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Orlando Pirates are facing trying times as they seek to secure a spot in the top eight this season. With this being a historic year for the Mayfair club, the on-field results have not been positive enough.
Mamelodi Sundowns will make their way to the Princess Magogo stadium tonight to face off against Golden Arrows in an away encounter. Downs go into this fixture after a 2-0 midweek win over Ajax Cape Town, but Arrows suffered a defeat in their previous game and will be out to secure three points on their home turf to ensure a spot in the top eight.
SuperSport United host Kaizer Chiefs in an ABSA Premiership encounter on Saturday, and Steve Komphela’s charges will be seeking revenge after the Pretoria club knocked Amakhosi out of the Nedbank Cup last weekend.
With the MDC league in place, some players have risen head and shoulders above the rest to make a name for themselves and secure a spot in their club's first team. Mamelodi Sundowns is one of the teams that have had their reserve players raising their hands for selection to Pitso Mosimane's squad.