Absa Premiership

Mosimane hoping Celtic 'don't disturb' Sundowns

2019-03-01 09:24
Pitso Mosimane
Pitso Mosimane (Getty Images)

Cape Town - Pitso Mosimane wants his Sundowns team to use their experience of being top of the log to close out the league campaign.

Masandawana, who are the defending PSL champions, went to the summit of the standings for the first time this season when they beat Cape Town City 3-2 on Wednesday.

The Tshwane club now hold a one point lead over Wits with ten games remaining and are favourites to retain the title.

Mosimane said in quotes on the Sundowns website: "This is the first time we're on top. If we apply our experience of being there, because we have been there before.

"Normally when we're there, we don't come back. I hope we continue with the same experience. We will see."

Sundowns host Bloemfontein Celtic on Saturday before tackling Cape Town City again in the Mother City on Tuesday.

Mosimane continued: "Bloemfontein Celtic, I hope that they don't disturb us. But the big one is the return leg in Cape Town against Cape Town City on Tuesday.

"They will never, ever, ever allow us to score three goals.

"It's going to be a tight one, it's going to be like the Wits one. I hope that there are no red cards. You never know, maybe you nick it and go with it."

 

Read News24’s Comments Policy

Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights
Sport Talk

Fixtures
Friday, 29 March 2019
Orlando Pirates v Black Leopards, Orlando Stadium 20:00
Friday, 05 April 2019
Maritzburg United v Bloemfontein Celtic, Harry Gwala Stadium 20:00
Saturday, 06 April 2019
Wits v Orlando Pirates, Bidvest Stadium 15:00
Highlands Park v Free State Stars, Makhulong Stadium 15:00
Golden Arrows v Cape Town City, Sugar Ray Xulu Stadium 15:00
Kaizer Chiefs v Baroka FC, FNB Stadium 18:00
AmaZulu v Chippa United, King Zwelithini Stadium 20:15
Logs
Team P W PTS
Previous Results

Date Home Team Result Away Team
Vote

After slow starts to their respective 2018/19 Absa Premiership campaigns, who will finish the season ranked higher?

 
 
Men
Women
Love 2 Meet
English Premiership flutter

Take Sport24's "expert" tips at your peril...

Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter

Featured

The 2018/19 Absa Premiership season is in full swing. Will Mamelodi Sundowns retain their title? Or can one of Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates, Wits, SuperSport United - or another team perhaps - snatch glory from the Brazilians? Be sure to visit Sport24 for all the latest news!

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.