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It is yet another massive week for Maritzburg United as they continue their quest to steer to Absa Premiership safety when they host their inconsistent provincial rivals AmaZulu on Friday.
Maritzburg United coach Fadlu Davids hopes players in the Absa Premiership, including his own, will take a leaf out of Bloemfontein Celtic’s book, after the Free State club saw their coach and key defender scoop monthly PSL awards this week despite reported instability at the club.
Large crowds filled the sun-kissed streets of Pietermaritzburg on Monday to hail their hometown football heroes, Maritzburg United, at the end of an incredible season for the club.
Maritzburg United attacking midfielder Lebohang Maboe has set his sights on emulating the career of his father, legendary striker Sidwell Maboe, ahead of Saturday’s much-hyped Nedbank Cup final against Free State Stars in Cape Town.
After a patchy start to the Absa Premiership season, Maritzburg United’s recent success continues to draw strong crowds to Harry Gwala Stadium and coach Fadlu Davids is not letting his guard down in terms of on-field business.
Maritzburg United are in a very confident mood after winning four of their last six matches in the Absa Premiership, but head coach Fadlu Davids says they will not under-estimate struggling SuperSport United in this evening’s clash.
With transfer activity in full force here and abroad, Maritzburg United head coach Fadlu Davids is assessing a Ghanaian midfielder-cum-striker, Daniel Darkwah, with a view of adding him to the squad.
Following many weeks of odd results and drab football, the Absa Premiership log table makes for more stable reading with the country’s big three now leading the pack as the Christmas break draws nearer.
Just two months ago coach Fadlu Davids’ Maritzburg United coasted to the top section of the Absa Premiership standings, thanks to their opening four games without loss, but his coaching position now appears to be in danger.
Maritzburg United’s desperate management have introduced higher bonuses for their players for each match as a means to avoid a costly relegation from the Absa Premiership.
Young Maritzburg United talent Siphesihle Ndlovu said he is flattered by interest from some of the big guns in the Absa Premiership but insisted he is happy at his hometown club.
Maritzburg United will wrap up a successful 2017/18 season with a public parade through the streets of Pietermaritzburg on Monday.
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Maritzburg United face a major hurdle for their Nedbank Cup quarter-final this weekend because of an injury and suspension crisis that sees three key players ruled out of action.
Maritzburg United has confirmed one of their strikers, Luyanda Ntshangase, was struck by lightning during training.
Maritzburg United currently boast the best defensive record in the Absa Premiership after 16 matches, but defender Siyanda Xulu insists it will count for nothing come Wednesday night when they host SuperSport United at Harry Gwala Stadium.
Maritzburg United head coach Fadlu Davids hopes his side will carry their recent form into tonight’s tough Absa Premiership showdown against Mamelodi Sundowns in Pretoria.
Maritzburg United head coach Fadlu Davids says he has no concerns over the form of attacking midfielder Yazid Atouba despite his underwhelming start to life at the Midlands club.
Maritzburg United diehards will hope that the excitement of knockout football will help the team find their scoring boots again.
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