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AmaTuks v Polokwane In Numbers

Absa Premiership: University of Pretoria vs. Polokwane City

Date: 5 April 2014

Time: 18h00

Venue: Tuks Stadium

Steve Barker’s AmaTuks side host relegation-threatened Polokwane City at the Tuks Stadium in a PSL game on Saturday evening.

Boebie Solomon’s City team will be desperate to pick up three points against 11th placed Tuks, but will not have it easy in Pretoria, as Barker will still be hoping for a top eight finish, but they will need to win games like this one to challenge the other contenders.



Averages per game for the season:

Shots on goal: 12.4

Entries into final third: 72.5

Successful passes: 231.6

Possession: 47.3%

Successful tackles: 23.8

Last three results:

Mamelodi Sundowns 2-1 University of Pretoria (Nyondo 63’)

University of Pretoria 0-0 Bidvest Wits

Ajax Cape Town 0-0 University of Pretoria

Key performers:

Defender: Buhle Mkhwanazi, 3.8 tackles per game

Midfielder: Lantshene Phalane, 22.6 passes per game

Forward/Striker: Atusaye Nyondo, 1.8 shots per game

Top goal scorer:

Atusaye Nyondo (7)

Top assists:

Grant Kekana (4)


Averages per game for the season:

Shots on goal:  11.2

Entries into final third: 68.2  

Successful passes:  221.5

Possession: 45.8%

Successful tackles:  27.4

Last three results:

Polokwane City 1-1 Free State Stars (Tlolane 76’)

AmaZulu 1-0 Polokwane City

Mamelodi Sundowns 1-0 Polokwane City

Key performers:

Defender: Tlou Molekwane, 2.9 tackles per game  

Midfielder:   Thabo Rakhale, 32.4 passes per game

Striker: Esau Kanyenda, 2.1 shots per game

Top goal scorer

Puleng Tlolane (7)

Top assists:

Esau Kanyenda (4)


Key Stats:

When comparing of the stats of the two teams, AmaTuks lead in almost every department, except for successful tackles, where City have made 27.4 on average per game, compared to 23.8 of Tuks. Both teams’ leading goalscorers have seven goals each, Atusaye Nyondo for Tuks, and Puleng Tlolane for Polokwane City.


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