Stellenbosch Vs Mamelodi Sundowns Starting Line-ups Today – May 18 2024

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Stellenbosch will face Mamelodi Sundowns in a Premier League match on May 18, with kickoff scheduled for 15:00 SA local time.

Match Intro: This encounter marks a swift rematch between Stellenbosch and Mamelodi Sundowns, coming just 10 days after their National Cup fixture, which Mamelodi Sundowns claimed with a 2-1 victory. Stellenbosch heads into the match following a setback against Moroka Swallows last Saturday, where they endured their third consecutive winless outing.

In contrast, Mamelodi Sundowns arrives at the fixture with confidence, having secured back-to-back victories against Royal AM and Royal AM, respectively. Their recent form sees them undefeated in six matches, with an impressive defensive record of three consecutive clean sheets.

 

Stellenbosch Vs Mamelodi Sundowns Starting Line-ups and Live Score Updates

We’re keeping track of the team formations and line-ups for the Stellenbosch – Mamelodi Sundowns match in real-time. The starting line-ups are yet to be announced.

 

Stellenbosch Possible Starting Lineup

Let’s see who will take the field for Stellenbosch this time around. In their recent match, they started with:

  1. Sage Stephens
  2. Thabo Moloisane
  3. Olivier Toure
  4. Jayden Adams
  5. Fawaaz Basadien
  6. Sihle Nduli
  7. Devon Titus
  8. Antonio Van Wyk
  9. Anicet Oura
  10. Iqraam Rayners
  11. Dean David Van Rooyen

 

Stellenbosch Top Goal Scorers and Assists

 

Mamelodi Sundowns Possible Starting Lineup

For Mamelodi Sundowns, their recent match saw the following players start:

  1. Denis Onyango
  2. Mothobi Mvala
  3. Bathusi Aubaas
  4. Zuko Mdunyelwa
  5. Aubrey Modiba
  6. Sipho Mbule
  7. Sphelele Mkhulise
  8. Neo Maema
  9. Lesiba Nku
  10. Peter Shalulile
  11. Tashreeq Matthews

 

Mamelodi Sundowns Top Goal Scorers and Assists

 

Key Players to Watch: Stellenbosch Vs Mamelodi Sundowns

Ahead of the match between Stellenbosch and Mamelodi Sundowns, key players from both teams will play pivotal roles in determining the outcome.

Stellenbosch:

  1. Iqraam Rayners: A forward known for his agility and goal-scoring prowess, Rayners will be crucial in Stellenbosch’s attacking strategy. His ability to create chances and find the back of the net will be essential for his team’s success.
  2. Sage Stephens: As the goalkeeper, Stephens is the last line of defense for Stellenbosch. His agility, reflexes, and shot-stopping abilities will be vital in keeping Mamelodi Sundowns’ potent attacking lineup at bay.
  3. Thabo Moloisane: Moloisane’s versatility and defensive prowess make him a key figure in Stellenbosch’s backline. His ability to nullify opposition attacks and initiate counter-attacks will be crucial for his team.

Mamelodi Sundowns:

  1. Peter Shalulile: A prolific striker, Shalulile is known for his clinical finishing and ability to score goals from various positions. His presence in the opposition box poses a constant threat to Stellenbosch’s defense.
  2. Sipho Mbule: Mbule is a dynamic midfielder who controls the tempo of the game for Mamelodi Sundowns. His vision, passing range, and ability to dictate play will be instrumental in unlocking Stellenbosch’s defense and creating scoring opportunities.
  3. Denis Onyango: Onyango, the experienced goalkeeper, brings stability and confidence to Mamelodi Sundowns’ defensive unit. His leadership qualities, commanding presence, and shot-stopping abilities will be crucial in thwarting Stellenbosch’s attacking threats.

These key players will play pivotal roles in determining the outcome of the match, and their performances will be closely watched by fans and analysts alike.

 

Head-to-head: Stellenbosch Vs Mamelodi Sundowns

Stellenbosch and Mamelodi Sundowns have faced each other 6 times since May 2022. Stellenbosch claimed victory twice, while Mamelodi Sundowns won thrice. One match ended in a draw. The most recent encounter occurred on May 5, 2024, during the National Cup of South Africa, where Mamelodi Sundowns emerged victorious with a scoreline of 1-2. In total, Stellenbosch has netted 8 goals against Mamelodi Sundowns’ 10. Therefore, Mamelodi Sundowns hold a superior head-to-head record against Stellenbosch in recent history.

Date Competition Team A Score Team B
May 5, 2024 National Cup Stellenbosch 1 – 2 Mamelodi Sundowns
Sep 27, 2023 Premier League Mamelodi Sundowns 3 – 1 Stellenbosch
Apr 15, 2023 National Cup Stellenbosch 2 – 1 Mamelodi Sundowns
Mar 5, 2023 Premier League Stellenbosch 1 – 1 Mamelodi Sundowns
Aug 24, 2022 Premier League Mamelodi Sundowns 3 – 0 Stellenbosch
May 14, 2022 Premier League Mamelodi Sundowns 0 – 3 Stellenbosch

 

Stellenbosch:

  • Won: 14
  • Drawn: 8
  • Lost: 6
  • Goals Scored: 38
  • Goals Conceded: 21

Mamelodi Sundowns:

  • Won: 21
  • Drawn: 6
  • Lost: 0
  • Goals Scored: 50
  • Goals Conceded: 9

 

Recent Form: Stellenbosch Vs Mamelodi Sundowns

Stellenbosch suffered a setback in their previous match against Moroka Swallows. Meanwhile, Mamelodi Sundowns are riding a wave of victories, having triumphed over Royal AM in their last two encounters. Over their last 20 matches, Stellenbosch has secured victory 12 times, faced defeat on 2 occasions, and settled for draws in 6 matches. On the other hand, Mamelodi Sundowns have clinched victory in 14 of their last 20 matches, with 2 losses and 4 draws.

In their most recent six matches, Stellenbosch secured victories on three occasions, including wins against Golden Arrows Durban, Polokwane City, and TS Galaxy. They suffered defeats against Moroka Swallows and Mamelodi Sundowns, with a draw against AmaZulu Durban.

Mamelodi Sundowns have been dominant in their recent matches, winning five times, including victories against Royal AM, Stellenbosch, Kaiser Chiefs, and TS Galaxy. They also managed a draw against Golden Arrows Durban.

Overall, while Stellenbosch has shown resilience, Mamelodi Sundowns appear to be in formidable form leading up to their next encounter.

 

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