Phakaaathi Reporter
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18 Oct 2017
2:41 pm

TKO last 16 dates and venues confirmed

Phakaaathi Reporter

The Premier Soccer League has announced dates, venues and kick-off times of the Telkom Knockout last round of 16.

Telkom Trophy (Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix)

Maritzburg United host Platinum Stars in the opening fixture at Harry Gwala Stadium on Friday, October 27, at 8pm.

On Saturday, there will be five fixtures. At 3.30pm, Golden Arrows will host Orlando Pirates in a highly anticipated fixture at Princess Magogo Stadium. At the same time, Ajax Cape Town will make the long trip to Limpopo to play Polokwane City at the Old Peter Mokaba Stadium.

Bloemfontein Celtic will be at home against last season’s runners-up SuperSport United at Dr Molemela Stadium in Bloemfontein at 6pm.

Later on Saturday at 8.15pm, Bidvest Wits will renew their Cup rivalry with Free State Stars at Bidvest Stadium while Kaizer Chiefs will play Amazulu at Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban.

There will be two fixtures on Sunday. Defending champions, Cape Town City will open their defence against Baroka FC at Peter Mokaba Stadium, while Mamelodi Sundowns will play Chippa United at Sisa Dukashe in East London.

Both fixtures will kick off at 3.30pm.

The TKO fixtures:

Friday, October 27
Maritzburg United vs Platinum Stars, Harry Gwala Stadium (8pm)

Saturday, October 28
Golden Arrows vs Orlando Pirates, Princess Magogo Stadium (3.30pm)
Polokwane City vs Ajax Cape Town, Old Peter Mokaba Stadium (3.30pm)
Bloemfontein Celtic vs SuperSport United, Dr Molemela Stadium (6pm)
Bidvest Wits vs Free State Stars, Bidvest Wits (8.15pm)
Kaizer Chiefs vs AmaZulu, Moses Mabhida Stadium (8.15pm)

Sunday, October 29
Baroka FC vs Cape Town City, Peter Mokaba Stadium (3.30pm)
Chippa United vs Mamelodi Sundowns, Sisa Dukashe Stadium (3.30pm)