Absa Premiership

Dikwena seek PSL double over Chiefs

2016-03-09 13:09
Eleazar Rodgers (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - Platinum Stars will look to claim an Absa Premiership ‘double’ over Kaizer Chiefs when the teams meet at Royal Bafokeng Stadium.

Stars saw their unbeaten streak come to an end when they went down 1-0 away to Golden Arrows on February 28.

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

Dikwena are placed fifth on the Absa Premiership log with 34 points from 20 matches.

Chiefs have gone six matches unbeaten in the league and were held 1-1 at home by Polokwane City in their last outing on February 23.

The Soweto giants have claimed 18 points from 10 away matches this season.

The Amakhosi are placed third on the Absa Premiership log with 39 points from 21 matches.

In head-to-head stats, Chiefs and Stars have met in 25 league matches since 2003/04.

The Amakhosi have 10 wins compared to five for Dikwena, while 10 matches have been drawn.

Stars have won two of their 12 home matches against Chiefs, suffering six defeats in the process.

When the teams met earlier this season in Cape Town, Dikwena claimed a surprise 2-1 away win.

Stars were the last team to win at home in this rivalry, beating Chiefs 2-0 in Rustenburg in 2013/14.

Kick-off is at 19:30 on Tuesday, March 9.

Read more on:    platinum stars  |  kaizer chiefs  |  psl  |  soccer
NEXT ON SPORT24X

What To Read Next

 

Read News24’s Comments Policy

Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights
Sport Talk

Fixtures
Friday, 19 January 2018
Wits v Bloemfontein Celtic, Bidvest Stadium 20:00
Saturday, 20 January 2018
Cape Town City FC v Ajax Cape Town, Cape Town Stadium 15:30
Free State Stars v Maritzburg United, Goble Park 15:30
Mamelodi Sundowns v Platinum Stars, Loftus Versfeld Stadium 18:00
AmaZulu FC v SuperSport United, King Zwelithini Stadium 20:15
Orlando Pirates v Polokwane City, Orlando Stadium 20:15
Sunday, 21 January 2018
Chippa United v Golden Arrows, Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium 15:30
Baroka FC v Kaizer Chiefs, Peter Mokaba Stadium 15:30
Logs
Team P W PTS
Previous Results

Date Home Team Result Away Team
Vote

Do you think SAFA made the right choice in appointing Stuart Baxter as head coach of Bafana Bafana?

 
 
Men
Women
Love 2 Meet
Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter

Featured

The 2017/18 Absa Premiership season is under way. Can Bidvest Wits defend their title? Will Soweto giants Kaizer Chiefs or Orlando Pirates emerge victorious? Or will the bookies' favourites, Mamelodi Sundowns, taste success for a record eighth time? 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.