Absa Premiership

SSU stand in Platinum Stars path

2015-04-15 13:24
Thabo September (Supplied)
Thabo September (Supplied)

Cape Town - Platinum Stars will look to continue their good form in the Absa Premiership when they host SuperSport United at the Royal Bafokeng Stadium on Wednesday.

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Stars played to a 3-3 draw away to Orlando Pirates last week and have picked up 10 points from the last 15 up for grabs.

The Rustenburg side has claimed 17 points from 12 home matches this season.

Their next three league opponents are Mamelodi Sundowns, AmaZulu (both away) and Polokwane City (home).

Dikwena are placed 11th on the Absa Premiership log with 28 points from 24 matches.

SuperSport claimed a second successive league win with their 1-0 victory at Maritzburg United earlier in the month.

The Tshwane side has claimed 16 points from 11 away matches this season.

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

Matsatsantsa are placed seventh on the Absa Premiership log with 33 points from 24 matches.

In head-to-head stats, Stars and SuperSport have met in 23 league matches since 2003/04.

Matsatsantsa have 11 wins compared to six for Dikwena, while six matches have been drawn.

Stars have won just two of their 11 home matches against United, suffering seven defeats in the process.

When the teams met earlier this season, a brace from Grobler inspired Matsatsantsa to a 3-1 home win.

Kick-off is at 19:30 on Wednesday, April 15.

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