Telkom Knockout 2019 has so far indicated that it will be an interesting competition. Several top teams compete for the title of best. This time Sundowns were better than Arrows. Who knows, maybe this game is the beginning of great soccer 10 results. This will be known at the end of the competition, who will be the best.
One of the matches at the Telkom Knockout 2019 semi-final was Mamelodi Sundowns – Golden Arrows. The match was played at Sugar Ray Xulu Stadium. Gaston Sirino was one of the better players to make the Sundowns a better team. After winning against Golden Arrow with the resut 2:1, Sundowns were able to qualify for the Telkom Knockout final.
Since the last defeat against Arrows, the Mamelodi team have made two changes. After that, Hlompho Kekana was called back to the starting lineup. Gaston Sirino returned after being absent due to injury. Mamelodi Sundowns were playing strong since the start of the game. They managed to make a big step in just 11 minutes. Then Kekana hit the ball with his head.
The Steve Komphela team tried to set their pace for the first half-hour. Knox Mutizwa had a great opportunity to score but he missed the goal. The penalty came nine minutes later when Gaston scored two goals. The game slowed down a bit before the end of the first half. The Sundowns team almost had three goals as an advantage before the end of the first half. But Lakay failed to score.
Telkom Knockout 2019 semi-final highlights
The start of the second half was slower. Komphela opted for a double change. Nduzuzo Sibiya came into Seth Parusnath. Kennedy Mweene as a goalkeeper was one of the important players as he protected the goal several times. He prevented Gumede from scoring in the 14th minute.
Sundowns will play in the final against Maritzburg United
Five minutes later, another miss from Sibiya’s players came. Mamelodi Sundowns had a difficult period in the last six minutes. They were left without one player. This came after Sirino got a red card. Danny Phiri managed to score for the Arrows, but that wasn’t enough for victory. The Sundowns managed to qualify for the finals and maintained excellent supabets results. It will be an interesting match with lots of interesting moments.