Stu­dents cruise past Mat­sat­santsa

Inner City Gazette - - News - By Staff Re­porter news@in­ner-city-gazette.co.za

Bid­vest Wits thumped a strug­gling Su­per­Sport United out­fit in At­teridgeville with a 4 - 1 win at the Lu­cas Moripe Sta­dium. Wits goals came from sub­sti­tute Gabadi­hno Mhango, James Keene, Day­lon Claa­son and cap­tain Thu­lani Hlatswayo. Con­demn­ing United to their fifth de­feat in seven matches.

United cap­tain Dean Fur­man put the home side in front mid­way through the first half through a penalty af­ter his Wits coun­ter­part Hlatswayo hacked down striker Kingston Nkatha in the box.

The Clever Boys came back from the break with guns blaz­ing and it took them just two min­utes to get back into the match when Mhango breezed past his mark­ers to level the score at 1-1.

The de­flat­ing de­feat con­demned Su­per­Sport to 13th spot on the Absa Pre­mier­ship log ta­ble with a pal­try 21 points from 18 matches, 13 points be­hind lead­ers and bit­ter ri­vals Mamelodi Sun­downs. Gavin Hunt’s men are slowly mov­ing from the rel­e­ga­tion zone and now above Su­per­Sport from 19 en­coun­ters.

The in­ner-city based team boosted their sur vi­val hopes with a thump­ing win against Mat­sat­santsa

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