GOALKEEPER: Denis Onyango
Onyango steps into the side to replace the experienced Kennedy Mweene, who has had a strong start to the season.
LEFT-BACK: Lyle LakayThe Cape Town-born player has been in fine form so far this season and his performances are keeping fellow left-back Divine Lunga on the bench.
CENTRE-BACK: Rushine De ReuckDe Reuck takes his place in the backline.
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CENTRE-BACK: Grant KekanaVersatile defensive operator who takes his place in the defence after signing from SuperSport United during the offseason.
RIGHT-BACK - Khuliso Mudau
The 26-year-old will start in the second game of the season ahead of Thapelo Morena.
MIDFIELDER: Rivaldo Coetzee
He was named Man-of-the-Match in the 1-0 win over AmaZulu last Friday, and continues in the team - likely in a defensive-midfield role.
MIDFIELDER: Mothobi MvalaMvala has so far been impressive, starring in Masandawana's midfield and keeping Andile Jali on the bench.
MIDFIELDER: Haashim Domingo
Starts in midfield after receiving praise from Rhulani Mokwena after last Friday's performance against AmaZulu.
"Haashim’s job is just to continue with the work that he is doing," the coach told journalists. "He's got a very good head on his shoulders, he’s got a very good base with regards to his development and, from a technical perspective, that allows him to have a technically rich profile."
FORWARD: Aubrey Modiba
Modiba starts in the forward line, and will be charged with replacing the threat lost in Themba Zwane's absence.
FORWARD: Neo MaemaStarting role represents a big opportunity for the left-footer, who is a new arrival from Bloemfontein Celtic.
FORWARD: Peter Shalulile
The Namibian continues up top to spearhead the Brazilians' attack as he bids for his first league goal of the season.
Dennis Mabuka and Seth Willis helped with reporting for this story.