AmaZulu resume relegation climb

2015-04-29 11:57
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Cape Town - AmaZulu will look to continue their Absa Premiership resurgence when they host Platinum Stars at Princess Magogo Stadium.

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AmaZulu recorded a fourth win from their last seven league matches when they defeated Polokwane City 2-0 at home earlier this month.

The Durban side has claimed 13 points from 12 home matches this season.

Their next three league opponents are SuperSport United (home), University of Pretoria (away) and Maritzburg United (home).

Usuthu are placed 15th on the Absa Premiership log with 23 points from 26 matches.

Stars recorded a third successive draw in the league when they held Mamelodi Sundowns 1-1 away last week.

The Rustenburg side has claimed 12 points from 13 away matches this season.

Their remaining league opponents are Mamelodi Sundowns, Polokwane City (both home) and Bidvest Wits (away).

Dikwena are placed 12th on the Absa Premiership log with 30 points from 26 matches.

In head-to-head stats, AmaZulu and Stars have met in 19 league matches since 2003/04.

Usuthu have nine wins compared to eight for Dikwena, while just two matches have been drawn.

AmaZulu have won six of their nine home matches against Stars, suffering two defeats in the process.

When the teams met earlier this season, a hat-trick from Rodgers took Dikwena to a 4-2 home win.

Kick-off is at 19:30 on Wednesday, April 29.

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