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The Premier Division tie at Dr Petrus Molemela Stadium on Sunday will see home side Bloemfontein Celtic play AmaZulu.
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Bloemfontein Celtic won’t want a repeat of their last result here following the 2-1 Premier Division loss in their previous game against Maritzburg United.
Over their prior 6 games, Lehlohonolo Seema's Bloemfontein Celtic have hit the back of the net 7 times - an average number of goals per match equal to 1.17.
Their prior results show that Bloemfontein Celtic:
- have not won against AmaZulu in their last 2 league games.
- are undefeated in their last 2 home league matches.
AmaZulu go into this encounter following on from a 3-1 Premier Division win over Chippa United in their most recent game.
The numbers tell their own story, and AmaZulu have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, seeing opposing sides hit 9 goals overall. In defence, Usuthu have seen their frailties exposed.
Ahead of this meeting, AmaZulu are without a win away from home in their last 5 league matches.
Head to head
Looking over their prior head to head meetings dating back to 24/01/2018 tells us that Bloemfontein Celtic have won 1 of these and AmaZulu 2, with the number of drawn results being 3.
An aggregate of 16 goals were yielded between them in this period, with 7 of them from Bloemfontein and 9 belonging to Usuthu. That’s an average goals per game figure of 2.67.
Team News: Bloemfontein Celtic
Bloemfontein Celtic boss Lehlohonolo Seema will be happy not to have any fitness concerns to speak of ahead of this match thanks to a completely healthy group available for selection.
Team News: AmaZulu
Due to a fully healthy squad available for selection, AmaZulu manager Jozef Vukušič has zero fitness concerns whatsoever coming into this game.
We envisage that AmaZulu should be able to score against this Bloemfontein Celtic lineup, but that isn’t expected to be enough to avoid a loss.
Our tip is for a 2-1 winning score for Bloemfontein Celtic when all is said and done. Should be an interesting one.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Dr Petrus Molemela Stadium (22,000)
Chairman: Max Tshabalala
Manager: Lehlohonolo Seema
Competitions: Premier Division position 10