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Kutumela Scores His First Sundowns Goal As Champions Cruise Past TS Galaxy

Goalkeeper Denis Onyango kept his fourth progressive clean sheet and striker Thabiso Kutumela scored his first objective for Mamelodi Sundowns as the uncontrolled heroes walked around a simple success over TS Galaxy on Sunday evening. 

After a lukewarm first half where Galaxy showed versatility and strong protective association at Loftus, focus back Mosa Lebusa and Namibian contract killer Peter Shalulile struck twice shortly to empty their guests. 

Kutumela fell off the seat and opened his Sundowns account with six minutes staying to place the last sign of Galaxy's almost certain demise. 

Dusks might have just scored six objectives in their initial four matches however they have been closefisted at the back and stay the main group in the Premiership yet to yield an objective. 

The success saw Sundowns recapture their best position on the DStv Premiership log standings after four rounds. 

Twilights have won three and attracted one the association to sit pretty at the top with 10 focuses, two additional in front of SuperSport United, Stellenbosch, Orlando Pirates, who all won their matches at the end of the week. 

With Galaxy steadfast in guard and hoping to additionally baffle their more renowned hosts after the half time break, Galaxy's Bosnian manager Vasilije Kolak neglected to manage a Lyle Lakay free kick, which skiped simply before him. 

The European goalkeeper did well to make the save yet he just parried the ball not a long way from his objective and permitted Lebusa to jump with his more grounded left foot and pummel home the initial objective from the far post. 

Shalulile beat the guests' offside snare a moment later and put the ball past Kolak with a deft touch for his second Premiership objective of the period. 

If Galaxy had horrible odds of a late rebound, those expectations disintegrated when Kutumela, who came on as a substitute instead of Gaston Sirino, showed self-restraint inside the crate and finished the match as a challenge after. 

Sirino looked disorientated, lost an excessive number of balls and was at fault for having a go at objective when laying off the ball to a colleague hoped to have been the ideal choice. 

Nightfalls holding midfielder Rivaldo Coetzee put in one more strong shift and was granted the player of the match notwithstanding limping off late in the match and was supplanted by Hashim Domingo, who joined with individual substitute Kutumela for the third objective. 

It is Coetzee's third player of the match grant in four Premiership matches for the Bafana utility player. 

Twilights have effectively had the scalps of AmaZulu, Kaizer Chiefs and drew with Chippa United and the success over Galaxy will have the group murmuring in certainty in front of their conflict against Orlando Pirates in Soweto on Saturday.

Source : SowetanLive

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