Celtic Sneak Past SuperSport
Result: Bloemfontein Celtic 1-0 SuperSport United
Date: 11 March 2015
Venue: Free State Stadium
A solitary strike from Alfred Ndengane handed Bloemfontein Celtic a 1-0 win over SuperSport United at the Free State Stadium.
Both sides were restricted to long range efforts in the opening exchanges, with Keegan Ritchie's free-kick in the ninth minute going the closest.
Clayton Daniels came close to giving SuperSport the lead in the 15th minute but his glancing header was tipped away by Patrick Tignyemb.
It was Celtic who broke the deadlock in the 26th minute through Ndengane, the midfielder was given time and space, before rifling the ball into the far corner from 25-yards out.
The home side could have went into the halftime break two goals up but Lerato Lamola managed to pull his effort wide of the mark.
Clinton Larsen's men continued to create openings after the halftime break, as Joel Mogorosi headed wide of the mark a minute after the restart.
Celtic should have sealed the three points in the 75th minute but Lamola failed to beat Ronwen Williams in a one-on-one situation.
Gordon Igesund's men failed to create any openings in the closing stages to trouble the Celtic defence, as they slumped to their third successive league defeat.
While, Celtic continued their fine form in 2015, winning their fourth straight league match.
Here's how they lined up:
Bloemfontein Celtic: Tignyemb, Fransman, Ndengane, Mzava, Mulenga, Buchanan, Rikhotso, Mogorosi, Nyatama, Ritchie, Lamola
SuperSport United: Williams, Moeketsi, Diouf, Daniels, Mpeta, Morton, Mathebula, Phala, Wome, Grobler, Brockie