Kaizer Chiefs will in the midweek fixtures visit Chippa United in a much-anticipated Absa Premiership match. The match was originally scheduled to take place on Tuesday, 5th November but was shifted to a day later, to take place on Wednesday, 6th November.
Chiefs’ visit in the Eastern Province always brings out the spectacle both on and off the pitch. Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium will be the scene of the beautiful game on the pitch, a vibrant and enthusiastic support from the stands.
The match kick-off is at 19:30.
Looking at last season, the corresponding fixture produced a goalless stalemate in the match that was played behind closed doors due to the PSL imposed sanction to Chiefs. The match was played at Moses Mabhida Stadium on November 10th, 2018.
Chippa went on to conquer Chiefs in Port Elizabeth, Lerato Manzini was the architect who caused an upset with a 32nd minute solitary goal. The date was 11th May.
It was in the Nedbank Cup semis where Chiefs made amends. Dumsani Zuma, Bernard Parker and Khama Billiat will look at the Wednesday trip with a smile. The trio were on the scoresheet when Chiefs beat Chippa 4-2. The match was played at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on 20th April.
The log represents this encounter as the match of the two opposites. Chiefs are riding the crest of the way with 22 points from 9 games played so far. Meanwhile, Chippa appear on the wrong side of the log table with only 4 points tallied to their name.
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