Absa Premiership

Sono expects Cosmos to win Maritzburg in last game

2016-05-12 18:00
Jomo Sono (TEAMtalk)

Cape Town – Jomo Cosmos coach Jomo Sono does not see Maritzburg United getting the best of his side in their final PSL fixture.

A win for either side would guarantee Absa Premiership football next season while a defeat could get either side relegated or falling into the relegation/promotion playoff spot (15th position) depending on the result of the University of Pretoria.

Maritzburg's victory over Ajax Cape Town give Ernst Middendorp’s side a slight chance of survival following Cosmos’ defeat to Golden Arrows while Polokwane City held AmaTuks to a 2-2 draw.

According to KickOff, Sono says the Team of Choice can expect a physical encounter when the two sides meet on May 21 in Potchefstroom.

"Where? There? you don’t come with confidence there (at Olen Park). They won’t be overconfident… confidence don’t work there,” said Sono.

"The pitch is small and we get closer to tackles and we are quick there as well. There... we will get closer to them and we don’t think if they will take tackles and we just hope that there is more fighting in the bench because definitely there will be a few tackles and we will tackle them."

Read more on:    jomo cosmos  |  psl  |  jomo sono  |  soccer
NEXT ON SPORT24X

What To Read Next

 

Read News24’s Comments Policy

Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights
Sport Talk

Fixtures
Wednesday, 13 December 2017
Free State Stars v SuperSport United, Goble Park 19:30
Mamelodi Sundowns v Maritzburg United, Loftus Versfeld Stadium 19:30
Friday, 15 December 2017
Cape Town City FC v AmaZulu FC, Cape Town Stadium 20:00
Saturday, 16 December 2017
Mamelodi Sundowns v Bloemfontein Celtic, Loftus Versfeld Stadium 15:30
Chippa United v Polokwane City, Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium 15:30
Free State Stars v Orlando Pirates, Goble Park 18:00
Wits v Platinum Stars, Bidvest Stadium 20:15
Kaizer Chiefs v Ajax Cape Town, Moses Mabhida Stadium 20:15
Logs
Team P W PTS
Previous Results

Date Home Team Result Away Team
Vote

Do you think SAFA made the right choice in appointing Stuart Baxter as head coach of Bafana Bafana?

 
 
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 2017/18 Absa Premiership season is under way. Can Bidvest Wits defend their title? Will Soweto giants Kaizer Chiefs or Orlando Pirates emerge victorious? Or will the bookies' favourites, Mamelodi Sundowns, taste success for a record eighth time? Stay glued to Sport24 to find out!

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.