How Mamelodi Sundowns could line up against Maritzburg United

16:49 SAST 2020/12/04
Mamelodi Sundowns players, October 2020
Masandawana are set to face a struggling Team of Choice side in a PSL encounter on Saturday. Goal selects the Brazilians' possible starting XI

  • Denis Onyango, Mamelodi Sundowns, November 2020

    #1 GOALKEEPER - Denis Onyango 

    Sundowns' number one keeper will be looking to make it five clean sheets in a row when he starts against Maritzburg. 


  • Thapelo Morena, Mamelodi Sundowns, November 2020

    #2 RIGHT-BACK - Thapelo Morena

    The speedy full-back remains Sundowns' first-choice right-back and an influential player, who likes pushing forward. 


  • Lyle Lakay, Mamelodi Sundowns, November 2020

    #3 LEFT-BACK - Lyle Lakay

    The Bafana Bafana international has cemented his place in the Sundowns starting line-up and he is expected to get the nod ahead of Tebogo Langerman once again.


  • Ricardo Nascimento, Mamelodi Sundowns, November 2020

    #4 CENTRAL DEFENDER - Ricardo Nascimento

    The lanky Brazilian defender remains Sundowns' key central defender and a leader in the backline. 


  • Motjeka Madisha, Mamelodi Sundowns, November 2020

    #5 CENTRAL DEFENDER - Motjeka Madisha

    The former South Africa under-20 captain has formed a solid central defence partnership with Nascimento and he seems undroppable at the moment. 


  • Rivaldo Coetzee, Mamelodi Sundowns, October 2020

    #6 CENTRAL MIDFIELDER - Rivaldo Coetzee

    The utility player continues to excel as a holding midfielder protecting the defence and he is expected to start in this position.


  • Andile Jali, Mamelodi Sundowns, November 2020

    #7 CENTRAL MIDFIELDER - Andile Jali

    The experienced midfield maestro has formed a good partnership with Coetzee in the middle of the park. He likely to get the nod ahead of Hlompho Kekana once again.


  • Lebohang Maboe, Mamelodi Sundowns, September 2020

    #8 ATTACKING MIDFIELDER - Lebohang Maboe

    The playmaker has benefitted from wantaway attacker Gaston Sirino's absence and he is expected to start.


  • Themba Zwane, Mamelodi Sundowns, November 2020

    #9 ATTACKING MIDFIELDER - Themba Zwane

    The Bafana Bafana international is the first name on Sundowns head coach Manqoba Mnqgithi's team sheet as he is arguably the best player in the PSL.


  • Peter Shalulile, Mamelodi Sundowns, October 2020

    #10 STRIKER - Peter Shalulile 

    The 28-year-old frontman is in top form at the moment having netted in each of his last two league matches and he is undroppable at the moment.


  • Kermit Erasmus, Mamelodi Sundowns, November 2020

    #11 STRIKER - Kermit Erasmus 

    The experienced striker is slowly forming a formidable strike partnership with Shalulile. He has recorded the most assists (three) in the league thus far this season.