Absa Premiership

Tinkler wants to throw kitchen sink at Sundowns

2018-10-26 17:05
Eric Tinkler (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - Chippa United coach Eric Tinkler has promised his side will go all out for the victory ahead of Saturday's Absa Premiership clash with Mamelodi Sundowns.

The Chilli Boys have stabilised since Tinkler took over from Dan Malesela, who was sacked by boss Chippa Mpengesi after some poor results during the early part of the campaign.

However, the Chilli Boys have lost their last two outings which includes a league defeat to Highlands Park as well as a Telkom Knockout round of 16 encounter against Orlando Pirates last Saturday.

As such, Tinkler has promised to throw the kitchen sink at coach Pitso Mosimane's team in order to fully utilise home advantage.

He told reporters: "We want to take the game to them, it's our home game.

"We are not going to sit back and try to play them on the counter[attack]. We want to have a go at them. We want to play attractive football."

Meanwhile, Sundowns are in eighth position although they have matches in hand due to commitments in the CAF Champions League.

Saturday's action between the two teams is set to get underway from 20:15 at the Sisa Dukashe Stadium in Mdantsane.

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Fixtures
Saturday, 04 April 2020
Stellenbosch v Cape Town City, Cape Town Stadium 15:00
Orlando Pirates v Baroka FC, Orlando Stadium 15:00
Chippa United v Highlands Park, Sisa Dukashe Stadium 15:00
SuperSport United v Polokwane City, Lucas Moripe Stadium 18:00
Wits v AmaZulu, Bidvest Stadium 20:15
Maritzburg United v Mamelodi Sundowns, Harry Gwala Stadium 20:15
Sunday, 05 April 2020
Bloemfontein Celtic v Kaizer Chiefs, Dr Molemela Stadium 15:00
Golden Arrows v Black Leopards, Sugar Ray Xulu Stadium 15:00
Wednesday, 08 April 2020
Cape Town City v Mamelodi Sundowns, Cape Town Stadium 19:30
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