FT – COSAFA U20: South Africa 8 Lesotho 0 – Group A

Check out our live coverage of the 2016 COSAFA Under-20 Championships Group A clash between hosts South Africa and Lesotho at the Moruleng Stadium on Wednesday.

Starting line-ups:

South Africa XI: Sanele Tshabalala, Aghmat Ceres, Reeve Frosler, Tercious Malepe, Givemore Khupe, Sphumelele Mbulu, Wisemen Meyiwa, Kobamelo Kodisang, Itumeleng Shopang, Luther Singh, Nkosingiphile Ngcobo.

Lesotho XI: Monaheng Ramalefane, Itumeleng Leche, Mohai Mohai, Relebohile Mabone, Khubetsoana Kamela, Lehlohonolo Fothoane, Bonang Mohapi, Moalosi Mosoeu, Tseliso Botsana, Rasetabele Kalosane, Tsepo Nqetho.


goal_livescore 89′ – GOAL! Achmat Ceres nets as South Africa lead Lesotho 8-0!

goal_livescore 83′ – GOAL! SA have a seventh as Sibongakonke Mbatha adds his name to the scorers list!

goal_livescore 77′ – GOAL! And now it is 6-0! Sifundo Sibiya adds another for South Africa almost immediately!

goal_livescore 76′ – GOAL! Substitute Menzi Ndwandwe makes it 5-0 to the home side!

shotwide_livescore 60′ – SA go close as they hit the crossbar twice inside two minutes.

goal_livescore 50′ – GOAL! The home side are unrelenting as Nkosingiphile Ngcobo makes it 4-0!

finalwhistle_livescore 46′ – We are back under way in the second half!

halftime_livescore HALFTIME: South Africa comfortably lead 3-0 at the break and it might have been more!

shotwide_livescore 42′ – Kodisang dribbles past three defenders and attempts to shoot at goal but his shot slices over the crossbar.

goal_livescore 35′ – GOAL! South Africa’s dominance is telling as Wisemen Meyiwa converts their third with a fine finish.

shotwide_livescore 30′ – Shopane comes close to a second goal but strikes the ball into the side-netting.

goal_livescore 17′ – GOAL! South Africa double their lead from the penalty-spot after a foul on Shopane as Luther Singh scores from 12-yards!

goal_livescore 12′ – GOAL! South Africa lead as Lesotho goalkeeper Monaheng Ramalefane comes well off his line but fails to collect a high ball and Itumeleng Shopane steers the ball into the empty net!

shotwide_livescore 10′ – South Africa enjoying brilliant exchanges here, with Lesotho on the backfoot and forced to defend in numbers.

shotwide_livescore 3′ – Three attacks inside the first three minutes from South Africa go begging as no goal is realised.

finalwhistle_livescore 1′ – We are under way at the Moruleng Stadium!

– Kick-off is at 19h30 local time, 17h30 GMT!