Bathusi Aubaas Pirates

TS Galaxy defensive midfielder Bathusi Aubaas was said to have caught the eye of Kaizer Chiefs management. Photo: Twitter

WATCH: TS Galaxy score two quick goals vs Sundowns in Carling Knockout Cup

Mamelodi Sundowns are trailing TS Galaxy by two goals to nil in the Last 16 of the Carling Knockout Cup at Mbombela Stadium.

Bathusi Aubaas Pirates

TS Galaxy defensive midfielder Bathusi Aubaas was said to have caught the eye of Kaizer Chiefs management. Photo: Twitter

Mamelodi Sundowns are trailing TS Galaxy by two goals to nil in the Last 16 of the Carling Knockout Cup at Mbombela Stadium.

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The encounter kicked off at 19:30.

The Brazilians fielded a decent starting line-up after seven of their regulars were selected to represent Bafana Bafana against Ivory Coast.

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Rhulani Mokwena had to bring back a few of his fringe players, including Lebohang Maboe and Sphelele Mkhulise among others.

And they found themselves behind after 13 minutes following miscommunication between Bongani Zungu and goalkeeper Reyaad Pieterse.

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Spiwe Mahlangu was in the right place at the time to poke the ball into the back of the net from a Pieterse spill.

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Three minutes later, Mlungisi Mbunjana headed past Pieterse after being afforded space to do so by Zungu who made little attempt to clear the ball.

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