable at the back. Zesco 2-0 Sundowns. Mbombo on for Mwanza

65' Booking for Kekana. Mtonga off for Mkhowani.

63' Mbekile on for Siyanda Zwane

62' Yellow card for Billiat after the referee believes he took a dive/simualtion in the box.Television replays show he was fouled in the box for a penalty.

61' Modise on for T. Zwane

58' GOAL - Mwanza scores as Onyango can't believe it. Free kick from a distance into the box deflects through Mwanza and beats Onyango. Zesco 2-0 Sundowns

55' GOAL - Zesco scores Mwanza scores. Zesco 1-0 Sundowns

48' Sundowns putting their hosts under pressure. Sundowns 0-0 Zesco

46' Second half underway.

45+2' First half ends in NDola. Sundowns 0-0 Zesco

45+2' Arendse commits a free kick on the right flank allowing Zesco to get a chance to open the score. Caution for Arendse

41' We're into the last four minutes of the opening half. Sundowns receive a free kick after Mabunda was fouled.

35' Corner for Sundowns. But Sundowns foul for an impediment on the goalkeeper, Banda.

31' Caution Siyanda Zwane for an elbow foul on Zesco player.

30' We are approaching the half-hour mark in Ndola. Percy Tau makes a good move in the box beats two defenders, but he is adjudged to have handled the ball.

22' No goals yet in Ndola in the CAF Champions League semifinal. Nthethe concedes a corner on the left flank. Zesco fails to use it.

18' Zesco trying to bag an early goal but their decision making upfront letting them down.

12' Billiat takes a shot but he fails to hit the target.

09' Onyango makes a wonderful save to deny Were on a one-on-one situation right in front of the goal.

06' Both sides trying to settle down in the match. No clear cut chances so far. Zesco 0-0 Sundowns

01' Zesco's shot goes wide after the visitors failed to deal with a cross into the penalty area. Goal kick for Onyango.

01' Match gets underway



COMMENTS
Sign in with:  
Sign in to comment