Absa Premiership

Preview: Kaizer Chiefs v Bloem Celtic

2016-12-14 12:02
Ramahlwe Mphahlele (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - Kaizer Chiefs will look to break their winless streak in the Absa Premiership when they host Bloemfontein Celtic at FNB Stadium.

LIVE scoring and interactive commentary on the Absa Premiership clash between Kaizer Chiefs and Bloemfontein Celtic.

Chiefs have gone six league matches without a win after they lost 3-1 away to Chippa United on December 3.

The Soweto giants have claimed 10 points from six home matches this season.

The Amakhosi are placed seventh on the Absa Premiership log with 17 points from 12 matches.

Celtic are unbeaten in their last four league matches after drawing 1-1 away to Highlands Park on December 7.

The Bloemfontein side has claimed six points from five away matches this season.

Phunya Sele Sele are placed 12th on the Absa Premiership log with 11 points from as many matches.

In head-to-head stats, Celtic and Chiefs have met in 57 league matches since 1985.

The Amakhosi have claimed 32 wins compared to 10 for Phunya Sele Sele, while 15 matches have been drawn.

Chiefs have won 23 of their 29 home league matches against Celtic, suffering just two defeats in the process.

Last season the Amakhosi took four points off Phunya Sele Sele, winning 1-0 in Bloemfontein before playing out a goalless draw in the return match.

Celtic have not scored against Chiefs in the league since a 2-2 draw back in 2010/11.

Kick off at 19:30 on Wednesday, December 13.

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