Big Match Stats Pack: Mamelodi Sundowns vs Cape Town City

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Goal brings all the interesting stats and facts you need to know ahead of the league match between Sundowns and Cape Town City on Tuesday night

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    Head-to-head

    Mamelodi Sundowns and Cape Town City have met 10 times across all competitions since 2016. Both teams have won five matches apiece, meaning none of the 10 matches ended in draws.   
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    Assist maker

    Thapelo Morena is the only player with two league assists to his name so far this season. No other player from either team has registered more assists than the Sundowns utility player.   

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    Goals scored

    Sundowns and Cape Town City have scored the same number of goals in the league this season, but Benni McCarthy's men have conceded two to the Brazilians' just one. Both teams also have the same number of points (four). 
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    Average squad age

    Sundowns' average squad age is 28.1 while Cape Town City has an average squad age of 25.6. Sundowns' oldest player is Wayne Arendse, who is 34  years of age, while Mpho Makola is Cape Town City's oldest player at the age of 33. 
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    Scoring minutes

    Cape Town City are yet to find the back of the net in the second half of any of their opening two league games. They have scored all three of their goals this season in the first 45 minutes. Sundowns have scored two of their three league goals thus far in the first half. 
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    Form

    Sundowns have won four of their last six games across all competitions, stretching back to last season (P6, W4, D1, L1) while Cape Town City has registered two wins, two losses, and two draws in the last six games.