FT:Swaziland 1-1 Zimbabwe


90′ 4 minutes of added time

88’Mukuruva with a stunning save after Swaziland free kick

80’Mukurva spills another shot but Costa they to shield the Swazi attack,Swaziland on top  at the moment

76’Mukuruva forced into two consecutive saves to keep Swaziland out

71’Billiat shoots straight to the keeper

70′ Zimbabwe get freekick just outside the box after Phiri is fouled

64′ Mukuruva spills the ball after Swazi attack and injured in the process, receiving treatment

62′ Matthew Rusike comes out for Mushekwi

58’Zimbabwe get into good position but Billiat rushes his shot

56’Swaziland with a shot and goes wide as they attack more

51′ Nhamoinesu down injured but then makes return

47′ Zimbabwe almost score as ball hits cross bar as defender tries to clear

46′ Musona with swerving shot and forces save for a corner

-Second half underway

-Referee blows for Halftime

44’GOAL Swaziland put the ball into back of their own net after Musona corner to put the score level

41′ Zimbabwe efforts on goal thwarted after a corner

39′ Swaziland shoot at goal but Mukuruva collects well

35’Zimbabwe get free kick just outside the box after a foul on Musona,Bhasera takes it but taken by keeper

29′ Nhamoinesu with a amazing jump but injures Swaziland keeper in the process and referee blows for freekick

25′ Swaziland player down injured and play stopped

24’Billiat wins free kick after being fouled ,Musona blasts the freekick over

21′ Anxious moments for Zim defence as Swaziland attack but Chipeta eventually clears

20′ Zimbabwe dominating in terms of possession and chances but Swaziland carrying the lead

14′ Nhamoinesu in great position but ball cleared just before attempting to connect

13’Zimbabwe force to consecutive corners

8’Zimbabwe trying to  make inroads with Swaziland looking to catch them on the break and holding the advantage

2’GOAL Swaziland take the lead with Zim yet to settle ,Chipeta lost his man


Starting line up:

Mukuruva, Katsande (capt) , Nhamoinesu,Muroiwa,Phiri,Chipeta,Bhasera,M.Rusike, Malajila,Billiat ,Musona

Substitutes:E.Rusike,K.Mahachi,Mushekwi,B.Kangwa,P.Juare, Arubi,Nakamba


Both teams are hoping to boost their chances of qualification to AFCON 2017 to be hosted by Gabon. Swaziland and Zimbabwe are top of Group L with 4 points. The two sides will meet again on Monday at the National Sport Stadium in Harare.