Absa Premiership

Preview: FS Stars v Kaizer Chiefs

2016-09-28 16:00
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Cape Town - Kaizer Chiefs will target a hat-trick of Absa Premiership wins when they take on Free State Stars at James Motlatsi Stadium

Stars have yet to win a match this season, with their latest outing a 0-0 draw at SuperSport United on September 24.

The Free State side has claimed one point from two home matches so far this season.

Ea Lla Koto are placed 14th on the Absa Premiership log with two points from four matches.

Chiefs claimed a second successive win when they defeated Maritzburg United 2-0 on September 24.

The Soweto side has claimed three points from two away matches so far this season.

The Amakhosi are placed fourth on the Absa Premiership log with seven points from four matches.

In head-to-head stats, Chiefs and Stars have met in 33 league matches since 1996.

The Amakhosi have 21 wins compared to three for Ea Lla Koto, while nine matches have been drawn.

Stars have won just two of their 16 home league matches against Chiefs suffering nine defeats in the process.

Last season the Amakhosi claimed a massive 4-0 win in Soweto, but the return game in Free State saw the teams draw 2-2.

Chiefs have not tasted defeat against Stars in the league since the 2010/11 season.

LIVE scoring and interactive commentary on the Absa Premiership clash between Free State Stars and Kaizer Chiefs.

Kick-off is at 19:30.

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