Maritzburg & Chiefs Starting XIs Confirmed
Maritzburg United and Kaizer Chiefs have announced their starting XIs for today’s DStv Premiership battle in Durban but the match will started delayed.
The game has been delayed by 15 minutes due to an issue with the lights, both club’s confirmed.
The Team of Choice is one team that always gives Amakhosi a headache, in particular at home. They shared the spoils after a 1-1 draw in their last meeting at Harry Gwala Stadium, where Chiefs have only collected one win since 2009.
The Glamour Boys enter the game in the back of their 2-1 Soweto Derby win over rivals Orlando Pirates at FNB Stadium, while Maritzburg played to a goalless draw with Chippa United before the FIFA international break
Stuart Baxter confirmed the return of Lebogang Manyama, who could feature, while Njabulo Blom and Sibusiso Mabiliso will miss the match due to injury.
The two teams meet at Harry Gwala Stadium this afternoon at 17:30.
Here is how they line up:
Maritzburg XI: Engelhardt, Claasen, Ndengane, Ritchie, Zumah, Ntshangase, Kewuti, Graham, Allie, Hlongwane, Soukouna.
Chiefs XI: Akpeyi, Ngcobo, Mathoho, Cardoso, Mphahlele, Frosler, Alexander, Nange, Parker, Dolly, Billiat.