Cape Town - Mpumalanga Black Aces will target a hat-trick of Absa Premiership wins
when they welcome Ajax Cape Town to Mbombela Stadium.
Aces claimed a second successive league win when they beat
Bloemfontein Celtic 2-0 away on November 22.
The Mpumalanga side has claimed 11 points from five home
matches this season.
AmaZayoni are placed third on the Absa Premiership log with
21 points from 11 matches.
Ajax suffered a second straight loss and saw their winless
streak extended to five matches when they were beaten 1-0 at home by SuperSport
United on November 21.
The Cape side has claimed zero points from two away matches
The Urban Warriors are placed 13th on the Absa Premiership
log with 11 points from nine matches.
In head-to-head stats, Aces and Ajax have met in eight
league matches since 2009/10.
The Urban Warriors have claimed four wins compared to two
for AmaZayoni, while two matches have been drawn.
Aces have won one of their four home matches against Ajax,
suffering two defeats in the process.
Last season, AmaZayoni won 1-0 at home in the teams’ first
meeting, while the return game ended 2-1 in favour of the Urban Warriors.
Aces have managed just two home goals against Ajax, compared
to the five they have netted in Cape Town.
Kick-off is at 20:15 on Saturday, December 19.