MTN8 : Platinum Stars vs Chippa United Match Preview
Another thrilling game expected at Rustenburg , Royal Bafokeng stadium when Dikwena takes on The Chilly Boys, both teams won their first league game.
Now its WAFA-WAFA time
Both teams have to show character if they have ambitions of winning this lucrative cup
Both coaches mentored or developed into football coaching career by the late Theodore Ted Dumitru
He introduced maximal football to them as a football style that South African can play as they have flair and it’s more entertaining
A lot is expected in this game and flair will be displayed by both sides has fans on the edge of their seats.
Dan Dance Malesela’s side is comfortable on the ball, going forward their more dangerous as displaying possession football
However their opponent, Dikwena possess the same skills, as well as movements off and on the ball, looks dangerous when attacking, with Henrico Botes up front we might see long balls that he will lay down for the likes of Robert Ng’ambi, Vuyo Mere and Sibusiso Msomi as attacking players
The visiting team in their first league, they controlled the game and its expected to continue where they left and against Free State Stars.
Ever since Dan Malesela took charge of Chippa United they have displayed great entertaining football with lots productive skills and flair.
The entertaining football Chippa United plays has seen them dispose of the two Soweto giants Orlando Pirates and Kaizer Chiefs in their last two PSL games of 2015/16 season.
Leading the Chippa United attack force will be Rhulani Manzini who scored the first PSL brace against Free State stars in their opening game
Former Amazulu, Orlando Pirates and Kaizer Chiefs striker Bongani Ndulula didn’t make the 18 man squad against Free State Stars and he could be on the bench today
The team Thamsanqa Sangweni is expected to control the game from the middle of the park while James Okwuosa who’s move to Orlando Pirates failed is expected to marshall the defense.
Platinum Stars struggled against Supersport united during the week, even though they won that game.coach Cavin Johnson might assemble different squad introducing the likes of Gift Sithole at the back to bolster the
Coach Cavin Johnson might assemble different squad introducing the likes of Gift Sithole at the back to bolster the defense after Sphamandla Mlilo was shown a red card against Supersport midweek and we may see sensational Kobamelo
Johnson may opt to start with the sensational Kobamelo Kodisang as well as Sipho Senne.
Vuyo Mere is expected to continue in his new role in the middle of the park.
He showed great class and touches against SuperSport United
Platinum Stars need to be at their best cause if they play the way they did against Supersport United, Chippa will not need a second invitation to bury them alive.