After having had the lead on two occasions Maritzburg couldn’t hold on as Polokwane City ended up winning 3-2 in their Absa Premiership encounter on Tuesday night at the Harry Gwala Stadium.
s early as the first minute Mohammed Anas gave Maritzburg United the lead with a left footed goal after an assist from Evans Rusike, 1-0.
Ten minutes later Thobani Mncwango found an equalizer for Polokwane City with a right foot finish after receiving an assist from Jabulani Nene in the 11th minute, 1-1.
In the 22 minute Jabulani Nene tried to get himself on the score sheet, but his shot missed the target.
After that both teams became more cautious and this saw them going into halftime locked at 1-1.
In the 82 minute Kurt Lentjies finally got his break as he found the back of the net with a right foot finish after an assist from substitute Mondli Cele, 2-1.
The celebrations did not last long as Polokwance City found an equalizer with a goal that came from Jabulani Maluleke in the 84 minute, 2-2
Mean while Aces beat Jomo Cosmos 3-1 in Mbombela last night