Teams: Bloemfontein Celtic v Maritzburg United
Date: 22 February 2020
Venue: Dr Molemela Stadium
Bloemfontein Celtic and Maritzburg United will fight it out for a spot in the Nedbank Cup quarter-finals when they clash on Saturday evening at Dr Molemela Stadium.
The match will get underway at 20h15.
Siwelele booked their spot in the last 16 by drubbing AmaZulu 4-1 in the first round clash two weeks ago.
However, Lehlohonolo Seema’s charges went on to lose two consecutive games in the league to Highlands Park Mamelodi Sundowns recently.
In contrast, the Team of Choice maintained their form in the league after eliminating Stellenbosch FC on penalties following a 2-2 draw in the round of 32 two weeks ago.
Eric Tinkler’s troops went on to win back-to-back games in the Absa Premiership, with the upset of Bidvest Wits and Kaizer Chiefs in a space of three days.
The sides’ only meeting so far this season was a 2-2 draw in the league in November 2019 at Harry Gwala Stadium.
Here's how they line up:
Celtic: Mabokgwane, Rikhotso, Ngobeni, Maloisane, Mahashe, Njoti, Chabalala, Baloyi, Phalane, Potsane, Mabena
Subs: Chaine, Maema, Tani, De Jongh, Luthuli, Sera, Tchilimbou
Maritzubrg: Mpandle, Sanoka, Mngonyama, Xulu, Kunene, Kutumela, Timm, Claasen, Ntshangase, Tlolane, Brockie.
Subs: Ofori, Shandu, Buchanan, Hlongwane, Jappie. Morgan, Nyoni.