Starting XI: Chippa v AmaZulu
Teams: Chippa United v AmaZulu
Date: 30 November 2018
Venue: Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium
AmaZulu will be looking to move out of the drop zone when they visit Chippa United in the Absa Premiership clash at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Friday night.
The match will get underway at 20h00.
Usuthu boosted their chances of escaping the bottom of the log with a 2-1 win over Highlands Park on Tuesday night in Tembisa.
Cavin Johnson’s charges are on a comeback trail after being docked six points by the Premier Soccer League at the behest of FIFA for misconduct.
They are currently bottom of the standings with seven points from 11 games, and could get out of the drop zone for the first time since being sanctioned by FIFA as they are only two points behind Maritzburg United and Black Leopards who are tied on nine points in 14th and 15th place respectively.
Meanwhile, the Chilli Boys extended their winless run to four matches after playing to a goalless draw with Maritzburg United on Tuesday evening in Durban.
The stalemate with the Team of Choice was their second successive scoreless result in the league.
United coach Eric Tinkler will be looking for a better showing in front of goals from his troops who are lying 12th on the table with ten points from 11 games.
Here's how they line up:
Chippa: 1. Akpeyi, 4. Macheke, 47. Nsabiyumva, 14. Mokeke, 8. Rakhale, 15. Timm, 44. Komane, 21. Tlolane, 32. Lentjies, 24. Gamildien, 29. Seakanyeng.
Subs: 42. Mzimela, 6. Sali, 10. Shongwe, 17. Klate, 18. Makobela, 22. Modisane, 25. Manzini.
AmaZulu: 28. Mbatha, 24. Sikhakhane, 29. Mabaliso, 5. Van Heerden, 27. Nyongo, 6. Ncube, 50. Vilakazi, 4. Morton, 34. Maduna, 20. Tade, 2. Khenyeza.
Subs: 16. Josephs, 17. P.Gumede, 25. M.Gumede, Darpoh, 14. Sithebe, 7. Ntuli, 10. Nomvethe.