Kurt Lentjies of Maritzburg United challenged by Clifton Miheso of Golden Arrows during the Absa Premiership 2016/17 match between Maritzburg United and Golden Arrows at Harry Gwala Stadium, Pietermaritzburg South Africa on 28 October 2016 ©Muzi Ntombela/BackpagePix
Wednesday Nov 02, 2016. 07:55
Maritzburg United will look to end their winless streak in the Absa Premiership when they host Highlands Park at Harry Gwala Stadium on 2 November 2016, kick-off at 19h30.
Maritzburg have gone six league matches without a win and their latest outing was a 2-2 draw at home to Golden Arrows on October 28.
The KwaZulu-Natal side has claimed two points from four home matches this season.
The Team of Choice is placed 11th on the Absa Premiership log with six points from seven matches.
Highlands have gone five league matches without a win after being held 2-2 at home to Free State Stars on October 30.
The Tembisa-based side has claimed zero points from two away matches this season.
The Lions of the North are placed 13th on the Absa Premiership log with five points from six matches.
This will be the first official league clash between Maritzburg United and Highlands Park.
Maritzburg’s line-up from their 2-2 draw with Arrows: Vries, Nale (Shandu 71'), Fransman, Onyango, Weidlich, Moyo (Mngonyama 60'), Lentjies, Rusike, Mekoa, Maboe, Ntshangase (Saal 46').
Highlands’ line-up from their 2-2 draw with Stars: Kapini, Theron, Mvala, Sibande, Christian, Koena (Rae 87’), Ngalo, Khuboni, Cale, Sitayitayi (Mashumba 52’), Mbesuma (Mathibe 57’).