Despite leaving it late and almost giving their supporters a heart attack, Mamelodi Sundowns always knew they would get the one goal they needed in Kampala on Saturday to reach the CAF Champions League group stages.
Bidvest Wits have the gameplan and the type of quick‚ small forwards to beat Al Ahly said Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane‚ praising too Wits’ cleverness playing their Caf Champions League second leg match in the day.
Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane has told the Ugandan press that he will not use the facilities at of the tiny‚ artificial-surfaced Phillip Omondi Stadium as an excuse when his side meet KCCA there on Saturday.
The pressure of Mamelodi Sundowns being defending champions‚ and the fear of losing in the early rounds‚ can spark them to something great in Kampala on Saturday‚ said the Brazilians’ captain Hlompo Kekana.
Mamelodi Sundowns’ tally of points from games in hand would make them Absa Premiership leaders should they win both‚ but only by two points now over current leaders Bidvest Wits‚ and Brazilians coach Pitso Mosimane admits it is a concern.