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Davids Rues Maritzburg's Missed Opportunities

Davids Rues Maritzburg's Missed Opportunities

By SL International - Dec 14, 2017 02:04 PM

Maritzburg United coach Fadlu Davids rued his side's missed chances in their 1-0 defeat to Mamelodi Sundowns on Wednesday night.

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Percy Tau scored the game's only goal in the 64th minute to secure three points for the Brazilians on the night.

Maritzburg, however, did squander a number of chances in the game but Davids was pleased with the performance.

"I can't fault the players' absolutely fantastic performance from their side but we can be better in certain moments in terms of our pressing structures especially when we're pressing high up the pitch, especially not to allow them time to recycle," Davids told SuperSport after the match. 

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"But I said before the game that they need one moment to score and they definitely took it.

"We had opportunities to score especially with Evans [Rusike] one-on-one with the goalkeeper. Our pressing structures were good creating that opportunity for Evans.

"We didn't take our opportunities. The players stuck to the task right up to the end. They pushed Sundowns up to the end. I'm so proud of them."


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Realydoctor10 Joined: 18 Nov 2016
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Realydoctor10 Dec 15, 2017 09:57 AM
Soory coach I was behind your side but lucky is another job because you need to work hard for it don't worry coach your boys is playing good football that last season
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indidane Joined: 12 Jan 2011
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indidane Dec 14, 2017 03:08 PM
@Bubbles , Pits0 playing mind games, After the game ?? He heheee
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indidane Joined: 12 Jan 2011
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indidane Dec 14, 2017 03:07 PM
But this Small team 0nly play well against Sund0wns .... When they face Weak Zebras, they always Lose.
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indidane Joined: 12 Jan 2011
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indidane Dec 14, 2017 03:05 PM
Sund0wns missed m0re chances as well .. That is f00tball
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Bubbles Joined: 15 Feb 2010
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Bubbles Dec 14, 2017 03:05 PM
it was a good game luck separated the two. Your team is far far way than Chiefs and Komphela. You better than us i think we should learn from you. Pitso was just playing mind game talking to Maritzburg players after game thats not his caliber honestly we all know that
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arthur10tenyane Joined: 06 Jul 2014
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arthur10tenyane Dec 14, 2017 02:50 PM
u nearly killed us
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roger-fetumba Joined: 12 Nov 2013
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roger-fetumba Dec 14, 2017 02:13 PM
Bra you doing a great job we PMB citizen proud of you even though my blood is Yellow
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Myaka weliPhefeni Joined: 14 Jul 2016
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Myaka weliPhefeni Dec 14, 2017 02:10 PM
As a Pmb citizen we a proud abt u guyz and we glad to see kadodia gv u the support he gv u,i lyk the brand of futball u playing wth ur boyz keep it up

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