Starting XI: Maritzburg v Chiefs
Absa Premiership Starting XI: Maritzburg United v Kaizer Chiefs 20 September 2017
Teams: Maritzburg United v Kaizer Chiefs
Date: 20 September 2017
Venue: Harry Gwala Stadium
High flying Maritzburg United welcome Kaizer Chiefs to the Harry Gwala Stadium in a Absa Premiership clash hoping to continue their good run of form.
Fadlu Davids’ team are enjoying a good run in the Absa Premiership and sit pretty at the top with the early season pace setters.
Tonight presents the Kwazulu-Natal team with an opportunity to return to the top of table as they will be aware that victory against Chiefs will confirm just that.
Their visitors Kaizer Chiefs suffered late heartbreak in their last encounter against defending champions Bidvest Wits who equalised in stoppage time to the dismay of Steve Khompela and his charges.
Amakhosi will be aiming for a strong performances against a team in better form than they are, knowing that defeat will increase the gap between them and the teams at the top of the log.
Maritzburg United and Kaizer Chiefs come from the back of exciting draws against Orlando Pirates and Bidvest Wits respectively and will be hoping to get back to winning ways in their potentially fierce encounter.
Here's how they line up:
Maritzburg: 31. Ofori, 25. Xulu, 16. Fransman, 3. Sanoka, 5. Weidlich, 26. Shandu, 28. Mekoa, 15. Maboe, 10. Atouba, 9. Fileccia, 19. Rusike.
Chiefs:1. Khune, 18. Moleko, 26. Gordinho, 4. Cradoso, 22. Zulu, 31. Katsande, 35. Malope, 38. Meyiwa, 6. Jayiya, 14. Tshabalala, 9. Paez.