Ofori is named man of the match

For his nine saves Richard Ofori earns a well-deserved man of the match award.

Full time

It ends scoreless which leaves Pirates at the top of the table and lifts Maritzburg United out of the relegation zone.

One last corner

With time up Pirates have one last corner to make something happen.

Lorch brought down!

Lorch brought down and the referee blows his whistle, it is just outside the box at an acute angle.

Lorch tests Ofori from range.

Lorch launches an ambitious shot looking to catch Ofori off his line but the keeper gets back and gathers for Maritzburg United.

How did they miss!

The ball falls to De Reuck in the Pirates area but it gets stuck in his feet and his shot is straight at the keeper. United should have taken the lead.

Mokate on for United.

Mokate replaces Feliccia to provide a target for Maritxburg United who are looking for the win here.

Double change for Pirates.

A sloppy piece of play sees the ball go out for a United throw and PIrates make a double change as Qalinge comes on for Mulenga and Paseka Mako replaces Asavela Mbekile.

Mulenga in space!

Mulenga brings the ball down in the United area but his second touch lets him down and Ofori snaps up the ball.

Wide from Shandu!

Shandu fires his shot wide of the Pirates goal, nervous moments for the home side.