Cape Town - NFD
side AmaZulu are set to play against rivals, Golden Arrows, in a friendly at
the Moses Mabhida Stadium on Saturday morning at 09:00.
were relegates from the PSL last season while Arrows gained promotion which
means that another season will go by with no Durban Derby.
friendly will, however, give fans of the two Durban Giants something to get
coach, Steve Barker, spoke to the Usuthu website about his disappointment at
the postponement of the Mayoral tournament that was set to take place this
weekend but revealed that they will still partake in a friendly against Abafana
were obviously looking forward to the proposed tournament which was to be this
weekend, we still are," said Barker
"It’s good preparation but since it was postponed we’ve
scheduled a friendly match with Golden Arrows so we’re looking forward to
slowly building the squad to what we want it to be. There are a couple of new
additions to the team whom we’re still checking and so far they’re coming
this stage we’re just working on the conditioning of the players, then the
focus this weekend will be in the friendly which will then give us a clear
indication of where we are.
"We do still have about three to six weeks before we
play,” he said.