Absa Premiership

Ajax to keep momentum

2015-03-11 11:13
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Cape Town - Ajax Cape Town will look to continue their good form in the Absa Premiership when they host Black Aces at Cape Town Stadium.

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Ajax claimed a second win from their last three league matches when they defeated SuperSport United 2-1 away on the weekend.

The Cape Town side has claimed 22 points from 11 home matches this season.

Their next three league opponents are Platinum Stars, Free State Stars (both away) and University of Pretoria (home).

The Urban Warriors are placed fifth on the Absa Premiership log with 31 points from 22 matches.

Aces’ winless streak extended to seven league games when they were held to a 1-1 draw by AmaZulu on the weekend.

The Mpumalanga side has claimed 14 points from 10 away matches this season.

Their next three league opponents are Moroka Swallows (home), Orlando Pirates (away) and Mamelodi Sundowns (home).

AmaZayoni are placed 12th on the log with 23 points from 21 matches.

In head-to-head stats, Ajax and Aces have met in seven league matches since 2009/10.

The Urban Warriors have three wins compared to two for AmaZayoni, while two matches have been drawn.

Ajax have won one of their three home matches against Aces, recording one draw and one loss in the other two.

When the teams met earlier this season in Mpumalanga, AmaZayoni claimed a narrow 1-0 home win.

Kick-off is at 19:30 on Wednesday, March 11.


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