Daniel Akpeyi’s brilliant saves aid Kaizer Chiefs to third success of the season – TODAY
Super Eagles goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi was excellent in Kaizer Chiefs 2-1 win over Cape Town City in South African DSTV Premiership clash at the Cape Town Stadium on Saturday.
Akpeyi took pleasure in a good outing and saved the team countless times on a day they taped the 3rd success of the season.
The previous Chupa United goalkeeper made a total of six conserves in the match to protect his side’s slim advantage in the match.
He made the very first save in the eleventh minutes from Bradley Ralanu’s shot, prior to rejecting Thabo Nodada minutes later.
Nkonsingiphile Ngcobo and Happy Mashiane scored both goals for glamour Young boys in the 7th and 19th minutes respectively.
Akpeyi was finally beaten by Fagrie Lakay in the 83rd minutes, however he rejected Bradley Surprise Ralani a golden chance to score an equalizer minutes later.
The Nigerian goalkeeper guaranteed a spirited team display by Gavin Hunt’s Army would take them to 8th on the log with a number of saves in the second half.