National First Division (NFD) sides AmaZulu and Thanda Royal Zulu are set to square off in the 2016 Premiers Cup encounter this Saturday.
The two KwaZulu-Natal rivals will face each other in the second quarter-final encounter at the Umhlathuze Sports Complex and kick-off is at 1h30pm.
During the 2015 Premiers Cup, Thanda and AmaZulu locked horns in the semi-finals of the pre-season tournament.
The exciting encounter ended in a 3-3 stalemate and Amabhubesi emerged 4-2 winners on penalties.
We take a look at the two most recent competitive clashes between the KwaZulu-Natal clubs, AmaZulu and Thanda.
The two sides faced each other in the NFD first round clash in Richards Bay and they drew 0-0 in August 2015.
The next league meeting between Usuthu and Amabhubesi took place in the city of Durban.
Thanda defeated AmaZulu 2-1 with Muhammed Zaid Patel netted the latter’s consolation goal in the first-half.
The winner between AmaZulu and Thanda on Saturday will to take on Maritzburg United in the semi-final clash on Sunday.Share