Golden Arrows
TEAM LINE UP
01 S Naicker
18 T Zuke
12 M Mkhize
02 T Falakhe
13 R Dlamini
14 L Dube (T Mgwaba 64′)
04 S Parusnath
07 N Sibiya (N Dube 82′)
08 S Conco
06 S Sabelo
03 T Khwela (D Ndaba 65′)
Lamontville Golden Arrows

GOLDEN ARROWS 0

1 PLATINUM STARS

Nale 58′

Competition: Multichoice Diski
Date: Sunday 21 January 2018
Venue: Princess Magogo Stadium
Kick-off: 10h00

We suffered a home defeat to a determined Platinum Stars this morning in the Multichoice Diski game at Princess Magogo Stadium.

It was just not our day as the youngsters dominated play and posession, but were not able to find the back of the net. From the fist minute we kept posession well and spread the ball looking to find the back of the net. We played well both on attack and defensively with each player giving 100% on the field.

We managed to create a number of scoring opportunities in the fist half. Sabelo, Khwela, Conco and Falakhe all had shots at goal, but we could not find the target. Platinum Stars were solid in their defence and did all they could to deny us.

Going into the break and returning to the field, we again came back showing dominance. It was a counter move that caught us on the back foot that allowed Platinum Stars to score in the 58th minute. Dlamini fell back well, managed to deny an initial shot, but the ball was loose and Nale managed to get shot in which hit the post and deflected in for a goal.

We tried to fight back after that, but determination from the visitors to secure a win in the competition put them on high defence. They were not allowing us the opportunity. Ramafsi made some telling saves and the remainder of the team fell back to close any gaps that could have allowed us to score.

Another entertaining game from the side. They will now prepare to take on SuperSport United next Saturday at Lucas Moripe Stadium in our campaign to win the competition again this year.

Platinum Stars
TEAM LINE UP
32 T Ramafsi
05 B Modisakeng
03 T Mmusi
21 S Mlilo
18 M Raphiri
22 T Gwabeni
15 S Senne
10 C Baloyi
17 K Khunou
09 A Nale (G Maswansanyi 80′)
11 T Majingo (M Setshwane 64′)
Platinum Stars

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