Register Login Scores

PSL

Platinum Stars v SuperSport: Facts & Figures

Nedbank Cup Preview: Platinum Stars v SuperSport United

Venue: Royal Bafokeng Stadium, Phokeng

Date: May 8, 2013

Time: 19:30

Channel: SS4

 

HEAD-TO-HEAD

2012/13

SuperSport United 0-1 Platinum Stars – Absa Premiership

2011/12

SuperSport 2-0 Platinum Stars – Absa Premiership

Platinum Stars 0-0 SuperSport United – Absa Premiership

 

PLATINUM STARS

League position: 2nd, with 53 points

 

Last five fixtures:

W-W-D-D-W

2-1 v Mamelodi Sundows (away) Nedbank Cup

2-1 v Wits (away) Absa Premiership

1-1 v Chippa United (home) Absa Premiership

0-0  v Kaizer Chiefs (away) Absa Premiership

2-0 v Maritzburg United (home) Absa Premiership

 

Next two fixtures:

May 11 v Golden Arrows (away) Absa Premiership

May 18 v SuperSport United (home) Absa Premiership

 

Player to watch:

Mogakolodi Ngele. The Botswana midfielder has been in fine form this season, scoring nine league goals for Dikwena.

 

Need to know:

The last time Platinum Stars lifted any silverware was when Simba Marumo scored a first-half hat-trick to defeat Ajax Cape Town 3-1 in the Telkom Knockout, in 2006.

 

SUPERSPORT UNITED

League position: 6th, with 39 points

 

Last five fixtures:

D-D-W-L-L

0-0  v ENPPI (away) CAF Champions League

0-0  v Maritzburg United (home) Absa Premiership

1-0 v Golden Arrows (away) Absa Premiership

1-2 v Bloemfontein Celtic (away) Absa Premiership

1-3 v ENPPI (home) CAF Champions League

 

Next three fixtures:

May 11 v Moroka Swallows (home) Absa Premiership

May 15 v Kaizer Chiefs (away) Absa Premiership

May 18 v Platinum Stars (away) Absa Premiership 

 

Player to watch:

Kermit Erasmus. He has scored just five goals in the Absa Premiership this season, yet still remains SuperSport United’s top goal scorer.

 

Need to know:

SuperSport are defending the Nedbank Cup, having defeated Mamelodi Sundowns in the final last season.

21 comments

Top 5

Mohomi: I Wasted Two To Three Years At Sundowns

105 Nov 19, 2020 12:10 PM in Mamelodi Sundowns

The Highest-Paid Player At Each EPL Club Revealed

6 Oct 26, 2020 07:15 PM in Cadbury

Downs’ Intentions Known To Resurgent AmaZulu

19 Nov 19, 2020 08:35 AM in PSL

Players Who Were Caught Age-Cheating

27 Nov 17, 2020 12:27 PM in World News

Chiefs Defender Leads List Of Suspensions

5 Nov 19, 2020 01:58 PM in PSL

Rest In Peace Anele Ngcongca!

163 Nov 23, 2020 09:42 AM in PSL

Katsande Buying Meat In His Chiefs Gear Goes Viral

20 Nov 20, 2020 01:30 PM in The Best Of The Rest

Nurkovic Dazzles As He Shows Off Model SA Bae

9 Nov 23, 2020 04:28 PM in Footballers & Chill

Another African Billionaire Eyes Arsenal Takeover

6 Nov 20, 2020 10:35 AM in English Premier League

In Pictures: Pitso Rallies His Troops Ahead Of Crunch Week

13 Nov 19, 2020 11:14 AM in Players Abroad

14 Footballers Who Have Degrees

28 Sep 16, 2020 08:30 PM in World News

Why Thibedi Has Not Gone Back To Chiefs

16 Nov 19, 2020 12:06 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

11 Footballers Who Went Broke

33 Jun 10, 2020 07:15 PM in World News

Pirates V SSU – It Will Be A High-Scoring Affair

12 Nov 19, 2020 02:44 PM in Orlando Pirates