Cape Town City coach Benni McCarthy says they will have to bring their “AA” game against Absa Premiership champions Bidvest Wits if they wish to secure a victory on Friday night.
Baroka have bolstered their ranks ahead of the 2017-18 with the acquisition of former Kaizer Chiefs assistant coach Doctor Khumalo as the technical director.
Kaizer Chiefs have confirmed that duo Itumeleng Shopane and Sibongiseni Ngcobo will spend the 2017-18 campaign on loan at National First Division side Cape Town All Stars.
Cape Town City winger Lyle Lakay believes his side are well prepared to take on a ‘very dangerous’ Bidvest Wits side at the Cape Town Stadium on Friday.
Bidvest Wits midfielder Steven Pienaar insists his side can expect a ‘tough season’ ahead as they defend their Absa Premiership title.
Cape Town City defender Robyn Johannes says they are bracing themselves for the encounter against Absa Premiership champions Bidvest Wits.
Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane believes that they have enough quality to reclaim the Absa Premiership title from Bidvest Wits in the new season.
Kaizer Chiefs have confirmed that Bruce Bvuma, Khotso Malope, Wiseman Meyiwa and Nkosingiphile Ngcobo have all been promoted to the first team ahead of the 2017-18 campaign.
Kaizer Chiefs coach Steve Komphela admits that the departure of winger George Lebese to Mamelodi Sundowns was a bitter pill to swallow after he spent close to a decade with the Soweto giants.
The Premier Soccer League and Absa have renewed their sponsorship agreement for a further five years.