Monday, 11 November 2019 03:51

Golden Arrows came from behind to beat Mamelodi Sundowns 3-2 in a thrilling Absa Premiership clash in a pouring rain at Sugar Ray Xulu Stadium.

Thapelo Morena opened the scoring for the visitors but Arrows rallied after the break to earn all three points thanks to goals from Danny Phiri and Knox Mutizwa who bagged a brace. Andile Jali netted a late consolation goal for the defending champions as they remain 10 points behind league leaders Kaizer Chiefs.

Arrows move up to fourth as a result of the win, a point behind the Brazilians.

Golden Arrows (0) 3 (Phiri 61' Mutizwa 72' 81' pen.)

Mamelodi Sundowns (1) 2 (Morena 41' Jali 88')

Golden Arrows: Sibanda; S. Dube, Sibisi, Mathiane, Lunga, Seth Parusnath, Shitolo, Phiri, Makhubela, Mtshali (Venter 90'), Mutizwa (Gumede 89').

Mamelodi Sundowns: Onyango; Ngcongca (Lukhubeni 86'), Madisha, Lebusa, Langerman, Mkhulise (Meza 55'), Coetzee, Jali, Lakay, Morena, Affonso (Vilakazi 68').


Courtesy of Supersport.

Meanwhile a late goal from Lesedi Kapinga saw Black Leopards defeat Cape Town City 2-1 in an Absa Premiership clash at Thohoyandou Stadium.