Teams: Bidvest Wits v Highlands Park
Date: 19 February 2020
Venue: Bidvest Stadium
Bidvest Wits will be looking to gain momentum in the Absa Premiership with the visit of Highlands Park on Wednesday evening at Bidvest Stadium.
The Clever Boys returned to winning ways after back-to-back league defeats by edging Baroka FC 1-0 last Saturday, with Deon Hotto netting the decisive goal.
Gavin Hunt’s charges are still five games behind the league programme and find themselves lying in fifth position.
On the other hand, the Lions of the North are starting to regain their form, as they clinched back-to-back league wins with a 2-0 victory over Bloemfontein Celtic thanks to a brace by Peter Shalulile last Saturday.
The corresponding fixture between the sides ended in a 1-1 draw in November last year, with Thabang Monare netting a stoppage time equaliser for Wits after Shalulile had give Highlands the lead at Makhulong Stadium.
Here's how they line up:
Wits: 1. Petersen, 29. Gordinho, 3. Hlatshwayo, 15. Mkhwanazi, 13. Hlanti, , 7. Pelembe, 14. Nange, 8. Monare, 10. Domingo, 11. Hotto, 19. Eva Nga.
Subs: 23. Goss, 4. Nonyane, 21. Doutie, 36. Ritchie, 27. Macuphu, 36. Sekgota, 37. Dzvukamanja.
Highlands: 1. Heugh, 10. Mokoena, 21. Mbhele, 5. Fransman, 48. Banda, 2. Mzava, 6. Letsholonyane, 14. Mvala, 38. Shalulile, 43. Mbatha, 34. Motsepe.
Subs: 16. Kapini, 18. Nyatama, 19. Munyai, 24. Rae, 27. Jooste, 21. Ramoraka, 12. Mogaila.