Richards Bay welcome Mamelodi Sundowns to the King Zwelithini Stadium for a blockbuster DStv Premiership clash this evening.
The Brazilians are looking unstoppable at the moment. Rhulani Mokwena’s side hold an eight point lead over their closest rivals, Richards Bay.
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Bay have been arguably the surprise package of the season but their title charge faces a stern test today.
A win for the hosts could see the title race sliced wide open but a loss will leave the Kwa-Zulu Natal side, along with everyone else in the league on the ropes.
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Take a look at how both sides lineup for tonight’s top-of-the-table clash below.
Richards Bay vs Mamelodi Sundowns: Starting lineups
Richards Bay XI: Awaiting
Mamelodi Sundowns XI: Williams, Mudua, Kekana, Mvala, Modiba, Mokoena, Allende, Domingo, Maema, Zwane, Mailula.
Subs: D. Onyango, Ngobeni, De Reuck, Mkhulise, Jali, Mbule, Sirino, Motupa, Kapinga.
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How to watch live
Tonight’s DStv Premiership clash gets underway at 19:30. It will be televised live on SuperSport PSL. The clash however WON’T be televised on SABC.
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Mokwena demands more from Champions
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“We have to keep on improving. We are not close to the team that we want to have…,” Mokwena said as quoted by the Sowetan.
“After the Orlando Pirates victory, Trott Moloto [Sundowns official] said ‘you are good, but the challenge is can you get better?’
“That was experience talking and the challenge now for us is whether we can get better and better.”
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