Big Match Stats Pack: Kaizer Chiefs v TS Galaxy

Kaizer Chiefs, October 2018
All you need to know ahead of the Nedbank Cup final between Kaizer Chiefs and TS Galaxy at the Moses Mabhida Stadium on Saturday

  1. Form

    #1 Form

    Kaizer Chiefs have won two of their four Nedbank Cup games in extra time - the two games against teams from the ABC Motsepe League in The Magic FC and Tornado FC.

    TS Galaxy, on the other hand, have won four of their five Nedbank Cup matches so far in regulation time. The only time they had to play extra time was when they beat Golden Arrows in the previous round. 

  2. Goals

    #2 Goals

    Of the five matches TS Galaxy have played, they managed to score a whopping 13 goals, including five against Ajax Cape Town in the preliminary rounds.   
  3. Defence

    #3 Defence

    Kaizer Chiefs have kept three clean sheets in four Nedbank Cup matches thus far.

    The only time they conceded was when they faced Chippa United away from home in the semi-finals.

    Prior to that, Chiefs had not conceded a single goal in the competition.  

  4. TS Galaxy's leaky defence

    #4 TS Galaxy's leaky defence

    TS Galaxy have not been solid at the back in this competition, managing a single clean sheet in five matches.

    The KwaNdebele-based outfit has conceded five goals in five games thus far. 

  5. Goalscorers

    #5 Goalscorers

    Khama Billiat is Amakhosi's joint-leading goalscorer alongside Dumisani Zuma, while Zakhele Lepasa leads the goalscoring charts for TS Galaxy with three goals in the Nedbank Cup. 
  6. Fire blanks

    #6 Fire blanks

    TS Galaxy scored in regulation time in each of their five Nedbank Cup games, while Amakhosi failed to score in two of their four games en-route to the final.  
  7. Nedbank Cup trophies

    #7 Nedbank Cup trophies

    Kaizer Chiefs have won a record 13 Nedbank Cup titles since its inception, while TS Galaxy will be looking for their first piece of silverware, and possibly becoming the first National First Division (NFD) to win the trophy. 
  8. When do they score?

    #8 When do they score?

    TS Galaxy have scored the majority of their goals (35.7%) in the final 15 minutes.

    In fact, they have scored in each quarter except the period between 15-30 minutes.

    Chiefs, on the other hand, have failed to score in the first 30 minutes.

    They have also not scored between 60-75 minutes with the majority of their goals (70.0%) coming in the final 15 minutes.