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Orlando Pirates' 'Saleng mopped the floor with Jali' in Mamelodi Sundowns draw - Fans go wild

1:32 PM WAT 02/10/2022
Andile Jali, Mamelodi Sundowns, August 2022
The Masandawana midfielder had a difficult afternoon resulting in him being unusually substituted

Orlando Pirates and Mamelodi Sundowns played to a 0-0 draw in the MTN8 semi-finals, first leg match at Orlando Stadium on Saturday.

It was a difficult match, particularly for Sundowns who finished the contest with zero shots at goal.

Pirates won most of the midfield battles especially with debutant Ndabayithethwa Ndlondlo outplaying Andile Jali.

Jali could not impress in this match and that resulted in him being substituted in the 54th minute.

But what left fans talking more was a first-half incident when Jali was left sprawling on the turf after being sold a dummy by Monnapule Saleng.

It was Saleng’s first match of the season for Pirates and he was in top form and very instrumental in the middle of the park.

  • Andile Jali

    Word on the street

    The word on the street is that Andile Jali is still on the floor. We are Orlando Pirates. - @Mlu__N2.

  • Bafana Bafana head coach Hugo Broos.

    Saleng to Broos' rescue

    Saleng just saved Hugo Broos from questions about Andile Jali... - @Mshini_

  • Monnapule Saleng, Orlando Pirates, October 2022

    Saleng mopping the floor with Jali

    You'd swear that Jali was shot here. Saleng literally mopped the floor with him and that's where his confidence flew out the window. That's the real meaning of #WafaWafa #Umbulele Wafa Wafa Fi fi Fi! - @Themba_TT

  • Andile jali Mamelodi Sundowns

    Jali recovery

    Andile Jali will never recover from this, Saleng showed him where to get off Orlando Pirates. - @ScaLuvo

  • Andile Jali, Mamelodi Sundowns, August 2022

    Jali back in his home town

    Saleng sends Jali straight to Matatiele. - @KheptenMalebana

  • Manqoba Mngqithi & Rhulani Mokwena, Mamelodi Sundowns, February 2021

    Downs' defence of Jali

    You will tell them that Jali was rolling on the floor and they will ask you about trophies - @RealTshemedi