A total of 11 players will sit out this weekend’s Nedbank Cup Round of 16 games due to suspension, with nine clubs missing at least one player.
Orlando Pirates defender, Edwin Gyimah, and Mamelodi Sundowns’ Hlompho Kekana are the highest profile players who will be forced to miss this weekend’s games, while Bidvest Wits will be without Buhle Mkhwanazi.
The first game of the weekend will see Wits take on Magesi FC, and then end with the Tshwane clash of SuperSport United and University of Pretoria on Tuesday evening.
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Meanwhile, Sundowns coach, Rhulani Mokwena, is also suspended for his side's game.
The winners of the Round of 16 games will then make their way into the quarterfinals as they take on step closer to May’s final.