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The Premier Division game at Dr Petrus Molemela Stadium on Saturday will see home team Bloemfontein Celtic take to the field against Kaizer Chiefs.
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Bloemfontein Celtic will be hoping to return to winning ways here following a 1-0 Premier Division defeat last time out to TTM.
Bloemfontein have been finding it hard to keep clean sheets recently, but they’ve also managed to score goals themselves. Looking at their last 6 games, Bloemfontein have conceded in 6 of them in addition to managing to get on the scoresheet in 5 of those matches.
Their past results show that Bloemfontein Celtic:
- haven't lost in the league to Kaizer Chiefs in their previous 2 matches.
- are undefeated in their last 10 home league matches. It's been impressive.
Since suffering a loss in their previous game against Chippa United in Premier Division action, Kaizer Chiefs and their travelling fans will hope for a better result here.
The stats tell the story, and Kaizer Chiefs have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, seeing their opponents hit 7 goals in total. Defensively, Amakhosi have some weaknesses to address. We shall soon see whether or not that trend will end up being continued on into this next match.
Taking a look at their past results, Kaizer Chiefs:
- have not registered a win against Bloemfontein Celtic when having played them away from home in the previous 3 matches in the league.
- are undefeated in their previous 3 away league matches.
Head to head
A review of their past head-to-head meetings going back to 24/02/2018 tells us that Bloemfontein Celtic have won 2 of these games & Kaizer Chiefs 1, with the number of drawn results standing at 3.
A total of 19 goals were produced between them during those clashes, with 10 of them for Bloemfontein and 9 being from Amakhosi. That’s an average goals per game figure of 3.17.
Team News: Bloemfontein Celtic
Bloemfontein Celtic manager Lehlohonolo Seema will be grateful not to have any fitness worries whatsoever before this game thanks to a fully healthy squad available to choose from.
Team News: Kaizer Chiefs
Due to a fully healthy squad ready to go, Kaizer Chiefs manager Ernst Middendorp has zero fitness worries whatsoever before this game.
Our feeling is that Bloemfontein Celtic will need to apply a lot of pressure to see themselves scoring against this Kaizer Chiefs side who we reckon will score at least once to gain the upper hand.
We’re therefore tipping a very even match with a 0-1 winning score for Kaizer Chiefs when the full-time whistle blows.
We’ll see what happens.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Dr Petrus Molemela Stadium (22,000)
Chairman: Max Tshabalala
Manager: Lehlohonolo Seema
Competitions: Premier Division position 11