SuperSport United

Absa Premiership relegation permutations: Platinum Stars, Ajax Cape Town, SuperSport United

Relegation axe hovers precariously

Platinum Stars will be watching tonight’s Absa Premiership action with keen interest as the prospect of relegation looms large for Roger de Sa's men.

Match Centre

Next 3 Fixtures Venue
25/04 @ 19:30 vs Free State Stars Lucas Moripe Stadium
28/04 @ 15:00 vs Chippa United Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium
12/05 @ 15:00 vs Baroka FC Lucas Moripe Stadium
Log Position
Pos Team P W D L +/- Pts
14 Ajax Cape Town 28 8 7 13 -3 31
15 SuperSport United 27 6 11 10 -7 29
16 Platinum Stars 27 4 9 14 -16 21
Top Scorers
  • Jeremy Brockie - 8
  • Aubrey Modiba - 7
  • Thabo Mnyamane - 6
  • Bradley Grobler - 4
  • Thuso Phala - 3
  • Azubuike Egwuekwe - 2
  • Evans Rusike - 1
  • Mogakolodi Ngele - 1

Transfers

IN
from
Fagrie Lakay
Ajax Cape Town
Jeremy Brockie
Mamelodi Sundowns
Evans Rusike
Maritzburg United
Thakasani Mbanjwa
Bidvest Wits
Athenkhosi Dlala
SuperSport Reserves
OUT
to
Jeremy Brockie
Mamelodi Sundowns
Fagrie Lakay
Ajax Cape Town
Evans Rusike
Maritzburg United
Zama Rambuwane
Platinum Stars
Keegan Ritchie
Bidvest Wits

Team Information

Coach: Eric Tinkler

Nickname: Matsatsantsa

Formed: 1994 (purchased Pretoria City franchise)

Physical Address: 137 Bram Fischer Drive, Ferndale, Randburg

Home ground: Lucas Moripe Stadium

Tel: (011) 686 6431

Website: www.sufc.co.za

Email: info@supersport.co.za

Twitter: @SupersportFC

Fact Box

Most starts: Ronald Lawrence 224 (including Pretoria City matches)

Most goals: Abram Raselemane 57

Most capped player: Dennis Masina (Swaziland)

Most starts in a season: Siboniso Gaxa - 47 (2004/05)

Most goals in a season: Jeremy Brockie - 18 (2015/16)

Record victory: 9-0 vs Red Star (19/3/05, CAF Confederation Cup)

Record defeat: 5-0 vs Mamelodi Sundowns (13/4/17, Absa Premiership); 5-0 vs Arcadia (7/4/90, NSL)

SuperSport United - First Team Squad

Goalkeepers

Thakasani Mbanjwa
Thakasani Mbanjwa
Squad Number: 47
Nationality: South Africa
Reyaad Pieterse
Squad Number: 1
Nationality: South Africa
Ronwen Williams
Ronwen Williams
Squad Number: 30
Nationality: South Africa

Defenders

Onismor Bhasera
Onismor Bhasera
Squad Number: 14
Nationality: Zimbabwe
Richard Kissi Boateng
Richard Kissi Boateng
Squad Number: 2
Nationality: Ghana
Morgan Gould
Squad Number: 29
Nationality: South Africa
Siyabonga Nhlapo
Siyabonga Nhlapo
Squad Number: 20
Nationality: South Africa
Grant Kekana
Squad Number: 20
Nationality: South Africa
Tefu Mashamaite
Squad Number: 2
Nationality: South Africa
Denwin Farmer
Denwin Farmer
Squad Number: 25
Nationality: South Africa
Thato Mokeke
Squad Number: 21
Nationality: South Africa
Thabo Makhele
Squad Number: 33
Nationality: South Africa
Clayton Daniels
Squad Number: 4
Nationality: South Africa
Azubuike Egwuekwe
Squad Number: 6
Nationality: Nigeria

Midfielders

Teboho Mokoena
Teboho Mokoena
Squad Number: 28
Nationality: South Africa
Aubrey Modiba
Squad Number: 12
Nationality: South Africa
Dean Furman
Squad Number: 8
Nationality: South Africa
Mogakolodi Ngele
Squad Number: 10
Nationality: Botswana
Reneilwe Letsholonyane
Squad Number: 6
Nationality: South Africa
Sipho Mbule
Sipho Mbule
Squad Number: 0
Nationality: South Africa
Thuso Phala
Squad Number: 13
Nationality: South Africa
Jamie Webber
Jamie Webber
Squad Number: 0
Nationality: South Africa
Mandla Masango
Squad Number: 7
Nationality: South Africa
Athenkhosi Dlala
Athenkhosi Dlala
Squad Number: 32
Nationality: South Africa

Strikers

Thabo Mnyamane
Squad Number: 23
Nationality: South Africa
Kingston Nkhatha
Squad Number: 10
Nationality: Zimbabwe
Bradley Grobler
Bradley Grobler
Squad Number: 7
Nationality: South Africa
Dylan Stoffels
Dylan Stoffels
Squad Number: 21
Nationality: South Africa
Evans Rusike
Evans Rusike
Squad Number: 19
Nationality: Zimbabwe
Darren Smith
Darren Smith
Squad Number: 19
Nationality: South Africa