Starting XI: Ajax v FS Stars
Absa Premiership Starting XI: Ajax Cape Town v Free State Stars 26 January 2018
Teams: Ajax Cape Town v Free State Stars
Date: 26 January 2018
Venue: Cape Town Stadium
Free State Stars will be aiming to get back to winning ways when the visit struggling Ajax Cape Town in an Absa Premiership clash at the Cape Town Stadium on Friday night.
Stars' three-game winning streak was ended by Maritzburg United last weekend when they went down 3-0 at Goble Park.
Luc Eymael's charges were second on the log before the defeat, but have now slipped to fourth with 28 points from 18 matches.
In contrast, the Urban Warriors are flirting with relegation after a poor start to the campaign continued in the new year.
The Mother City-based club suffered their fourth loss in their last five games when they went down 1-0 to bitter-rivals Cape Town City in a heated derby over the past weekend.
Ertugral's troops are languishing second-from-bottom on the table with 16 points from 18 games.
Here's how they line up:
Ajax: 1. Petersen, 25. Kammies, 5. Lebusa, 30. Booysen, 3. Pietersen, 15. Sasman, 8. Margeman, 29. Malepe, 44. Zakri, 42. Julies, 41. Lakay.
Stars: 23. Sangare, 2. Mobbie, 29. Phungwayo, 22. Keita, 28. Mahamutsa, 5. Masehe, 50. Vilakazi, 27. Tchilimbou, 18. Potsane, 11. Jantjie, 21. Mthembu.