CAF Champions League

Caf Champions League: Who makes the combined Kaizer Chiefs & Simba SC XI?

21:22 EAT 14/05/2021
Caf Champions League trophy
The two African heavyweights meet on Saturday in first leg of the quarter-final of the annual competition

  • Simba SC Luis Miquissone vs Kaizer Chiefs.

    ​Combined XI for Chiefs and Mnyama

    Wekundu wa Msimbazi dominate the team, but who makes it from Amakhosi?
  • Aishi Manula of Simba SC keeper.

    ​Goalkeeper: Aishi Manula

    The custodian has been in excellent form for the Tanzanian giants. In the group stage, he conceded just two goals and contributed in four clean sheets.
  • Reeve Frosler, Kaizer Chiefs, November 2020

    ​Right-back: Reeve Frosler

    The Bafana Bafana defender has been one of the most consistent players for Amakhosi. He played in all six group matches and ensured his department was well kept.
  • Mohamed Hussein Simba SC vs Kagera Sugar.

    ​Left-back: Mohamed Hussein

    The Mnyama assistant captain has led by example. He gave his best in Group A and helped in the attack as well. Hussein scored in the 3-0 win over Al-Merrikh.
  • Simba SC defender Pascal Wawa.

    ​Centre-back: Pascal Wawa

    The 35-year-old has been in fine shape for Wekundu wa Msimbazi. With Joash Onyango, they have formed a formidable partnership and ensures there's organisation in the team's defence.
  • Joash Onyango of Kenya vs Simba SC.

    ​Centre-back: Joash Onyango

    They call him the 'Terminator' owing to his no-nonsense approach at the back. He has brought stability to the Simba defense and ensured the goalkeeper is safe from danger.
  • Taddeo Lwanga of Simba SC vs AS vita Club of DR congo.

    ​Holding midfielder: Taddeo Lwanga

    Despite joining Wekundu wa Msimbazi in mid-season, the Uganda star has already established himself in the team. He played in five group stage matches.
  • Lebogang Manyama Hlompho Kekana

    ​Attacking Midfielder: Lebogang Manyama

    He has been far from his best for Chiefs but at least has scored five league goals. The 30-year-old has further assisted three goals and Amakhosi faithful hope he will do even more against Simba.
  • Clatous Chama of Simba SC celebrates.

    ​Creative Midfielder: Clatous Chama

    The Zambia international has been doing well for Mnyama. In the group stage, he managed to contribute three goals after scoring twice and assisting one.
  • Dumisani Zuma, Kaizer Chiefs, December 2020

    ​Right-wing: Dumisani Zuma

    The winger is known for his pace and dribbling skills. He featured three times in the competition and has provided one assist.
  • Luis Miquissone of Simba Sc celebrates vs Al Ahly.

    ​Left-wing: Luis Miquissone

    The Mozambique international has been exceptional for the 21-time Tanzania league champions. In the group stage, he scored three goals.
  • Simba SC striker Chris Mugalu.

    Centre-forward: Chris Mugalu

    The Congolese stepped in for Simba when John Bocco was injured. He guided the attacking department well and scored two important goals for his team in the group stage.