Mamelodi Sundowns experienced midfield player Teko Modise echoed the word of Coach Pitso Mosimane after a loss to now league log leaders Cape Town City FC.
The Absa Premiership provided South Africa with a mouth-watering encounter on Friday as Sundowns visited City down in Cape Town at the Athlone Stadium.
The red hot Brazilian side was expected by many to come out victors of the match but it was not to be so. City snatched through contention a 1-0 win over the African Champions. A goal from Lebogang Manyama was enough to see Eric Tinkler and his ambitious squad humble the yellow nation.
Teko Modise on a positive side mentioned the fact that the team has a few games in hand and can still afford to drop a few points now and then.
“Yes it was disappointing to lose. We have won a lot of matches and it was a matter of time before we had to succumb to a loss. This is football and you cannot win all the matches. This one was one we tried best to win but at the end of the day they were the better team.
There is nothing more to say but to take it on the chin and look forward to doing better in the next fixture, “said Modise.
Downs next face Polokwane City on March 14 when the league continues.