Teams: Mamelodi Sundowns V AmaZulu
Date: 31 August 2014
Venue: Loftus Stadium
AmaZulu will be looking to lift themselves off the bottom of the Absa Premiership table with a win over Mamelodi Sundowns in a league match at Loftus Stadium on Sunday.
The match is scheduled to get underway at 15h00.
The side form Durban are yet to win a league match this season and prop up the bottom of the table with two points form four matches.
AmaZulu come into this game off the back of a 2-0 loss to Bloemfontein Celtic in midweek and will be hoping for their first win on Sunday, but face a tough task in the defending league champions.
Sundowns, though, have not had the best start to their 2014/15 campaign and have only managed four points from four league matches.
The Brazilians will also be looking to bounce back from a humiliating 3-0 defeat to Orlando Pirates in midweek.
In head-to-head stats, Sundowns and AmaZulu have met in 51 league matches since 1985.
The Brazilians have 33 wins compared to six for Usuthu, while 12 matches have been drawn.
Sundowns have won 15 of their 25 home matches against AmaZulu, suffering four defeats in the process.
The Brazilians completed a league ‘doubled’ over Usuthu last season, winning 7-1 in Tshwane and 2-0 in Durban.
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Here is how they line up.
Sundowns: Mweene, Mphahlele, Langerman, Nthethe, Booysen, Kekana, Pelembe, Modise, Malajila, Mahachi, Moriri.
AmaZulu: Kapini, Mwedihanga, Hlanti, Nyadombo, Ouro Akoriko, Shabalala, Arwuah, G. Dlamini, A. Dlamini, Shange , Ndulula.