Saturday Nov 22, 2014. 17:57
Polokwane City beat MP Black Aces 2-1 in an Absa Premiership match at the Kanyamazne stadium on Saturday to end their seven game unbeaten run.
The loss was Aces third of the season while Polokwane extended their winning run to three games in the league.
Goals from Thobani Mncwango and Puleng Tloane handed Polkwane the win while Collins Mbesuma scored the consolation goal for Aces.
The game was rather dull before the introduction of Mncwango in the 41st minute, but there was nothing he could do before the break.
It was 0-0 at the break.
Polokwane started the second half on fired an opened the scoring in the 46th minute Mncwango opened the scoring with a clinical finish, 1-0.
Ten minutes later Mncwango showed good vision and turned provider to set Tloane into space and he duly finished to double the away side’s lead, 2-0.
Aces took control of the game after that, but they struggled to break down a resilient Polokwane defence
Aces did manage a consolation goal five minutes form time courtesy of a Collins Mbesuma goal, 2-1, but it was too little too late.
MP Black Aces (0) 1 (Mbesuma 85’)
Polokwane City (0) 2 (Mncwango 46, Tloane 55’)
MP Black Aces: Mabokgwane, Mampuru, Nonyane, Gumede, Nahayo, Nale (Jayiya 79’), Ngoma (Lurie 57’), Ngalo, Tukane, Okonkwo (Timm 75’), Mbesuma.
Polokwane City: Marumo, Molala, Musonda, Mthimkula, Motumi, Maluleke, Langa, Majara (Genbuna 61’), Alexander, Tlolane (Dogere 85’), Kanyenda (Mncwango 41’).