Maritzburg on a mission in the Free State
14 October 2016
The Team of Choice will be in search of maximum points on Saturday when they take on Free State Stars in an Absa Premiership encounter.
The match at the James Motlatsi Stadium is scheduled to kick off at 3.30pm.
Neither team have found winning momentum yet this season, United going into the game in
The Team of Choice have found Ea Lla Koto a difficult opponent in the past, winning just two while losing seven and drawing seven of the 16 previous encounters.
One of those victories came in the last time the two sides met – in a league match in April this year, Maritzburg winning 1-0 in the Free State.
Saturday's showdown will mark a return to their previous clubs for head coach Ernst Middendorp as well as Andrea Fillecia and Themba Shabalala.
Stars are yet to win this season while Maritzburg have not won since their opening day victory away to Bloemfontein Celtic.