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AmaZulu make the trip to Cape Town Stadium on Saturday for the Premier Division fixture with hosts Cape Town Spurs.
Our full set of predictions, statistics and match poll for Cape Town Spurs v AmaZulu can be seen below - as well as the best betting odds.
Cape Town Spurs
Cape Town Spurs will be hoping for a better result after a 0-2 Premier Division losing effort in their last game against Cape Town City.
In that match, Cape Town Spurs managed 41% possession and 10 shots on goal with 2 of them on target. On the other side, Cape Town City got 15 attempts on goal with 7 on target.
It’s been seldom in recent games that Cape Town Spurs have managed to hold out for a full 90 minutes. In fact, Cape Town Spurs have been scored against in 6 of their previous 6 matches, giving up 12 goals along the way.
AmaZulu will come into the meeting following on from a 3-0 Premier Division win as they beat Royal AM in their last fixture.
In that game, AmaZulu managed 54% possession and 9 shots at goal with 5 of them on target. Royal AM got 6 attempts at goal with 3 on target.
A run of effective performances from the AmaZulu defence has resulted in the number of goals they’ve conceded standing at 4 from their last 6 fixtures combined. During the same time, their forwards have scored 8. Such a pattern might not be carried forward into this match, of course.
Head to head
Looking at their most recent head-to-head clashes stretching back to 04/02/2014 shows that Cape Town Spurs have won 0 of these games & AmaZulu 2, with the tally of drawn games being 4.
A total of 12 goals were scored between the two sides in this period, with 5 of them from Urban Warriors and 7 being from Usuthu. The average number of goals per game works out to 2.
The last league clash between these sides was Premier Division match day 14 on 22/12/2023 when the final score was AmaZulu 1-1 Cape Town Spurs.
On that occasion, AmaZulu managed 68% possession and 11 shots at goal with 5 of them on target.
Cape Town Spurs got 9 shots at goal with 5 on target.
Team News: Cape Town Spurs
There is just one fitness concern for the Cape Town Spurs gaffer to be concerned with from a near full-strength squad. Boitumelo Radiopane (Broken foot) will miss out.
Team News: AmaZulu
With a fully injury-free group to pick from, the AmaZulu manager Jozef Vukušič does not have any fitness worries to report coming into this match.
We envisage that Cape Town Spurs have it within them to get a goal against this AmaZulu lineup, although one goal isn’t likely to prevent them from conceding a couple at the other end.
We’ve gone for a tight encounter finishing with a 1-2 advantage for AmaZulu at the end of the match. We’ll have to see what happens.
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