Betting Tips: Chiefs, Bucs, Chelsea, Man City & Cape Derby Action!
Kaizer Chiefs will host Baroka FC in an ABSA Premiership league encounter on Saturday, September 30. Amakhosi are currently placed fourth on the log standings with nine points from six games, while their opponents are above them in the second spot.
Orlando Pirates travel away as they face off against Polokwane City. The home side will look to take advantage of playing in front of their home crowd, however, Milutin Sredojevic’s side has shown off improved performances in their recent encounters.
Chelsea will host Manchester City on Saturday, September 30. The Citizens currently lead the pack in the English Premier League, while their opponents are three points behind in the third position.
The match of the weekend is none other than the Cape derby. Cape Town City has suffered two defeats in the league so far, however, the Urban Warriors have the same number of losses.
KAIZER CHIEFS V BAROKA (ABSA PREMIERSHIP)
League Rankings: Chiefs 4th & Baroka 2nd
Useful facts: Chiefs come into this game on a four-match undefeated streak, conceding just one goal in that timeframe, but come up against one this season’s dark horses, who have yet to lose a game. Furthermore, Amakhosi have never beaten Baroka, with both of their games against Bakgaga ending in a draw.
Junior Khanye: Win for Baroka
Pools: Mark S6 V1 P1, Mark TBM & RACE 1, Mark S4 V1 P1, Mark S10 V2, Mark S13 CALL
POLOKWANE CITY V ORLANDO PIRATES (ABSA PREMIERSHIP)
League rankings: Polokwane 15th& Pirates 3rd
Useful facts: Rise and Shine are on a poor run of form, having lost all of their last four games, while Pirates’ early season form took a hit as they lost to Bidvest Wits on the weekend, breaking their undefeated start to the campaign. However, Polokwane have won just two of their last 10 league games against the Buccaneers, which will give the Soweto giants confidence that they can return to winning ways.
Junior Khanye: Pirates
Pools: Mark S13 V1 P1, Mark TBM & RACE 1, Mark S10 V2, Mark S13 CALL
CHELSEA V MAN CITY (PREMIER LEAGUE)
League rankings: Chelsea 3rd& Man City 1st
Useful facts: The reigning champions have won 10 of their last 12 games in the Premier League and have the better head-to-head record against Pep Guardiola’s charges, with three wins from their last six encounters. However, City have won nine of their last 10 matches in the league and have kept three consecutive clean sheets, scoring 22 goals in their last five games in all competitions.
Junior Khanye: Manchester City
Pools: Mark S6 V1 P2, Mark TBM & RACE 1, Mark S4 V1 P1, Mark S10 V2, Mark S1 V1, Mark S13 V1, Mark S13 CALL
AJAX CAPE TOWN V CAPE TOWN CITY (ABSA PREMIERSHIP)
League rankings: Cape Town City 5th & Ajax 12th
Useful facts: In this weekend’s most notable fixture, Cape Town City are looking to reaffirm their dominance in the Cape Town derby, having won both league fixtures last season. City are also in great form so far this season, winning six of their eight games in all competitions. Ajax, on the other hand, are struggling to rack up points, having won just a solitary game this season.
Junior Khanye: Cape Town City
Pools: Mark S6 V1 P1, Mark S10 V2 P1, Mark S10 V2, Mark S13 CALL