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As it happened: Pirates 1-3 Sundowns

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01 Nov 2017

That is all folks, Thank You for choosing Sport24 to catch this Absa Premiership clash between Orlando Pirates and Mamelodi Sundowns.

Enjoy the rest of your evening!

01 Nov 2017

The Man of the Match is awarded to Hlompho Kekana after his two goals...

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FULL-TIME

90 - Pirates 1-3 Sundowns

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It's a beauty of a strike, Anthony Laffor seals the deal for Sundowns as he beats Sandilands.

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93' - GOAAALLLL!!!

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92' - Time wasting again from Sundowns... This time the referee shows a yellow card to Denis Onyango

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90' - FOUR minutes of additional time added on.

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88' - Pitso Mosimane seems livid with the fourth official about something... Could be due to upcoming stoppage time!

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86' LAFFOR! The forward hits it with the outside of his right foot and he sees his shot go narrowly wide. 

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80' - WHAT A MISS! From close range, Qalinge fails to hit the target with only Onyango to beat.

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75' - Sundowns substitute: Kekana comes off for Zwane

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74' - Van Heerden pelts a cross into the box with Gabuza rising only for Langerman to pick up the pieces and clear the danger area. 

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73' - Pirates substitute: Morrison replaces Lorch

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69'- Substitute for Sundowns: Billiat is on, Tau is replaced

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67' - Scintillating stuff by both sides as they look to get the better on one another.

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63' - SANDILANDS! Tau sees his powerful shot well-saved Pirates 'keeper

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61' - Kekana!! The midfielder's 25-yard free-kick and hits the outside of the upright.

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58' - Kekana back at it again with a long strike but his effort is over the cross bar...

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55' - Sundowns fans urging for a third while the Ghost wants the Buccaneers to level matters...

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50' - TAU! The blistering forward darts his way into the 18th area but the Buccaneers defence are up to the task as his shot is blocked...

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45' - Second half is underway...

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HALF - TIME!

An exciting first-half as Mamelodi Sundowns head down the tunnel with 2-1 lead over the Soweto giants at a buzzing Orlando Stadium.

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45' - CHANCE! Lorch has enough space in the box and launches a strike but he fires over the crossbar.

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42' - Van Heerden with a cross from the left flank, but it is too strong and out for a goal-kick.

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PIRATES PULL ONE BACK!

Van Heerden with a free kick that wrong foots Onyango.

Pirates 1-2 Sundowns

GAME ON!

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37' - GOOOAAAALLLL!!! 

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26' - Matlaba in search for Gabuza on the far left with a cross and the forward attempts to head it back into the 18th area for approaching black jerseys but Sundowns defence is quick to clear the danger. 

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23' - Gabuza is brought on while Kutumela has been taken off.

Tactical change by Michu.

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20' - Matlaba with a long range effort, but his shot sails over the target.

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17' - Water break....

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15' - Pirates 0-2 Sundowns

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Pure brilliance by Hlompho Kekana!

From the half-way line, the Sundowns captain launches a strike that catches Sandilands off guard. The 'keeper could not punch the ball away as it parries inside the net! 

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13' - GOAAAAAAAAALLLL!!!

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11' - CHANCE! Lorch miscues his strike and sees the ball go hopping wide after a searching ball from Matlaba reaches the player from deep.

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8' - Pirates now eagerly looking to find their way back into this encounter.

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4' - A quick break out by Pirates sees a half chance for the Buccaneers but the linesman rules one of their players offside. 

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2' - The Pirates supporters can't believe that start. They are visibly stunned. 

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1' - What a start for Sundowns!

Mobara looks to clear from the back but his clearance is blocked by Kekana and the ball flies off his foot into the left-hand corner beating the unfortunate Sandilands

Pirates 0 Sundowns 1

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GOAL TO SUNDOWNS!

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0' - Underway at Orlando Stadium! Let's hope for a cracker!

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Likewise, Oupa Manyisa used to turn out for Pirates but now is a Sundowns player. 
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