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Swallows & Downs Line-Ups Announced

Newly crowned DStv Premiership champions are facing the kings of draws Swallows today – here is how both teams line up.

Masandawana enter the game after securing their fourth successive league title in their 3-1 win over SuperSport United.

They could still reach 69 points and have only lost one game in the 2020/21 Premiership so far.

Swallows, meanwhile, have drawn 15 of their last 18 games in the league, including the six games in a row. 

Similar to Downs, Swallows have only lost one league game this campaign, an impressive record considering they came from the GladAfrica Championship.

The reverse fixture at Lucas Moripe Stadium ended 1-1 after Mosa Nyatama’s 97th minute equaliser.

The was Swallows only point over the last five games against today’s opponents and a victory today would keep their chances of finishing in third place, which would secure CAF Confederations Cup qualification, alive.

Sundowns have rung the changes, with seven changes from the team that beat SuperSport United mid-week.

Here is how they line up:

Swallows XI: Tshabalala, Matlaba, Ngcobo, Sait, Hlanti, Mokoena, Nyatama, Gamildien, Mbokoma, Sekgota, Thibedi

Downs XI: Pieterse, De Reuck, Lebusa, Coetzee, Mudau, Lakay, Modiba, Mvala, Maboe, Zwane, Shalulile