Monday evening was reserved for Nedbank Cup. Bidvest Wits took the last quarter-final spot in the game against Chippa United. The final score in this game was 2-0 for Wits.
Before the start of the game, we can see some new players on the team. Wits make only one change, Macclive Phiri had his debut for the hosts, while in the Chippa lines we can see more new players. Federic Nsabiyumva, Diamond Thopola, Elvis Moyo and Thabo Rakhale were back in the Chippa team.
Nedbank Cup, Wits vs Chippa highlights
At the beginning of the game, Nga missed a clear chance which can give the Clever Boys the lead. There was a great chance from the corner kick in the opening ten minutes.
But after this great chance, he got a shoulder injury. He was replaced by Mxolisi Machupu after the 16th minutes from the beginning of the game. Wits have problems to score even if they were the better team. Finally, in the 27th minute, Thulani Hlatshwayo sends the ball to the bottom near the area.
Only two minutes later Phathutshedzo Nange’s send a long-range ball that hit the far corner to double their lead. After the beginning of the second half we can see one change in the Chippa lines, Thopola made his way for Gregory Damons. They want to change the score and maybe win.
They were not without a chance, but still, Wits were better. Five minutes after the break Wits have another chance, but luckily for Chippa they manage to save their net. Elias Pelembe and Terrence Dzvukamanja had two great chances.
Until the end of the game, we can see changes from both sides. Chippa has a lot of struggles, the ball didn’t want to finish in the net. Great performance in this game brings Wits a chance to play in the next phase of the Nedbank Cup. What will happen in the future? Will they win the title this season? We will follow the Soccer10 results, but the fact is that they have a great chance to win the title.