Niang Strike Sinks AmaTuks
Nedbank Last 32
Result: University of Pretoria 0-1 SuperSport United (AET)
Date: 22 February 2014
Venue: Tuks Stadium
SuperSport United booked their place in the next round of the Nedbank Cup after they defeated the University of Pretoria 1-0 at the Tuks Stadium.
The away side were presented with the first chance of the game as Bevan Fransman's headed over from close range after being picked out by Sameegh Doutie.
Thabo Mnyamane tried his luck from range in the 25th minute but the winger fired his effort wide of the target.
Five minutes later and Mpho Matsi tested Ronwen Williams but the SuperSport number one was equal to the task.
Lebogang Manyama squandered a chance to give SuperSport the lead in the 33rd minute, the winger's sliced effort from close range went well wide of the goal.
Sameegh Doutie tried his luck from range just after the halftime break but Washington Arubi collected with ease.
Joao de Oliviera came close to giving the visitors the lead in the 62nd minute but the striker's shot drew a fine save from Arubi.
Geoffrey Massa squandered an opportunity to give AmaTuks the lead in the 75th minute but the striker blasted over from close range.
Thato Mokeke tried his luck from range in the 81st minute but the midfielder's effort failed to hit the target.
After neither side managed to break the deadlock, the game went into extra time.
Mame Niang gave SuperSport the lead in the second half of extra time with a finish from close range, to seal his side's passage into the last 16.
Heres how they line up:
AmaTuks: Arubi, Kekana, Shoyisa, Monyai, Sibande, Ketjijere, Matsi, Mosadi, Mnyamane, Monama, Massa
SuperSport: Williams, Moloi, Fransman, Diouf, Dean, Mkhabela, Mokeke, Doutie, Manyama, Phala, De Oliviera