Chiefs still unbeaten after Sundowns stalemate

2014-11-22 18:14

Multimedia   ·   User Galleries   ·   News in Pictures Send us your pictures  ·  Send us your stories

Mamelodi Sundowns held log leaders Kaizer Chiefs to their second Premiership draw of the season after a hard-fought 1-1 stalemate at FNB Stadium this afternoon.

Teko Modise broke the deadlock nine minutes after the half-time break for his second Premiership goal of the season, but George Lebese cancelled out his stunning curled effort shortly after to salvage a point for Amakhosi.

Chiefs have dropped just four points after 11 games and remain in control at the top of the table.

Twelve points and four league spots separated the teams heading into the clash, but the point allowed Pitso Mosimane’s side to climb temporarily up to second place with 17 points, along with three other teams.

The draw was the fourth in a row for Sundowns, who last won on September 28 against Polokwane City, and a second point for Amakhosi, who remain unbeaten in the league and move to 29 points.

Both had their chances to win it but it ended in a share of the spoils as Sundowns walked away the happier of the two, having taken points off their Soweto rivals, while ensuring they keep in touch with the top of the table.

Join the conversation!

24.com encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
0 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.

Inside News24

 
/News

Book flights

Compare, Book, Fly

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.