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AmaZulu, Royal AM play to a goalless draw in KZN derby

AmaZulu FC had been held to a 0-zero draw by means of Royal AM in the DStv Premiership suit on the Moses Mabhida Stadium on Saturday afternoon.


The draw noticed Usuthu remain ninth on the league standings, whilst Thwihli Thwahla climbed as much as 2nd vicinity at the log – leapfrogging Kaizer Chiefs. 


Usuthu noticed maximum of the ball within the commencing lawsuits and they fired the game’s first shot on the target whilst goalkeeper Hugo Nyame made a quality store to deny Andre De Jong inside the twelfth minute.


Keagan Buchanan, who had set up De Jong, became a busy man in the center of the park pulling the strings as AmaZulu looked to break the impasse in opposition to their KwaZulu-Natal opponents.


Thwihli Thwahla were presented a loose-kick in a promising vicinity inside the 33rd minute and their long-range specialist Lantshane Phalane unleashed a shot which flew over keeper Veli Mothwa’s goal-posts.


The rating was 0-0 at some point of the half of-time wreck with AmaZulu having began the sport brightly, however they couldn’t open the scoring.


Nyame became the busier of the 2 keepers inside the commencing ranges of the second one-half because the Cameroonian shot-stopper produced a surprising save to disclaim Luvuyo Memela, who have been set-up by using De Jong. 


Having become a steady chance to the Royal AM defence, De Jong tried his success from variety and his attempt which changed into heading for the top proper corner became beautifully stored by Nyame with the visitors’ defence uncovered.


Thembela Sikhakhane should have handed Usuthu the lead after he had rounded Nyame, however somehow the previous Orlando Pirates full-returned fired huge of the goal with the goal gaping from close range. 


The remaining chance of the sport fell for Victor Letsoalo in stoppage time after Mothwa had punched the ball into his course, but the Royal AM striker’s attempt flew over the crossbar and the fit resulted in a zero-zero stalemate. 


In other DStv Premiership played on Saturday afternoon, Swallows FC fought back to keep Maritzburg United to a 1-1 draw inside the DStv Premiership match on the Dobsonville Stadium.


Therefore, Amaswaiswai and the Team of Choice remained 16th and 11th respectively on the league standings as Wandisile Letlabika cancelled out Bongokuhle Hlongwane’s beginning purpose in Soweto.


Golden Arrows made it back-to-returned wins inside the DStv Premiership as they hung on for a 2-1 victory over Chippa United on the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium.


The two groups went into the smash tied at 1-1 after Eva Nga Bienvenu had cancelled out Michael Gumede’s opener for Lehlohonolo Seema’s side, who went again in the front thru Pule Mmodi early in the second half to clinch all 3 factors.


AmaZulu, Royal AM play to a goalless draw in KZN derby (citizen.co.za)

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