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Sundowns continues to lead PSL log after 4:0 victory

Cape Town – Mamelodi Sundowns, the all-vanquishing DStv Premiership machine, continued to stack up records not really set in stone stroll through the 2021/22 season with an away 4-0 accomplishment over Marumo Gallants at the Peter Mokaba Stadium on Sunday evening. 

It is as of now not an element that Sundowns have kept their unbeaten record perfect this season since this achievement has been overwhelmed by an enormous number of Premier records which were added to the many recently set in the past several months. 


The outcome of the match ensured that Sundowns have now played 22 away affiliation games without giving up defeat. This accomplishment passed the one they held commonly at 21 away games with Kaizer Chiefs, who set that norm among January and December 2005. 


Last week, Sundowns set the norm for clean sheets with 11 in movement. After this match, their record improves to 12. Bidvest Wits at first set the engraving in 2003 with 10 moderate clean sheets. 

Minutes before midfielder Themba Zwane opened the scoring in the game, Sundowns set a norm for playing 1000 minutes (close to 17 hours) of Premiership football without giving up a goal. The previous imprint stayed at around 900 minutes. 


Zwane's 24th-minute target came close to the completion of a move sprung some place inside Sundowns' half. Ten passes later the ball showed up at striker Peter Shalulile who teed up Zwane right outside the discipline area. Zwane delivered a piledriver that curved away from Gallants goalkeeper Washington Arubi and into the highest point of the net. 


Gallants believed that it is continuously difficult to take play outside of their half because of Sundowns' high press. 


Dusks should have 2-0 ahead on the half-hour mark after Neo Maema struck the upstanding after he ran onto a goalmouth cross from Slovakian Pavol Šafranko who had hustled down the left flank with gay leave. Šafranko left two protections in his slipstream when he showed up at the obstruction discipline box.] 


Nightfalls overpowered the start of the resulting half, at this point regardless various scoring prospects, they couldn't break the Gallants watch. 


Around the hour mark, Gallants unexpectedly obtained the ascendency and had two freedoms to score, recollecting a free-kick for the edge of Sundowns' discipline locale. The set-piece effort was shot wastefully high over the bar. 


A short ways from the end, the plain Shalulile followed up among four defenders to coordinate a goalmouth cross past Arubi for the ensuing goal. 


Šafranko added a third unbiased to finally condemn Gallants to another misfortune and still outright lower part of the standings. 


In the latest possible second, Shalulile added a fourth evenhanded and as of now heads the PSL driving goalscorers' summary with eight destinations. 


Source connect: https://www.iol.co.za/sport/soccer/psl/all-overcoming dusks proceed to-pile up-a-huge number of-records-in-4-0-cakewalk-over-marumo-gallants-1807de98-29fa-4caf-8f23-6a0d60226114 

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