Polokwane, Arrows desperate for points

Polokwane City will go in search of their first Absa Premiership win when they host Golden Arrows at the Peter Mokaba Stadium on Sunday, kick-off at 15h00.

Polokwane’s last league outing saw them beaten 2-1 away to Platinum Stars.

The Limpopo side’s previous home match was a 3-2 loss at the hands of Bloemfontein Celtic.

Their next three league opponents are Orlando Pirates (away), Ajax Cape Town (home) and Bidvest Wits (away).

Rise and Shine are placed 16th on the Absa Premiership log with zero points from three matches.

Arrows suffered a second successive defeat when they lost 1-0 at home to Mamelodi Sundowns in their last league outing.

The Durban side’s previous away match ended in a 1-0 defeat at the hands of Bidvest Wits.

Their next three league opponents are Free State Stars (home), University of Pretoria (away) and Kaizer Chiefs (home).

Abafana Bes’thende are placed 13th on the Absa premiership log with one point from three matches.

Polokwane’s line-up from their 2-1 loss to Stars: Marumo, Mngqibisa, Mkhabela, Molala, Tomanyane (Khanyenda 59’), Gopane, Tema, Moyana, Mdluli, Tlolane, Moloi (Nzimande 52’)

Arrows’ line-up from their 1-0 loss to Sundowns: Mngoma, Sithole, Tom, S. Zwane, Mngwengwe, D. Zwane, Shange, Ntombayithethi, Khuboni (Hleleni 45’), Ntuli (Wadabwa 67’), Nguzana (Qalanto 65’).