Teams: Chippa United v Baroka
Date: 01 December 2018
Venue: Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium
Chippa United will have a chance to get out of the relegation zone for the first time this season when they host Baroka FC in the Absa Premiership on Sunday afternoon.
The Chilli Boys will be confident of finally turning the corner after back-to-back victories over AmaZulu and Black Leopards revived their campaign.
Norman Mapeza’s charges kept two cleansheets in the process, with a 2-0 win over Usuthu just before the FIFA break and a 3-0 thumping of Lidoda Duvha on Wednesday.
On the other hand, Bakgaga are finding the going tough, as a a 1-0 loss to Golden Arrows on Wednesday was their sixth defeat of the campaign.
Wedson Nyirenda’s troops dropped to 13th on the table with 12 points from as many matches and another defeat could drag them to the relegation zone.
In their duels last term in the league, the Chilli Boys edged Bakgaga 1-0 in Mdantsane while the return clash ended 1-1 in Polokwane.
Here's how they line up:
Chippa: 34. Mothwa, 22. Modisane, 17. Damons, 20. K.Moyo, 12. Malepe, 13. Maphangule, 33. Mahola, 8. Rakhale, 11. Maziya, 40. Twala, 15. Kwem
Subs: 30. Tignyemb, 25. L.Manzini, 18. R.Manzini, Maarman, 32. Lentjies, 44. Komane, Reid
Baroka: 1. Chipezeze, 2. Kgoetyane, 18. Shozi, 33. Farmer, 23. Ngubane, 20. Patjie, 14. Mosele, 8. Mdantsane, 13. Mabeba, 10. Phiri Jnr, 25. Nxumalo.
Subs: 30. Dlamini, 3. Gebhardt, 24. Madondo, 16. Madigoe, 17. Kambala, 9. Mbulu, 12. Makgaka.