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Sundowns coach unfazed by quarterfinal first leg loss

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Sundowns coach unfazed by quarterfinal first leg loss

‘We lost the right match’: bullish Sundowns coach Rulani Mokwena quotes Liverpool’s Jürgen Klopp

Sports reporter

A bullish Mamelodi Sundowns coach Rulani Mokwena has made a brave proclamation that the Brazilians will be in the Caf Champions League semifinals despite losing a VAR-influenced quarterfinal first leg 2-1 to Angolan side Petro Atletico in Luanda on Saturday night.

Though they managed the all-important away goal, Sundowns have it all to do in the return match at FNB Stadium on Saturday, where Mokwena insisted the Brazilians will be capable of producing a goal.

“We were a bit unfortunate with the goal that was disallowed through VAR but we are OK to go to Johannesburg with a 2-1 scoreline and we take the away goal. We can definitely score and I think Petro also know there is a goal in Johannesburg,” Mokwena said...

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