CBL : Fan favourites not featuring in CBL Cup
Fan favourites stars from Soweto big guns will not feature in the 7th edition of the Carling Black Label Cup.
Two Soweto born who are favourite players at both clubs will be on the sidelines as they have sustained injuries ahead of one of the biggest games in Africa the Soweto derby. Siphiwe “Shabba” Tshabalala of Kaizer Chiefs born in Phiri Soweto and Thabo “Section 10” Qalinge from Mofolo In Soweto are some of the stars who will not be part of their clubs selection teams even after getting votes that would have had them in the starting line up. Another fan favourite Thabo “Jomo” Rakhale is another disappoint to the fans that will feature on Saturday.
The teams have been revealed and the both clubs look balanced. Amakhosi have gone for their traditional 4-4-2 formation that will see them take on the Buccaneers who will use the same formation.
Team selection :
Kaizer Chiefs : Itumeleng Khune, Mulomowandawo Mathoto, Tshepo Masilela, Lorenzo Gordinho, George Lebese, Ekstein, Willard Katsande, Bernard Parker and Gustavo Paez
Orlando Pirates : Mpontshane , Happy Jele, Ayanda Gcaba, Thabo Matlaba, Patrick Phungwayo, Mpho Makola, Oupa Manyisa, Issa Sarr, Vuyo Memela, Tendai Ndoro and Thamsanqa Gabuza