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Match Stats: AmaTuks v Maritzburg United
6 March 2015

Maritzburg United will be looking to get back to winning ways by beating an on-form University of Pretoria side in Tshwane on Sunday afternoon.


Tuks extended their unbeaten run in the league to seven matches when they defeated Black Aces 2-1 at home.

 

The Tshwane side has claimed 12 points from 10 home matches this season.

 

AmaTuks are placed ninth on the Absa Premiership log with 26 points from 20 matches.

 

Maritzburg saw their winless streak extended to seven matches when they were held 0-0 at home by Free State Stars in their last outing.

 

The KwaZulu-Natal team has claimed 10 points from nine away matches this season.

 

Their next three league opponents are Kaizer Chiefs (home), Platinum Stars (away) and SuperSport United (home).

 

The Team of Choice is placed 10th on the Absa Premiership log with 24 points from 20 matches.

 

In head-to-head stats, Tuks and Maritzburg have met in five league matches since 2012/13.

 

The Team of Choice has claimed one win, while the remaining four matches all ended in draws.

 

The Tshwane team’s two previous home matches against United ended in a 1-1 draw and 3-2 win for the away side.

 

When the teams met earlier this season in Pietermaritzburg, they played out a goalless stalemate.

 

Tuks’ line-up from their 2-1 win over Aces: Arubi, Nkausu, Jaure, Monyai, Shoyisa, Mukamba (Zwane 87’), Matsi, Mnyamane, Mosadi (Ntombayithethi 69’), Nyondo (Chenene 61’), Massa.

 

Maritzburg’s line-up from their 0-0 draw with Stars: Vries, Mabaso, Banda (Mekoa 61’), Paintsil, Vilakazi, Mkhize, Mngonyama, Mandaza (Cele 61’), Lentjies, Anas (Mokate 85’), P Zulu.


Previous meetings

 

Season Result Scorers

 

2012/13 U Pretoria 1-1 Maritzburg Radebe; M. Booysen

2012/13 Maritzburg 1-1 U Pretoria Malajila (pen); Niang (pen)

2013/14 Maritzburg 0-0 U Pretoria

2013/14 U Pretoria 2-3 Maritzburg Nyondo, Mnyamane; Lentjies (pen), M. Booysen, Jayiya

2014/15 Maritzburg 0-0 U Pretoria

 

Head-to-Head

(League only, since 2012/13)

 

Home

P W D L GF GA

U Pretoria 2 0 1 1 3 4

Maritzburg 3 0 3 0 1 1

 

Away

P W D L GF GA

U Pretoria 3 0 3 0 1 1

Maritzburg 2 1 1 0 4 3

 

Total

P W D L GF GA

U Pretoria 5 0 4 1 4 5

Maritzburg 5 1 4 0 5 4

  Maritzburg United will be looking to get back to winning ways by beating an on-form University of Pretoria side in Tshwane on Sunday afternoon.











 

 

 

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