PSL : Amakhosi aim at Dikwena
Kaizer Chiefs take on Platinum Stars in their second ABSA Premiership League (PSL) season match tonight at FNB stadium in Nasrec Johannesburg at 19:30.
Amakhosi started off on the wrong foot this season with a loss against Bidvest Wits losing the match 2-1 leaving the fans asking questions.
While Platinum Stars will also want to redeem themselves after being knocked out of the MTN8 cup.
Amakhosi are looking to bounce back but will have it tough against a good team like Platinum Stars and will need to show up for the party if they are to come out with any points from the encounter.
Kaizer Chiefs who had Simphiwe Tshabalala rested in their first league match will look up to the midfielder to produce magic and light up the sparks for Amakhosi.
The likes of George Lebese, William Katsande, William Twala, Henrick Ekstein and Bernard Parker will need to show class as they want to give Amakhosi faithful fans a win.
Itumeleng Khune will marshal the defense in post while the like of Ramahlwe Mphahlele, Khotso Moleko, Tshepo Masilela and Gordinho Lorenzo will have to be at their best against Dikwena striking pair of Henrico Botes Ndumiso Mabena and Robert Ngambi.
Platinum Stars have player that can deliver and upset Amakhosi.
They have a quality side with depth and will go out for a kill against Amakhosi.
They have a strong defense that can do the job and the likes of Siyabonga Zulu, Jomo Gumede, Mlilo Sphamandla and veteran defender and team captain Vuyo Mere.
Their midfield is packed class and players like Sphiwe Mnguni, Tintswalo Tshabalala, Thamsanqa Gwabeni can win the middle of the park against Chiefs midfielders.
The game will be a midfield park battle and a moment of brilliance could be the decider in this encounter.
Amakhosi coach Steve Khompela who is not a favorite with the club’s fans will have to assemble a team that will go out and deliver and knows that a loss will not do him any good as the fans are slowly losing faith in him.
Dikwena coach Cavin Johnson, takes his charges to the game with a mentality to win the match hopes that his players will fight for the club and produce results tonight.