International Friendlies

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International Friendlies
Moses Mabhida Stadium
Attendance 9,674


    • KICK OFF
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      That's all from the Moses Mabhida Stadium. Join us again next time. Cheers!
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      The Man of the Match is Ghana star Wakaso.
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      FULL-TIME: South Africa 1-1 Ghana.
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      HALF-TIME: South Africa 0-1 Ghana.
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      Ghana XI: Kwarasey, Afful, Baba, Amartey, Boye, Wakaso, Atsu, Partey, Waris, Tetteh, Acheampong.
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      South Africa XI: Mhlongo, Mobara, Nhlapo, Hlatshwayo, Matlaba, Furman, Manyisa, Mahlangu, Patosi, Vilakazi, Rodgers.
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      Let's have a look at how the two teams line-up this evening.
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      Hello and welcome to the live commentary of the international friendly between South Africa and Ghana at the Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban.
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      The match is underway.
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      The two sides are sharing possession evenly in the early stages of the game.
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      GOOD SAVE! Bafana keeper Mhlongo denies Black Stars striker Waris.
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      Bafana midfielder Mahlangu goes down and the referee blews his whistle for a foul.
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      Bafana full-back Matlaba plays a long ball into the Black Stars box and the ball goes out for a goal-kick.
    • 10'
      It remains goalless here at the Moses Mabhida Stadium.
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      Black Stars defender Boye directs his header towards keeper Kwarasey who gathers with ease.
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      The Black Stars are enjoying more ball possession at the moment.
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      Partey's attempt from range goes over the Bafana goal-posts.
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      The Black Stars are looking to unlock the Bafana defence.
    • 20'
      The Bafana wall does well to block Black Stars attacker Tetteh's effort from a free-kick.
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      Bafana are looking to catch the Black Stars with quick counter-attacks.
    • 24'
      Play is stopped as Bafana keeper Mhlongo is down injured.
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      The home side are finding it difficult to keep possession in the Ghana half.
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      Mahlangu tries to find his Bafana teammate Rodgers, but the ball goes out for a throw in.
    • 29'
      Still no shot on target from Bafana as we approach the half-hour mark.
    • 30'
      Bafana combine nicely on the edge of the Black Stars box, but the ball is intercepted and cleared away.
    • 32'
      GREAT SAVE! Bafana winger Patosi is denied by Black Stars keeper Kwarasey from close range.
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      Black Stars full-back Afful's effort from range is easily saved by Bafana keeper Mhlongo.
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      CLOSE! Bafana midfielder Mahlangu pulls the trigger from range and the ball goes inches wide of the target.
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      PENALTY for Ghana as Afful is fouled in the South Africa box.
    • 38'
      Penalty Goal Mubarak Wakaso
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      GOOOOAAAALLLL! Wakaso makes it 1-0 to Ghana from the spot-kick.
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      Bafana are now looking to snatch an equalizer before the break.
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      SI R. Mphahlele SO I. Nhlapo
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      Substitution Isaac Nhlapo Ramahlwe Mphahlele
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      Bafana make their first change as debutant Nhlapo is replaced by Mphahlele.
    • 43'
      Patosi plays a through pass for his Bafana teammate Rodgers, but Black Stars keeper Kwarasey comes off his line to snatch away the ball.
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      The second-half is underway.
    • 46'
      SI D. Accam SO I. Nhlapo
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      Substitution Frank Opoku Acheampong David Accam
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      Bafana full-back Matlaba's effort sails over the Black Stars goal-posts.
    • 50'
      Bafana keeper Mhlongo restart play from the back.
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      G A. Patosi Assist I. Nhlapo
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      Goal Ayanda Patosi
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      Assist Sibusiso Vilakazi
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      GOOOOAAAALLLLL! Patosi makes it 1-1 for Bafana with a powerful shot from outside the Black Stars box.
    • 54'
      Christian Atsu's curling corner-kick is well gathered by Mhlongo in Bafana goal.
    • 56'
      Ghana full-back Baba goes down near the Bafana box, but the referee waves play on.
    • 58'
      Yellow card Mubarak Wakaso
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      Ghana's goalscorer Wakaso fouls Vilakazi and the referee blows his whistle for a foul.
    • 59'
      SI M. Makola SO I. Nhlapo
    • 59'
      Substitution May Sphiwe Mahlangu Terence Mpho Makola
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      SI T. Serero SO I. Nhlapo
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      Substitution Ayanda Patosi Thulani Caleeb Serero
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      It is 1-1 as we reach the hour-mark.
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      SI E. Gyimah SO I. Nhlapo
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      Substitution Harrison Afful Edwin Gyimah
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      Bafana star Makola tries to penetrate the Black Stars defence with the ball, but the ball is taken away from him near the box.
    • 65'
      Black Stars forward Accam is ruled offside.
    • 67'
      Bafana are about to introduce Gabuza.
    • 69'
      Ghana star Wakaso's attempt flies over the Bafana goal-posts.
    • 70'
      SI E. Adu SO I. Nhlapo
    • 70'
      Substitution Abdul Majeed Waris Enoch Kofi Adu
    • 70'
      Bafana attacker Serero goes down in the Black Stars box, but referee ignores South Africa's claims.
    • 71'
      SI T. Gabuza SO I. Nhlapo
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      Substitution Sibusiso Vilakazi Thamsanqa Aubrey Gabuza
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      Bafana striker Rodgers' header goes wide of the target.
    • 74'
      Play is stopped as Bafana defender Mphahlele is down injured.
    • 76'
      Bafana keeper Mhlongo restarts play from the back.
    • 78'
      Less than 15 minutes left on the clock.
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      The Black Stars are pressing Bafana in search of a late winner.
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      Bafana midfielder Makola goes down injured and the referee blows his whistle for a foul.
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      SI G. Koomson SO I. Nhlapo
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      SI A. Gyan SO I. Nhlapo
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      Substitution Christian Atsu Twasam Gilbert Koomson
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      Substitution Mubarak Wakaso Asamoah Gyan
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      CHANCE! Bafana striker Gabuza bursts into the Black Stars box and fires over the crossbar.
    • 85'
      SI T. Mabokgwane SO I. Nhlapo
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      Substitution Brighton Mhlongo Thapelo Jackson Mabokgwane
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      Both sides are searching for a late winner in the dying minutes of this friendly.
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      The Black Stars force two back-to-back corner-kicks.
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      Mobara plays a powerful low cross into the Black Stars box which is cleared away.
    • 90'
      SI T. Mncwango SO I. Nhlapo
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      Substitution Eleazar Rodgers Thobani Mncwango
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      CHANCE! Ghana striker Gyan fires over the South Africa goal-posts from inside the box.
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      The fourth official has added one minute.
    • 90'
      The fourth official has added three minutes.

    Line Up




    south africa
    Lars Bender
    Kwesi Appiah



    Possession 0% 0%
    Effective Chances 0 0
    Shots on Target 0 0
    Turnovers 0 0


    Passes 0 0
    Passing Accuracy 0% 0%
    Passing Accuracy in opponent’s half 0% 0%
    Crosses 0 0
    Crossing accuracy 0% 0%


    Shots 0 0
    Shots outside the box 0 0
    Shots inside the box 0 0
    Shooting accuracy 0% 0%


    Tackles 0 0
    Effective Tackles 0% 0%
    Blocked Shots 0 0
    Clearances 0 0
    Saves 0 0


    Fouls Conceded 0 0
    Yellow Cards 0 0
    Red Cards 0 0
    Offsides 0 0

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