Lyle Lakay

Lyle Lakay knows Mamelodi Sundowns face a tough test against Al Hilal in their upcoming CAF Champions League tie, but is confident of a positive result.

Mamelodi Sundowns star scores STUNNING freekick! [Video]

Take a look at the stunning freekick Mamelodi Sundowns star Lyle Lakay scored against Petro Atletico this evening below!

Lyle Lakay

Lyle Lakay knows Mamelodi Sundowns face a tough test against Al Hilal in their upcoming CAF Champions League tie, but is confident of a positive result.

Mamelodi Sundowns returned to continental action this evening when they visited Angolan giants Petro Atletico for a crunch CAF Champions League quarter-final clash.

The Brazilians took an early lead through a pinpoint Lyle Lakay freekick however an Tiago Azulao equalized in the 16th minute for the hosts.

Yano was on hand to finish from close range on the stroke of half-time after being played in by Azulao to hand the hosts a 2-1 lead over Mamelodi Sundowns heading into the break.

Mamelodi Sundowns star scores STUNNING freekick

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Starting lineups!

Atlético Petroléos XI: Gomes, Pinto, Da Silva, Nicolau, Carneiro, Miguel, Moreira, Balanga, Afonso, Leal, Teixeira.

Mamelodi Sundowns XI: Onyango, Mudau, Lakay, Mandela, Lebusa, Jali, Mokoena, Zwane, Morena, Sirino, Shalulile.

It’s vital to win your away games – Maema

“I’ve learnt that when you win your away games and play with confidence, you stand a better chance of going into the next round.” attacking midfielder Neo Maema told the Mamelodi Sundowns media team.

“The responsibility has not changed from everyone that forms part of Sundowns and we will do our best to get the results against Petro De Luanda.

“It is still an unbelievable experience with all the traveling with Mamelodi Sundowns. Seeing other countries, adjusting to the different weather conditions and competing against the best.

“I am grateful and I feel I’m still learning a lot playing continental football and it can only get better from here individually and as a team.

“The most important part of football is rest. We are very happy that we are scoring goals. This game won’t be any different.

“We will work hard as a team with the support of our coaches and everyone involved at Mamelodi Sundowns FC.”

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Themba Zwane Sundowns
Mamelodi Sundowns star Themba Zwane will be a key figure for the Brazilians in Luanda! Photo credits: BackpagePix

Petro Atletico vs Mamelodi Sundowns: How to LIVE STREAM!

Action at the 11 De Novembro Stadium in Luanda gets underway at 18:00. The match will be televised live on SuperSport 209.

You can also live stream today’s match between Mamelodi Sundowns and Petro Atletico on SABCSport’s TELKOMONE for free! Simply create an account and begin streaming.

Will the Brazilians continue on their merry way? Let us know your match predictions in the comments section below!