Rulani Praise Sundowns Stars For Adapting

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Rulani Mokwena
Mamelodi Sundowns coach Rulani Mokwena

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Rulani Mokwena has praised his player for adapting to the tactical changes in the second half.

The Brazilians found it tough to break a stubborn Swallows side in the first half, but that changed in the second period thanks to goals from Neo Maema and Themba Zwane.

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The win was Sundowns' eighth in a row in the DStv Premiership, but Mokwena knew that his side were going to be in for a tough encounter.

"First congratulations to Mamelodi Sundowns, congratulations to the supporters, congratulations to the players and the technical team," Mokwena said on SuperSport TV.

"We knew it was going to be very difficult, I mean even in the pre-match we spoke about it, that it was going to be very difficult.

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"First-half we struggled to get into the right areas, we didn't really have the bravery and the confidence but I wanna thank the players for adapting to the tactical changes.

"Because we made a couple of changes and I know it shook a little bit the...because it was not the normal structure that we've played this season and the players have adapted very well and I wanna thank them for that," he added.

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