The Cape Winelands aspect could also be pinning their hopes on Stanley Dimgba – the Nigerian marksman is their main scorer with six in 16 league video games
Kaizer Chiefs will put apart their Caf Champions League heroics and switch their consideration again to home league duties after they host Stellenbosch FC on the FNB Stadium on Tuesday night.
Issues are definitely wanting up for Amakhosi in direction of the tip of what has been a really robust season, following wins over Orlando Pirates within the league and most just lately, Wydad Casablanca within the Caf Champions League.
Bold Stellenbosch however have been inconsistent of late; they head into the match having claimed solely some extent from their final two video games, though these had been robust matches towards SuperSport United (1-1) and Mamelodi Sundowns (1-2).
Earlier than that, they beat each Cape City Metropolis and Baroka FC, however misplaced to struggling TTM, so there appears to be a little bit of inconsistency round Steve Barker’s aspect at current.
It’s one thing they’ll have to rectify although as they don’t seem to be too far above the relegation zone – in twelfth place with 22 factors, they’re six factors above fifteenth positioned TTM.
|Recreation||Kaizer Chiefs vs Stellenbosch FC|
|Date||Tuesday, April 6|
|Time||17:00 SA Time|
TV Channel, Reside Rating & How To Watch
|On-line Streaming||TV Channel|
|DSTV app||SuperSport 202|
Squads & Crew Information
Amakhosi might be with out midfielder Njabulo Blom, who’s suspended after accumulating 4 yellow playing cards. Eric Mathoho and Dumisani Zuma each missed the match towards Wydad by means of damage and will not be anticipated to characteristic in Soweto.
In aim, Itumeleng Khune did properly after changing Daniel Akpeyi when he was red-carded on the weekend within the Champions League. Akpeyi gained’t be suspended for home duties, however should miss out to Khune.
Darrel Matsheke might be accessible after serving his suspension within the match towards Orlando Pirates final month.
Stellies midfielder Mpho Matsi stays a long-term damage sufferer for the Cape staff, who in any other case ought to have a clear invoice of well being and shouldn’t have any suspensions.
Former Chiefs striker Ryan Moon will not be within the plans – final week Stellenbosch introduced that he has joined Sweden top-flight aspect Varberg BoIS FC.
After a poor run of kind throughout February and half of March, Amakhosi have bounced again properly and are presently on a run of 5 matches unbeaten in all competitions.
Their victories over Pirates and Wydad would have lifted morale and it’s now as much as the gamers to construct on that. An extra bonus is the return from damage of Khama Billiat.
Stellies, although, might be charged up for the sport as they know a victory may doubtlessly get their very own ambitions again on observe.
Each golf equipment are chasing a top-eight spot – Chiefs are presently ninth and with 23 factors, are three factors behind eighth-placed TS Galaxy. Stellenbosch are only one level again from Chiefs, however are three locations decrease.
The primary spherical encounter between the 2 sides ended 0-0 within the Cape. Final season Amakhosi drew 1-1 with Stellies at residence and beat them 4-0 away.