Baroka Stun Chippa In PE
Absa Premiership Report: Chippa United v Baroka 12 September 2017
Result: Chippa United 1-3 Baroka FC
Date: 12 September 2017
Venue: Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium
Gift Motupa scored a brace as Baroka FC registered a 3-1 win over Chippa United on Tuesday evening.
Menzi Masuku was enterprising in the sixth minute beating a defender with a quick skill and let fly with a shot but missed over the bar.
Abel Mabaso fancied his chances in the 17th minute, hitting a right footed shot from just outside the box but missed slightly wide.
Kgoloko Thobejane's charges were sitting back, looking to hit the Chilli Boys on the counter-attacks.
Masuku had another chance in the 38th minute after a good inter-change play on the edge of box but his curling shot missed narrowly wide.
Two minutes later Dan Malesela's charges made a mistake at the back with James Okwuosa conceding an own goal, 0-1.
In the 52nd minute Moeketsi Sekola was taken off in a like-for-like substitution, with Katlego Mashego taking his place upfront.
Four minutes later Mashego equalised for the Chilli Boys from the penalty spot, before Gift Motupa grabbed the lead for Bakgaga in the 63rd minute.
The Chilli Boys were throwing everyone forward after 75 minutes, constantly in attack looking to get back into the game.
Lerato Manzini was introduced into the game with ten minutes to go coming on in the place of Mark Mayambela.
Malesela's charges were on an all out attack, camping inside the Bakgaga half in the final five minutes.
However, Motupa sealed the match in the 89th minute with his second goal of the game.
Here's how they lined up:
Chippa: 29. Mhlongo, 4. Macheke, 13. Mvelase, 2. Okwuosa, 17. Maphanga, 27. Mabaso, 15. Zuke, 11. Mayambela, 32. Lentjies, 50. Masuku, 9. Sekola.
Baroka: 30. Vries, Shaku, 52. Kgoetyane, 10. Ntshangase, 66. Banda, 21. Moeti, 7. Chawapihwa, 15. Mothupa, 16. Madubanya, 8. Mdantsane, Nguzana.