Team of the Week

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Mamelodi Sun­downs head coach Pitso Mosi­mane leads this week’s team af­ter he guided Masan­dawana to a 1-0 win that saw them con­clude what has been a fan­tas­tic Caf Cham­pi­ons League group stage cam­paign as they reached the quar­ter­fi­nals with­out de­feat af­ter edg­ing Wy­dad Casablanca. Sun­downs stars Lyle Lakay, Andile Jali and Thapelo Morena, who played at left-back, cen­tral mid­field and right wing re­spec­tively, are part of the team. Jali in par­tic­u­lar was Sun­downs’ main man in the heart of mid­field. At the back, the cen­tral pair­ing con­sists of two Man-of-the-Match re­cip­i­ents in High­lands Park cap­tain Be­van Frans­man and Ed­win Gy­imah of Black Leop­ards. Frans­man helped the Li­ons of the North edge Baroka 1-0 while Gy­imah starred in a 2-1 vic­tory at home to Stel­len­bosch FC. Cape Town City vice-cap­tain Thabo No­dada had a bril­liant game for the Mother City-based side when they were held by Mar­itzburg United. He part­ners Jali and Golden Ar­rows’ Nt­sako Makhubela com­pletes the mid­field fol­low­ing his fan­tas­tic dis­play that saw him walk away with the Man-of-the-Match gong. Up front, Or­lando Pi­rates’ Gabad­inho Mhango leads the at­tack.

Coach – Pitso Mosi­mane

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