Mamelodi Sundowns

Lucas Ribeiro Costa of Mamelodi Sundowns celebrates a goal during the DStv Premiership 2023/24 match between Orlando Pirates and Mamelodi Sundowns at Orlando Stadium in Soweto. Photo: Sydney Mahlangu/BackpagePix

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Mamelodi Sundowns

Lucas Ribeiro Costa of Mamelodi Sundowns celebrates a goal during the DStv Premiership 2023/24 match between Orlando Pirates and Mamelodi Sundowns at Orlando Stadium in Soweto. Photo: Sydney Mahlangu/BackpagePix

SuperSport United welcomed Mamelodi Sundowns to the Lucas Moripe Stadium for a blockbuster DStv Premiership clash on Wednesday evening.

The Brazilians took the lead in the 23rd minute through a Peter Shalulile strike. The Brazilians then doubled their lead on the stroke of half-time through Lucas Ribeiro.

Take a look at Ribeiro’s incredible set-piece goal which was assisted by Neo Maema below.

At the time of posting, Mamelodi Sundowns lead 2-0 at the halftime break.

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SuperSport United vs Mamelodi Sundowns: LIVE updates

Starting lineups

SuperSport XI: Arubi, Johannes, Okon, Hamza, Hlatshwayo, Pfumbidzai, Margerman, Lungu, Lakay, Dzvukamanja, Grobler.

Subs: Xulu, Campbell, Baloyi, Dopolo, Moralo, Matodzi, Nange, Rasebotja, Albert.

Mamelodi Sundowns XI: Williams, De Reuck, Mashego, Onyango, Lebusa, Mkhulise, Maboe, Maema, Ribeiro, Morena, Shalulile.

Subs: Pieterse, Kekana, Mudau, Ngobeni, Mokoena, Nkosi, Nku, Zwane, Sirino.

Action at the Lucas Moripe Stadium gets underway at 19:30. Today’s DStv Premiership clash will be televised live on SuperSport PSL. Unfortunately for many fans, the match won’t be televised on SABC.

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“No good game. I’m happy that we’ve prepared the stadium for SuperSport United. So we play on a very, very good pitch,” Rhulani Mokwena said as quoted by IdiskiTimes.

“And when we play on a good pitch, that’s one of the conditions you need for a good game. You need three conditions for a good game you need a good team which is Mamelodi Sundowns.

“You need a good pitch which is I think now at Lucas we have a very, very good pitch. And then you need a good opponent.

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