Bucks show character to down Magesi
25 February 2017


Mthatha Bucks claimed maximum points after edging out a gallant Magesi FC side 3-2 victory in Mthatha on Saturday afternoon.


Amatholamnyama twice took the lead, only for the NFD rookies to fight back twice with an equaliser. But a late Petros Ngebo goal secured a crucial three points for Ian Palmer’s team.


FULL TIME – a great win!!! Mthatha Bucks 3-2 Magesi FC.

Four minutes added time to come: Mthatha Bucks 3-2 Magesi FC.

88’ - Buthelezi on for Mncube. Mthatha Bucks 3-2 Magesi FC.

85’ - GOOOAAAAL!!!! Good cross from Hlubi and Ngebo scores!!! Mthatha Bucks 3-2 Magesi FC.

75’ – Ngebo replaces Dlamini. Mthatha Bucks 2-2 Magesi FC.

46’ – Masana on for Mbhele. Mthatha Bucks 2-2 Magesi FC.

HALF TIME: 4 goals in the first 30 minutes makes it Mthatha Bucks 2-2 Magesi FC at the break.

43’ – Mncube strikes it well, but keeper Maja makes a good save. Mthatha Bucks 2-2 Magesi FC.

30’ – GOAL - It’s level again as Moses scores with a header for Magesi. Mthatha Bucks 2-2 Magesi FC.

22’ – GOOOOALLLL!!! Mncube puts Bucks back in front, tapping in after Lubisi heads a corner across goal. Mthatha Bucks 2-1 Magesi FC. ....WHAT a game!!!

20’ – But the lead lasts only 5 minutes as Magesi equalise with a header. Mthatha Bucks 1-1 Magesi FC.

15’ - GOOOOAAAL!!! Mncube puts in a good low cross and Kangwa converts!!! Mthatha Bucks 1-0 Magesi FC.

Fantastic atmosphere at a packed Mthatha Stadium today! After 10 minutes it’s Mthatha Bucks 0-0 Magesi FC.



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