Subs: Anderson, Potouriois, Makola, Gaxa, Roberts, Zulu, Prince.
Cape Town City: Leeuwenburgh, Mashego, Mobara, Fielies, Mkhize, Mdkeke, Mdantsane, Ralani, Nodada, Martin, Morris.
Subs: Mpandle, Sanoka, Allie, Bongo, Mbourou, Hlongwane, Bhengu, Moseamedi.
Maritzburg: Barr, Ismail, Shandu, Kutumela, De Reuck, Hlubi, Buchanan, Claasen, Tlolane, Meza, Modise.
Starting lineups for the game as are follows:
Hello and welcome to today's coverage of the DSTV Premiership as Maritzburg United plays Cape Town City FC at the Harry Gwala Stadium in Pietermaritzburg
Claasen sends the ball to Kutumela who hits the ball into the bottom right corner. He is flagged for offside.
Both sides are playing cautiously so far. City are dominating possession.
Cape Town City build-up from the back.
GOAL! Cape Town City! Mdantsane fires a low shot into the bottom corner. Maritzburg United 0-1 Cape Town City.
Questions are being asked of how Maritzburg will cope this season after they lost Richard Ofori and Siyanda Xulu during the offseason.
City control possession.
Mokeke tries to find Fielies but it was a misplaced pass. Modise takes a shot which goes wide.
After spotting Barr off his line, Ralani attempts a long-range shot. The crossbar prevents Maritzburg from conceding.
City build up from the back. Mdantsane then takes a right-footed shot which Barr saves.
Buchanan plays a good ball for Meza. Fielies produces a good challenge to clear the danger.
At the half-hour mark, it remains 1-0 to City.
Close! A free-kick from Buchanan is palmed away by Leeuwenburgh.
Modise attempts to surge in from the left side of the field. Martin catches up and stops him in his tracks.
Mkhize fouls Ismail. The Cape Town City skipper gets a final warning.
Buchanan gets the first yellow card of the match after tackling Martin.
Maritzburg are down to ten men. Ismail is shown a red-card by referee Luxolo Badi after bringing down Martin and denying him a goal scoring opportunity.
The second half is underway.
HALF-TIME Maritzburg United 0-0 Cape Town City
Allie produces a good challenge to win the ball from Martin and prevent him from scoring a second for City.
Claasen earns himself a yellow card following a wild challenge on Mokeke.
Mdantsane is down with a shoulder injury. He looks set to be replaced.
Cape Town City make a change as Makola comes on for Mdantsane.
Mkhize gets on the end of Nodada's pass. He crosses the ball low and it is too fast for any City player to meet it.
A cross from Mashego finds Martin but his shot is saved well by Barr.
Martin gets on the end of Ralani's cross. Barr makes another save.
City makes a change as Prince is on for Morris.
Kutumela wins the ball back and starts a counter. He plays in Moseamedi but the substitute drags his shot wide with his right foot.
Following a heavy collision with Sanoka, Nodada is off the field and receiving treatment.
Opoku links up well with Nodada. Allie's challenge on Nodada puts him off.
Maritzburg are pushing well but City keeps defending to push them out.
City make a change as Roberts comes on for Ralani.
Fielies has been solid today and he heads out another Maritzburg cross.
Full-TIME: Maritzburg United 0-1 Cape Town City FC
There will be four minutes of second half stoppage time.