Full Time: SuperSport United v AmaZulu
Date: 28 January 2014
Venue: Lucas Moripe Stadium
SuperSport United will look to claim a second successive Absa Premiership win when they host AmaZulu at the Lucas Moripe Stadium on Tuesday.
SuperSport’s first match of the New Year saw them defeat Orlando Pirates 2-1 away from home.
The Pretoria side will be looking to improve on a home record which has seen them claim 11 points from seven matches thus far.
Matsatsantsa are placed fourth on the Absa Premiership log with 23 points from 14 matches.
AmaZulu’s first match of 2014 saw them hold Orlando Pirates to a 1-1 draw at home.
The Durban side has picked up 12 points from eight away matches so far this season.
Usuthu are placed seventh on the Absa Premiership log with 21 points from 16 matches.
In head-to-head stats, SuperSport and AmaZulu have met in 37 league matches since 1990.
Matsatsantsa have claimed 18 wins compared to 10 for Usuthu, while just nine matches have been drawn.
SuperSport have a strong home record against AmaZulu, with 12 wins and just one defeat from 17 matches.
When the teams met earlier this season they played to a 1-1 draw in Durban thanks to a Fransman own goal and a strike from Phala.
Here is how they line up.
SuperSport: Ronwen Williams, Aupa Moeketsi, Bevan Fransman, Mor Diouf, Sibusiso Khumalo, Morne Nel, Enocent Mkhabela, Lebogang Manyama, Skhumbuzo Mazibuko, Thabiso Nkoana, Mame Niang.
AmaZulu: Philani Zikalala, Bonginkosi Macala, Marc van Heerden, Tamsanqa Teyise, Carlington Nyadombo, John Arwuah, Kulegani Madondo, Goodman Dlamini, Njabulo Manqana, Bongani Ndulula, Ayanda Dlamini.