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Stellenbosch Subs: Letsoenyo, Mthethwa, Scott, Dimgba, Isaacs, Bombay, Langeveldt
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Stellenbosch FC: Stephens, Van Heerden, Macheke, Johannes, De Goede, Van Rooyen, Adams, Jabaar, Mthethwa, Du Preez, Hernandez.
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Sundowns Subs: Pieterse, Morena, Lunga, Lakay, Domingo, Kutumela, Maboe, Sirino, Safranko.
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Starting Lineups are as follows: Sundowns: Goss, Kekana, Modiba, Lebusa, Mudau, Mkhulise, Mokoena, Maema, Ralani, Zwane, Shalulile.
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A win could bring Stellenbosch closer to third place. Should they manage to finish third this season, Steve Barker's side will win the right to play in the CAF Confederation Cup for the first time in their history.
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Should Sundowns win the Nedbank Cup, they will claim a domestic treble. They have already clinched the league and won the MTN 8 earlier this season.
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Sundowns have already won the league title and will have won eye on the Nedbank Cup final which they will contest against Marumo Gallants later this month.
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Hello and welcome to our coverage of the DSTV Premiership as Mamelodi Sundowns host Stellenbosch FC at Loftus Versfeld in Johannesburg.
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The game is underway.
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Close! Shalulile shoots but his effort is just wide.
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GOAL! STELLIES! A long ball arrives to Du Preez who slots behind Goss. Lebusa misjudged the flight of the ball. Sundowns 0-1 Stellies.
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Yellow! Goss was yellow carded for a foul on Du Preez in the build-up to the goal.
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Shalulile slips as an attacking passage of play from Downs ends. Zwane should have taken it himself.
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Van Heerden lines up a throw in for Stellies, finding Ortiz. Sundowns are lacking energy in their play so far today.
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Maema flashes in a cross which goes into the hands of Stellies keeper Stephens.
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Close! Maema fires in a shot after picking up a loose ball. He was not far off at all.
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Stellies remain ahead but Sundowns now look re-energized. Can Masandawana claw themselves back into this game.
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An attacking passage of play from Stellies ends as Ortiz fouls Modiba in the Downs defensive half.
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Goss cuts out a loose ball and sends it forward to create a quick attack for Sundowns.
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A free-kick finds itself to Shalulile. He tries to create an opportunity for a team-mate from a tight angle. The ball instead goes into empty space.
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Du Preez is flagged for offside after Van Rooyen sent in a through ball.
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Sundowns are now having more possession. They attack which culminates in a shot from Mkhulise but it is nowhere near the Stellies goal.
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Stellies are now defending deeply as Mudau sees his shot blocked.
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Good save! Stephens makes a good save to deny Maema. Sundowns are now easily breaching the Stellies defence.
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GOAL! STELLIES! Adams! Goss clears and catching the Downs keeper off his line, Adams finishes from range. Sundowns 0-2 Stellies.
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Stellies have scored two goals from two shots so far. They could be on course towards handing Sundowns their first home league defeat of the season.
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+2 Half Time: Sundowns 0-2 Stellenbosch FC. Downs have dominated possession but have paid the price for two defensive lapses in concentration.
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+1 Save! Mokoena draws a save from Stephens with a shot from range.
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There will be two minutes of first half stoppage time.
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The second half is underway.
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Stephens produces some good work, coming out to cut out a loose ball before Shalulile could get to it.
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Mkhulise wins a free-kick after being fouled by Ortiz. It comes to nothing.
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Stellies make a change as Scott is on for Ortiz.
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GOAL! STELLIES! Against the run of play and on a breakaway, Du Preez finds himself in space and slots home. Sundowns 0-3 Stellies.
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Close! Ralani sends in a snapshot of a shot. It is just over.
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Sundowns make an attacking change as Safranko is on for Zwane.
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It has been yet another terrific performance from Ashley Du Preez of Stellies who must be surely knocking on the doors for Bafana Bafana selection.
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Stellies get another breakaway. This time Adams drags the ball back and the Downs defence deal with it.
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Wide! Mokoena strikes for goal with a set-piece for Sundowns. The effort is just wide.
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Good save! Stephens makes a good save to keep a clean sheet for Stellies after a header following a free-kick by Sundowns is on target. The Stellies keeper has been on his toes this afternoon.
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Sundowns have now surely lost this game. They are league champions already and appeared to have taken it a bit easy. Can we blame them?
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Stellies make a change as Isaacs is on for Adams.
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Mudau strikes for Sundowns and his shot is just above the crossbar.
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Mokoena lofts in a ball towards the back post and it's just beyond the reach of Shalulile.
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Sundowns home unbeaten record this season will come to an end. It will be a goodd confidence boost for Stellies whose manager Steve Barker is the longest serving currently in the SA top flight, having been in charge of his club since 2017
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Sundowns are still on course for the triple. They won the MTN 8, league and will contest the Nedbank Cup final against Marumo Gallants.
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Full Time: Sundowns 0-3 Stellenbosch FC. We have seen a shock today as Stellies have inflicted Sundowns first home league defeat of the season.
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+3 Sirino strikes a left-footed shot with very little power. Stephens makes an easy save.
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There will be five minutes of second half stoppage time.
Mamelodi Sundowns
Stellenbosch FC
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Goal Scorers
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6' Du Preez As...
42' Adams Jayden
57' Du Preez A...
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Yellow Cards
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Red Cards
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Squad
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Grant Kekan...
Lebusa Mosa
Maphosa Mod...
Zwane Themba
Goss Ricardo
Mkhulise Sp...
Mudau Khuliso
Mokoena Teboho
Ralani Bradley
Maema Neo
Shalulile P...
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5
17
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25
26
29
35
38
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9
15
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23
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27
De Goede Mo...
Mthethwa Si...
van Rooyen ...
van Heerden...
Du Preez As...
Ortiz Juan ...
Johannes Robyn
Stephens Sa...
Adams Jayden
Macheke Alt...
Jabaar Ibra...
9
Reserves
7
Lakay Lyle
Pieterse Re...
Ĺ afranko Pavol
Morena Thapelo
Sirino Gaston
Kutumela Th...
Domingo Haa...
Maboe Leboh...
Lunga Devine
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30
9
27
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32
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5
21
13
35
32
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Scott Granw...
Mthethwa Si...
Isaacs Waseem
Dimgba Stan...
Langeveldt Lee
Bombay Reid
Letsoenyo K...