Polokwane out to avoid hat-trick defeats

2016-01-15 17:00
Puleng Tlolane (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - Polokwane City will be out to avoid a hat-trick of Absa Premiership defeats when they host SuperSport United at the Old Peter Mokaba Stadium on 16 January 2016, kick-off at 15h30.

Polokwane suffered a second successive defeat when they were beaten 1-0 at Black Aces on January 9.

The Limpopo side has claimed eight points from five home matches this season.

Rise and Shine are placed 13th on the Absa Premiership log with 12 points from 13 matches.

SuperSport extended their unbeaten run in the league to six matches with a 2-2 draw at home to Maritzburg United on January 10.

The Tshwane side has claimed 11 points from six away matches this season.

Matsatsantsa are placed eighth on the Absa Premiership log with 17 points from 13 matches.

In head-to-head stats, Polokwane and SuperSport have met in four league matches since 2013/14.

Matsatsantsa boast an unbeaten record in the sequence, with two wins and two draws.

Polokwane’s two home matches against United have seen them record a 1-1 draw and 2-1 loss.

Last season Matsatsantsa took four points off Rise and Shine, drawing 1-1 in Tshwane before claiming a 2-1 away win on the final day of the campaign.

The teams’ four league meetings have produced 13 goals.

Read more on:    polokwane city  |  supersport united  |  psl  |  soccer

What To Read Next


Read News24’s Comments Policy

Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights
Sport Talk

28 October 2016
Maritzburg United v Golden Arrows, Harry Gwala Stadium 20:00
Chippa United v Platinum Stars, Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium 20:00
29 October 2016
Orlando Pirates v Kaizer Chiefs, FNB Stadium 15:30
Ajax Cape Town v SuperSport United, Cape Town Stadium 20:15
Bloemfontein Celtic v Wits, Dr. Molemela Stadium 20:15
30 October 2016
Mamelodi Sundowns v Cape Town City, Loftus Versfeld Stadium 15:30
Highlands Park v Free State Stars, Makhulong Stadium 15:30
Baroka FC v Polokwane City, New Peter Mokaba Stadium 15:30
Team P W PTS
Previous Results

Date Home Team Result Away Team

When all is said and done in the 2015/16 Absa Premiership season, who will be crowned champions of South Africa?

Love 2 Meet
Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter


With the Absa Premiership in full swing, who will be crowned champions when all is said and done? Will Mamelodi Sundowns defend their title? Or can Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates or Bidvest Wits mount a serious challenge? Stay glued to Sport24 to find out!

Latest blogs

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.