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Preview: Sundowns v Maritzburg United
10 May 2017

Maritzburg United's second last fixture of the Absa Premiership season takes them to the Lucas Moripe Stadium to square up to title-chasing Mamelodi Sundowns.


The match kicks off at 19H30.


The Team of Choice go into the match on the back of a 0-0 home draw with Platinum Stars, which sees them sitting in seventh spot on 36 points.


Sundowns also drew their last league match, 2-2 with Baroka FC, and also played to a 0-0 Champions league draw against St George last weekend. They are three points behind log leaders Bidvest Wits.


In the first round encounter between Maritzburg and Sundowns at the Harry Gwala Stadium, the game ended 0-0.


Overall, the teams have met 22 times, with the Brazilians winning 14, the Team of Choice four, and four draws.


The last time Maritzburg beat Sundowns was in September 2012, in Pretoria, thanks to a Delron Buckley brace.



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