Maritzburg United hosted SuperSport United at Hurry Gwala Stadium on Wednesday, SuperSport won the match 1-0, to end the eight match lose streak.
Maritzburg United were looking to continue with their recent form, three wins, one draw, one lost in last five games when they hosted Eric Tinkler’s SuperSport United side who have been struggling in the recent games with two draws,three losses.
Mastastansta were the first to threaten in the match,even though it seems unintentional which forced Ofori to punch the ball before sinking in a net from a corner kick. The Team Of Choice grew confidence as the Match progressed to the visitors side,which saw the ball on Deolin Mekoa’s feet but the Maritzburg man curled his shot over the bar.
The home side had a nervous moment when there was some miscommunication at the back that had defender Siyanda Xulu and Ofori scrambling. The first stanza of the match belong to SuperSport as every arrow pointed to the side from the capital, Maritzburg didn’t see any side of the ball.
Aubrey Modiba looked to take things up as he showed his skills taking the defenders out from his comfort zone at the edge of the box but his decent effort went straight to Maritzburg keeper. It wasn’t long After that,when Modiba put his side ahead as Matsastansta scored a first goal of 2018, with that strike the man from Pretoria return to winning ways, three points in the bag to Pretoria and Relief to Tinkler’s face