Absa Premiership

Preview: Kaizer Chiefs v Ajax Cape Town

2016-10-15 09:02
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Cape Town - Kaizer Chiefs will look to continue their winning streak in the Absa Premiership when they host Ajax Cape Town at FNB Stadium.

Chiefs claimed a third successive league win when they defeated Free State Stars 3-0 away on September 28.

The Soweto side has claimed four points from two home matches this season.

The Amakhosi are placed first on the Absa Premiership log with 10 points from five matches.

Ajax suffered a second league defeat of the season when they were beaten 1-0 at local rivals cape Town City on September 23.

The Cape Town side has claimed one point from two away matches so far this season.

The Urban Warriors are placed 13th on the Absa Premiership log with two points from four matches.

In head-to-head stats, Ajax and Chiefs have met in 34 league matches since 1999/2000.

The Amakhosi have 14 wins compared to nine for the Urban Warriors, while 11 matches have been drawn.

Chiefs have won 10 of their 17 home league matches against Ajax, suffering two defeats in the process.

Last season the teams shared the spoils in both of their league meetings, drawing 1-1 in Cape Town and 0-0 in Soweto.

The teams’ last six league meetings have produced just seven goals.

Kick-off is at 18:00.

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