Amajita Sink Egypt To Secure Top Spot
COSAFA U20 Championship Report: South Africa U20 v Egypt U20 11 December 2017
Amajita finished top of Group B after defeating Egypt 2-1 in the COSAFA U20 Championship on Monday afternoon.
Thabo Senong's charges came into the match on the back of a 1-0 win over Mozambique on Saturday afternoon.
Egypt broke the deadlock on 18 minutes courtesy of a strike from Abdelrahman Amr.
South Africa looked for a way to restore parity, but they were unable to bypass the Egyptian defence and went into the break trailing.
In the 60th minute, Amajita were level thanks to a goal from Nkosingiphile Ngcobo, with Thendo Mukumela picking up the assist.
The comeback was complete in the 71st minute as Lyle Foster set up Luvuyo Mkatshana, who scored for the second successive game.
Senong's charges managed to see out the closing to secure the win that seals top spot in the group.