Sibongiseni Gumbi
Football Writer
3 minute read
6 Mar 2020
11:43 am

Five things to look out for in the Absa Premiership this weekend

Sibongiseni Gumbi

The Absa Premiership has entered the last stage – the most interesting and where upsets are usually aplenty – with most teams now left with eight or seven games.

Gabadinho Mhango of Orlando Pirates. Photo by Lefty Shivambu/Gallo Images)

Some are in a bitter relegation escape battle; others are jostling for places in the top eight while a few are galloping to hit the finish line first. This makes for exciting games and edge-of-their seat kinds of performances. Phakaaathi writer Sibongiseni Gumbi takes a look at what to look out for in the Absa Premiership this weekend: Will AmaZulu surprise Chiefs?                                  On paper, AmaZulu are like the biblical sacrificial lamb going into their match against Kaizer Chiefs at FNB Stadium on Saturday night. The KwaZulu-Natal side are rooted to the bottom of the standings and, with recent developments...