Baroka FC will be relishing the chance to end their nine-game winless run in the DStv Premiership when they welcome Cape Town City to the Peter Mokaba Stadium on Saturday afternoon.
Matsemela Thoka’s men were forced to endure a 1-0 defeat to Swallows FC, who finally broke their 12-game winless draw at the Peter Mokaba Stadium on Wednesday through a second-half strike from Keletso Makgalwa.
Eric Tinkler’s side ended their three-match winless run in the DStv Premiership after securing a thrilling 3-2 victory over Maritzburg United at Cape Town Stadium on Tuesday after Mduduzi Mdantsane, Fagrie Lakay and Tashreeq Morris cancelled out goals from Leletu Skelem and Bongokuhle Hlongwane.
Bakgaga remains at the bottom of the league standings with nine points, having only won two games, drawn three and conceded eight defeats in 13 matches.
Meanwhile, the Citizens are in 10th position on the table with 17 points after they managed to claim four wins, five draws and three defeats in 12 matches.
When the two sides last met in the DStv Premiership, the teams were forced to share the spoils after playing out to a goalless draw at Cape Town Stadium on 3 April 2021.
Possible Starting Lineup:
Baroka FC: Masuluke Oscarine, Thamsanqa Masiya, Bonginkosi Makume, Mfanafuthi Shozi, Denwin Farmer, Athenkosi Dlala, Bennet Bobete, Sekela Sithole, Nhlanhla Mgaga, Nkosinathi Ndlovu, Evidence Makgopa.
Cape Town City: Hugo Marques, Craig Martin, Terrence Mashego, Nathan Fasika, Tashreeq Morris, Thato Mokeke, Mpho Makola, Fagrie Lakay, Mduduzi Mdantsane, Thabo Nodada.