Cape Town - Chippa United will host an in-form AmaZulu in an
Absa Premiership match at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium.
Read: SSU eager to triumph AmaTuks
Chippa saw their winless run in the league extended to 10
matches when they were beaten 2-0 by Orlando Pirates in midweek.
The Eastern Cape side has claimed 17 points from 11 home
matches this season.
Their next three league opponents are Mamelodi Sundowns,
Bidvest Wits (both away) and Moroka Swallows (home).
The Chilli Boys are placed 11th on the Absa Premiership log
with 24 points from 22 matches.
AmaZulu claimed a second win from their last three league
matches when they defeated Bidvest Wits 3-1 in midweek.
The Durban side has claimed nine points from 12 away matches
Their next three league opponents are Free State Stars
(home), Kaizer Chiefs (away) and Polokwane City (home).
Usuthu are placed 16th on the log with 16 points from 22
In head-to-head stats, Chippa and AmaZulu have met in three
league matches since 2012/13.
The Chilli Boys boast an unbeaten record, with two wins and
draw from the trio of encounters.
Chippa’s only previous home match against AmaZulu was a 1-1
draw in the first half of the 2012/13 season.
When the teams met earlier this season, the Chilli Boys
claimed a 1-0 win in Durban thanks to a goal from Mvelase.
Kick-off at 20:00 on Friday, March 13.