Cape Town - Maritzburg United will be looking to keep their
good run of form going when they take on Highlands Park in a Telkom Knockout
quarter-final clash on Friday.
The Team of Choice are currently on a three-match unbeaten
streak that includes a victory on penalties in last round of the Telkom
Knockout when they overcame Bidvest Wits at home.
Thabiso Kutumela has scored two penalties in his last two
games while his general all-round play has been a big part of Maritzburg's
The KwaZulu Natal-based team can also look forward to a
boisterous atmosphere at the Harry Gwala home ground as Friday night games
always draw a big crowd.
Highlands Park, meanwhile, will have to quickly forget about
their controversial 1-0 loss in the league to Orlando Pirates on Tuesday.
The Lions of North are having a good season to date and
already reached the final of one cup competition this season.
The Tembisa-based team crashed in the final of the MTN8
against SuperSport United and will be determined to go one better this around.
The game kicks off at 20:00.
- TeamTalk Media