Mamelodi Sundowns will take on Chippa United without Ricardo Nascimento who has a groin injury. The Brazilians’ centreback will miss this clash along with Wayne Arendse who has a calf strain. The versatile Thapelo Morena is another defender who has a minor niggle. Morena has flu while Tiyani Mabunda has a hamstring problem.
Sundowns’ coach Pitso Mosimane will be forced to make some changes in his starting XI against the struggling Chilli Boys.
The Brazilians face Chippa United at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Saturday in Port Elizabeth in the Nedbank Cup last 32.
Anthony Laffor is another player who is injured. The Liberian has a knee injury while Thela Ngobeni is nursing his groin.
Sibusiso Vilakazi is still working his way towards full fitness having been sidelined for a long time due to an Achilles tendon injury.