Tuesday Jul 04, 2017. 18:52
Hello and welcome to the live commentary of the 2017 COSAFA CUP plate semi-final match between South Africa and Botswana at the Moruleng Stadium in Moruleng on Tuesday.
South Africa: Bvuma, Mukumela, Malepe, Booysen, Mvala, Masalesa, Cele, Maboe, Norodien, Mokate, Sibiya.
Botswana XI: Masule, Leinanyane, Gaolaolwe, Mosimanyana, Mathumo, Galenamotlhale, Legwaila, Seakanyeng, Maswena, Orebonye, Tshireletso
FULL-TIME: South Africa 2-0 Botswana
92' - GOAL! South Africa 2-0 Botswana. Moseamedi beats Masule with a good finish from close range.
90' - The fourth official has added three minutes.
85' - South Africa sub: Moseamedi IN, Mokate OUT.
80'- Botswana winger Seakanyeng's free-kick is cleared away as the Zebras press for a late goal.
75' - South Africa attacker Maboe fires wide of the target without troubling Masule in Botswana goal-posts.
70' - South Africa keeper Bvuma produces a fantastic finger-tipping save to deny Botswana defender Mathumo, who had unleashed a powerful shot from range.
65' - South Africa midfielder Sibiya's attempt from a free-kick is blocked by the Botswana wall.
60' - South Africa keeper Bvuma denies Botswana winger Seakanyeng, who had unleashed a shot from range.
59' - South Africa sub: Alexander IN, Cele OUT.
57' - Botswana sub: Gadibolae IN, Legwaila OUT.
55' - Botswana winger Tshireletso whips a corner-kick into the South Africa box and Booysen heads the ball away from danger.
50' - Botswana sub: Setsile IN, Galenamotlhale OUT.
46' - Botswana sub: Seforo IN, Mosimanyana OUT.
46' - South Africa sub: Webber IN, Norodien OUT.
46' - The second-half is underway.
45+2 - FULL-TIME: South Africa 1-0 Botswana.
45' - The fourth official has added two minutes
40' - South Africa keeper Bvuma makes a save from close range as Botswana press Bafana Bafana.
32' - GOAL! South Africa 1-0 Botswana. Norodien fires past Masule with a powerful shot to give the tournament hosts the lead.
35' - The momentum is now with South Africa, who are looking to double their lead.
30' - It remains goalless here in Moruleng as we reach the half-hour mark.
25' - Botswana striker Orebonye is also booked following a dangerous tackle on South Africa defender Booysen.
20' - Botswana defender Leinanyane receives the first yellow card of the match.
15' - Botswana are pressing South Africa as the Zebras look to break the deadlock.
10' - GOOD CLEARANCE! Botswana winger Tshireletso's effort is cleared away by South Africa defender Booysen with keeper Bvuma beaten.
5' - Botswana goalkeeper Masule has been the busier of the two shot-stoppers thus far - gathering crosses into the box from the South African wingers.
1' - The match is underway.