Match Stats: Maritzburg v SuperSport
2 April 2015
Maritzburg United are in the hunt for a third consecutive Absa Premiership win when they take on SuperSport United at Harry Gwala Stadium on Saturday.
Maritzburg recorded back-to-back wins for just the second time this season, with wins over Kaizer Chiefs and Platinum Stars in their last two league matches.
The KwaZulu-Natal side has claimed 17 points from 12 home matches this season.
Their next three league opponents are Black Aces, Bloemfontein Celtic (both away) and Ajax Cape Town (home).
The Team of Choice is placed eighth on the Absa Premiership log with 30 points from 23 matches.
SuperSport returned to winning form after two successive losses with a 2-0 win over University of Pretoria last month.
The Tshwane side has claimed 13 points from 10 away matches this season.
Matsatsantsa are placed ninth on the Absa Premiership log with 30 points from 23 matches.
In head-to-head stats, Maritzburg and SuperSport have met in 17 league matches since 2005/06.
Matsatsantsa have eight wins compared to two for the Team of Choice, while seven matches have been drawn.
Maritzburg have yet to win a home league game against SuperSport, with five draws and three defeats from eight matches.
The Team of Choice claimed a comprehensive 4-1 away win over Matsatsantsa earlier this season in the clubs’ most recent meeting.
Kick-off is at 15:00 on Saturday, April 4.