Tau, Khune, Johannes Continue To Top The Charts
A Look At The PSL's Top Performers In The Nedbank Cup, Including Kaizer Chiefs And Mamelodi Sundowns
The Nedbank Cup will continue next weekend and Soccer Laduma takes a look at the Premier Soccer League’s players who are currently topping the charts in the competition with their performances.
On Saturday, March 31, Maritzburg United will host Bloemfontein Celtic, National First Division side, Ubuntu FC will host Free State Stars and Kaizer Chiefs will face off with Baroka FC.
The next day, Sunday, April 1, Cape Town City have been scheduled to welcome Mamelodi Sundowns to the Cape Town Stadium, although there might be a change in the fixture date and time.
However, based on their Absa Premiership statistics, the Siya crew takes a look at the top performers who will be expected to continue their good run of form this weekend in the Nedbank Cup competition.
Top goalscorers (league):
Percy Tau (Mamelodi Sundowns) – 9 goals
Gift Motupa (Baroka FC) – 9 goals
Khama Billiat (Mamelodi Sundown) – 6 goals
Highest assists (league):
Lebohang Maboe (Maritzburg United) – 6 assists
Percy Tau – 6 assists
Simphiwe Tshabalala (Kaizer Chiefs) – 5 assists
Khama Billiat – 4 assists
Themba Zwane – 4 assists
Shots on target (league):
Percy Tau – 25
Gift Motupa – 16
Lyle Lakay (Cape Town City) – 14
Sinethemba Jantjie (Free State Stars) – 14
Passing accuracy (league):
Robyn Johannes (Cape Town City) – 92.9%
Lorenzo Gordinho ( Bloemfontein Celtic) – 90.4%
Wayne Arendse (Mamelodi Sundowns) – 89.9%
Motjeka Madisha (Mamelodi Sundowns) – 89.4%
Clean sheets (league):
Itumeleng Khune (Kaizer Chiefs) – 13
Patrick Tignyemb (Bloemfontein Celtic) – 10
Richard Ofori (Maritzburg United) – 10
Denis Onyango (Mamelodi Sundowns) – 9
Sage Stephens (Cape Town City) - 8