Absa Premiership

Eymael disappointed with missed chances

Luc Eymael (Gallo Images)
Luc Eymael (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - Polokwane City coach Luc Eymael bemoaned his team's failure to convert their chances after the 1-1 draw with Ajax Cape Town on Tuesday.

Rise and Shine had multiple scoring opportunities, but were unable to get their first win of the season at the Cape Town Stadium.

Nathan Paulse put Ajax ahead in the third minute, before Thobani Mncwango equalized for City from the penalty spot in the 62nd minute.

"I think we have to win this game. Certainly we had a big lack of concentration in the fifth, sixth minute," Eymael told SuperSport.

"I can't say we conceded a stupid goal, but everybody was involved. It took us a bit of time to get back into the game, but after we controlled the game we were better.

"In the second-half when we get the red card, we equalised from the penalty but I wonder what we need exactly to score. Because we created I think 9 or 10 chances.

"If I count the chances we created against Cape Town it is nine, last week it is five against Wits. It's difficult hey, to win a game like that. But we are working on that.

"Unfortunately what can we do? What can the coach do? He cannot score in place of the players."

Voting Booth
What is your favourite sport to watch on TV?
Please select an option Oops! Something went wrong, please try again later.
Results
Rugby
45% - 5597 votes
Cricket
11% - 1388 votes
Football
18% - 2322 votes
Athletics
2% - 280 votes
Boxing
1% - 109 votes
Cycling
2% - 283 votes
Golf
5% - 617 votes
Motorsport
8% - 993 votes
Tennis
3% - 393 votes
Water sports
1% - 109 votes
American sports
1% - 120 votes
MMA / WWE / UFC
3% - 361 votes
Vote