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Bloemfontein Celtic are the guests at Cape Town Stadium on Sunday for the Premier Division game with home team Cape Town City.
Our predictions, user poll and statistics for Cape Town City v Bloemfontein Celtic can be found here - as well as the best betting odds.
Cape Town City
Cape Town City won’t want a repeat of their last result here after a 0-2 Premier Division loss in their previous game against Mamelodi Sundowns.
Fewer than three goals per match were recorded in 5 of the past 6 fixtures where Cape Town City have been involved. With regard to the goal attribution in this period, their opponents scored an aggregate of 5 and Blue and Gold Army totted up 7.
Following on from a losing effort in their last game against Orlando Pirates in Premier Division action, Bloemfontein Celtic will be hoping to turn things around here.
The attacking players from Bloemfontein Celtic have had real problems scoring goals in their past six games, contributing the unsatisfactory return of just 4. In those matches, Bloemfontein have also seen the collective goal tally of their opponents equal 4. However, time will tell whether the trend might persist in this next match.
Head to head
A glance at their prior head to head clashes dating back to 17/10/2017 shows us that Cape Town City have won 3 of these and Bloemfontein Celtic 1, with the tally of drawn results being 2.
In all, 13 goals were shared by the two clubs throughout the course of those matches, with 9 for Blue and Gold Army and 4 belonging to Bloemfontein. The average goals per game has been 2.17.
Team News: Cape Town City
Edmilson Dove (Knee Surgery), Aubrey Ngoma (Hamstring Injury) and Mpho Matsi (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) are not available for Cape Town manager Benni McCarthy.
Team News: Bloemfontein Celtic
Owing to a completely healthy squad to choose from, Bloemfontein Celtic manager Lehlohonolo Seema has zero fitness concerns to speak of ahead of this clash.
We’re of the opinion that Bloemfontein Celtic could find themselves up against it to score goals against this Cape Town City side who we think might well score one, at least.
That’s why we have predicted a 1-0 win for Cape Town City at the end of the 90 minutes.
Should be interesting.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Cape Town City
Stadium: Cape Town Stadium (55,000)
Captain: Thamsanqa Mkhize
Chairman: Michel Comitis & John Comitis
Manager: Benni McCarthy
Competitions: Premier Division position 10