Cape Town - Andile Jali looks set to return the Mamelodi Sundowns
starting line-up when they take on Cote d'Or of Seychelles in a CAF Champions
League first round second leg clash on Friday evening.
Jali has struggled to get much game time in the star-studded
Sundowns team this season with the midfielder only making three appearances so
far and two of those has been in the Champions League.
One of the matches Jali started was in the first leg of the
game against Cote d'Or when Sundowns hammered their opponents 5-0 away from
The Bafana Bafana international will again play in the
return match, according to Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane.
The Sundowns mentor is spoilt for choice in the middle of
the park with captain Hlompho Kekana and Tiyani Mabunda starting the last
league game while Rivaldo Coetzee has also played in that role.
In quotes published on KickOff, Mosimane said: "Jali
deserves to play. He played well in Seychelles. He played very well.
"He deserves a chance and probably he will play on
Saturday [in the CAF Champions League]. He must get his confidence, he must
Kick-off is at 19:00 on Friday.