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Absa Premiership 

Teams: Highlands Park v Bidvest Wits

Date: 28 April 2017

Venue: Makhulong Stadium 

Bidvest Wits will look to get their Absa Premiership title charge back on track when they visit Highlands Park on Friday evening at Makhulong Stadium.
 
The match will get underway at 20h00.
 
Highlands scored late to earn a 1-1 draw with Bloemfontein Celtic in their last encounter on Wednesday evening. 
 
Prior to that draw with Siwelele, they also held Orlando Pirates to a 0-0 draw on home soil.
 
The Lions of the North are placed second-from-bottom in the standings and are only ahead of Baroka FC because of a superior goal difference.
 
A win this evening however could see Highlands climb the ladder up to 12th position.
 
In Bidvest Wits they face a wounded team, who went down 1-0 to SuperSport United in their last league encounter on Wednesday.
 
As a result they trail log leaders Cape Town City by five points in third points, but with two games in hand
 
In the first round encounter between the Lions of the North and the Clever Boys, they played to a 2-2 draw in Johannesburg. 
 
Here's how they line up:
 
Highlands: 16. Kapini, 45. Oluwafemi, 22. Ngalo, 37. Koena, Komane, 14. Mvala, 8. Moriri, 43. Mbatha, 42. Cale, 5. Khuboni, 38. Shalulile.
 
Wits: 16. Josephs, 33. Frosler, 4. Khumalo, 15. Mkhwanazi, 13. Hlanti, 23. Myeni, 30. Motshwari, 26. Scott, 12. Pule, 10. Ngele, 9. Rodgers.
 

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