Title hopefuls hit by suspensions


The PSL have confirmed two absentees from fixtures involving SuperSport and Bloemfontein Celtic tonight, with Dean Furman and Reyaad Pieterse both having accumulated four yellow cards.

Bidvest Wits will be without Granwald Scott and Daine Klate for their tie against Orlando Pirates on Thursday, with the latter also missing a second outing against Maritzburg United following his red card against the Brazilians.

Sundowns will have to make do without Fares Hachi, who was also sent off in the encounter with the Clever Boys, when they battle with Platinum Stars tomorrow (Thursday) and again when they visit the Buccaneers on Sunday.

When the Citizens take on Free State Stars on Friday evening, Tshepo Gumede will sit the action out after collecting his fourth yellow card in their previous meeting with Maritzburg United on Monday.