SuperSport United will be hoping to return to winning ways when they welcome Cape Town City to the Lucas Moripe Stadium in the DStv Premiership on Wednesday evening.
Kaitano Tembo’s men are winless in their last three games in the league after they were held to a goalless draw by Sekhukhune United at the Emirates Airline Park on Saturday evening.
Eric Tinkler’s side are on a five-game unbeaten run after they fought back from a man down and a goal down to secure a 2-1 victory over Swallows FC at Cape Town Stadium on Saturday evening as Nathan Fasika and Mpho Makola cancelled out Monnapule Saleng’s 19th-minute opener.
Matsatsantsa will go into this encounter in eighth place with 23 points, having suffered five defeats, drawn five and claimed six wins in 16 matches played thus far.
The Citizens, meanwhile, are a place and a point behind SuperSport in ninth place on the log with 22 points after they won five, drew seven and conceded three defeats in 15 matches.
When the two teams last did battle in the DStv Premiership, SuperSport and City were forced to share the spoils after they played out to a goalless draw at Athlone Stadium on the opening day of the 2021-22 season on Saturday, 21 August 2021.
Possible Starting Lineup:
SuperSport United: Boalefa Pule, Onismor Bhasera, Thatayaone Ditlhokwe, Kegan Johannes, Keenan Phillips, Jamie Webber, Moses Waiswa, Tendamudzimu Matodzi, Gamphani Lungu, Selaelo Rasebotja, Thamsanqa Gabuza.
Cape Town City: Hugo Marques, Thamsanqa Mkhize, Nathan Fasika, Keanu Cupido, Terrence Mashego, Thato Mokeke, Mpho Makola, Mduduzi Mdantsane, Bradley Ralani, Fagrie Lakay, Tashreeq Morris.