Masandawana will likely be enjoying their sixth match inside 16 days and hope fatigue is not going to meet up with them towards their Limpopo guests
Mamelodi Sundowns will likely be hoping to edge nearer to retaining the Nedbank Cup once they host Tshakhuma Tsha Madzivhandila in Sunday’s semi-final match at Loftus Versfeld.
The winner will meet Chippa United within the closing after the Chilli Boys beat Pretoria Callies 1-0 within the different semi on Saturday.
Sundowns return to Loftus Versfeld with recent recollections of convincingly defeating Orlando Pirates 4-1 within the quarter-finals three days earlier.
For TTM, will probably be a bid to stun the much-fancied Brazilians and attain the ultimate of South Africa’s premier knockout competitors of their maiden top-flight soccer season.
|Sport||Mamelodi Sundowns vs Tshakhuma Tsha Madzivhandila|
|Date||Sunday, April 18|
|Time||15:00 SA Time|
TV Channel, Stay Rating & How To Watch
|On-line Streaming||TV Channel|
|DStv.com/DStv Now App||SuperSport TV’s PSL channel 202|
Squads & Workforce Information
Sundowns will miss the companies of ahead Lebohang Maboe, who’s suspended, after selecting up his fourth yellow card towards Pirates final Thursday.
However with Mauricio Affonso and Sibusiso again from harm, the Brazilians coaches won’t be worrying a lot as they’ve sufficient cowl for Maboe’s absence.
Additionally lacking is Andile Jali, who remains to be out nursing an harm sustained whereas on nationwide responsibility with Bafana Bafana on the finish of March.
After being noticed collaborating in full coaching, Kermit Erasmus might return having missed the final eight video games attributable to an harm picked up on March 10 within the Spherical of 16 of this competitors.
TTM arrived in Gauteng with no participant suspended for this recreation.
The membership has, nonetheless, not issued any statements on the well being standing of their camp as co-coaches David Mathebula and Mpho Maleka could be hoping to have all their finest gamers out there towards seasoned Sundowns.
Solely SuperSport United have retained the Nedbank Cup in the course of the PSL period and Sundowns will likely be making an attempt to match that feat after clinching the identical piece of silverware final season.
Judging from the best way they annihilated Pirates final week, Masandawana seem very decided to win the Nedbank Cup once more.
They’ve received this competitors 5 instances earlier than they usually come up towards a TTM aspect additionally decided to trigger an upset and declare their first-ever main trophy.
Solely 12 days in the past, Sundowns and TTM met in a Premier Soccer League match at Peter Mokaba Stadium with the Brazilians romping to a 3-1 victory.
TTM might, nonetheless, be assured that victory is feasible towards Sundowns, whom they held to a 0-0 draw within the reverse league fixture at Loftus Versfeld final October.
The Limpopo aspect have received two and misplaced three of their final 5 video games throughout all competitions they usually face a Sundowns aspect who’ve simply misplaced twice in all competitions this season.
In reaching the Nedbank Cup semi-finals, TTM eradicated SuperSport United within the first spherical, earlier than knocking out Swallows FC within the Spherical of 16 through a penalty shootout following a 2-2 regulation time draw.
After dismissing the then in-form groups, they noticed off their Limpopo rivals Black Leopards within the quarter-finals.
As for Sundowns, earlier than the massive victory over Pirates, that they had ran previous Stellenbosch and Polokwane Metropolis.