[Peter Mokaba Stadium, Polokwane City]
Saturday, January 14, 2018
•South Africa 0-2 Nigeria
Full time: It’s over. The Nigerians will go into the second leg of the fixture in Nigeria with a 2-0 advantage.
81’ Basetsana come close getting the first goal for SA (through Nxesi), but Nnadozie comes off her line to make a save.
69’ SA with their second sub: Thambolinye Mzoneli makes way for Khanya Nxesi
68’ Water break. SA 0-2 Nigeria
65’ Nigeria still leading by 2-0 against the hosts.
56’ sub for Basetsana: Lehlogonolo Mashigo off, Gabriela Salgado on.
55’ Anam Imo nearly gets her second of the afternoon, as she rattles the crossbar with the keeper well beaten. SA 0-2 Nigeria
46’ We’re back for the second half. SA 0-2 Nigeria
HT Score: SA 0-2 Nigeria
44’ SA’s Ntombifikile Ndlovu limps off the field as she gets medical treatment. SA 0-0 Nigeria
35’ ⚽ Imo Anam doubles Nigeria’s lead.
30’ ⚽Rasheedat Ajibade puts Nigeria in front.
28’ SA’s Mpuru clutching her right ankle. Medical team attending to her. Still goalless.
26’ Nigeria attempt: Mapaseka Mpuru with a stunning save to keep it at 0-0.
23’ Ref pauses the match for water break. SA 0-0 Nigeria
20’ Basetsana yet to find their rhythm in this match. Still tied at 0-0 against Nigeria.
16’ Forced sub: Basetsana make a change — Kaylyn Jordaan suffers early injury and is replaced by Ntombifikile Ndlovu.
15′ SA’s Antonia Maponya with a crucial challenge to stop a clear goal scoring opportunity. Still 0-0
10’ Kaylyn Jordaan down. Medical team attending to her. SA 0-0 Nigeria
4’ Both teams still finding their feet.