Fact: Chiefs have conceded 13 top-flight goals since the league resumed in August, more than any other side.
Fact: Chippa have kept the most clean sheets at home in the league since the start of last season (10).
Fact: Since last lifting the title in 2014/15, Chiefs have lost five league matches to Sundowns and also 5 to Chippa, the highest number of league defeats they have suffered to any PSL side.
Kaizer Chiefs subs: Khune, Mphahlele, Sasman, Mashiane, Katsande, Ntshangase, Parker, Sifama, Lesako.
Chippa United subs: Mazibuko, Nkewana, Mogakwe, Ngobe, Mokhele, Manqola, Cezu, Eva Nga, Sekotlong.
Kaizer Chiefs starting XI: Akpeyi, Frosler, Ngezana, Cardoso, Zulu, Blom, Baccus, Manyama, Ngcobo, Billiat, Castro.
Chippa United starting XI: Mothwa, Damons, Nhlapo, Nsabiyumva, Hanamub, Rae, Mdlinzo, Mahola, Maloisane, Kwem, Dinge.
Hello and welcome to tonight's live coverage of the Chippa United vs Kaizer Chiefs match in the DSTV PSL. Kickoff is at 7.30pm at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium.
Foul... Ngezana hacks down Kwem and the Chiefs defender is very lucky not to go into the book.
We are underway as Chiefs kick us off!
Chippa have the first decent attack as Maloisane gets forward down the left, finds Kwem and the Nigerian striker turns Ngezana but his touch is too heavy.
Chiefs win a freekick as referee Jelly Chavani gives a handball but Billiat's delivery is easily caught by Mothwa.
It's been a scrappy start to this game with plenty of fouls in midfield.
Ngezana gives away another foul for a high boot on Kwem. It's been a very rusty start for the centre back so far.
Chippa take the freekick short as Maloisane tries to find Nhlapo's run into the box but he narrowly fails to get onto the pass.
Chiefs have a decent attack as Frosler finds Billiat between the lines but the latter's pass towards Ngcobo goes astray.
Castro receives on the halfway line for Chiefs and drives at the Chippa backline before being pulled back by Mdlinzo. The Chippa man somehow avoids a caution for that foul.
Billiat takes the freekick for Chiefs from 30 yards out but his effort goes well wide of the left hand post.
Cardoso gives the ball away for Chiefs but Gavin Hunt's side presses well, forces Mahola into an error and get into the box but Billiat's backheel comes to nothing.
Chippa give the ball away in their own half again and Billiat gets free on the edge of the box but drags his shot wide of the target. Chiefs are pressing well here.
Chippa now see a buildup end with a handball by Hanamub on the left. That is sloppy play by the hosts.
Close! Chiefs take the freekick quickly as Frosler finds Billiat up the line on the right and the latter's cross is turned just wide of his own goal by Nsabiyumva.
Hanamub fouls Manyama on the Chiefs right for the 10th foul of the game already.
CHANCE! Billiat takes the freekick, Baccus flicks on, Cardoso puts the ball across goal and Castro heads the chance against the post! That should have been the opener!
Close! Chiefs have another good opening as Manyama and Billiat play a double one-two and the ball finds Castro, who lobs his shot over the goalkeeper and also over the bar.
Yet another foul by Mdlinzo is given away after Ngcobo had nutmegged Rae for Chiefs.
CROSSBAR! Manyama takes a superb freekick from 30 yards out and his effort cannons back off the crossbar with Mothwa beaten. Gavin Hunt is shaking his head on the bench over his team's bad luck.
Chippa have a rare attack as Mahola tries a pass over the top for Maloisane but the offside flag is raised.
Ngezana looks to have fouled Kwem again but the referee waves away the protests.
POST! For the third time in the game, Chiefs hit the woodwork! A long ball from Akpeyi is flicked on by Castro to Billiat, who beats Nhlapo and strikes the post from 18 yards. Mothwa got a hand to that shot... good save!
Manyama delivers the resulting corner into the box for Chiefs but Baccus heads his effort wide of goal.
Chippa finally have a good spell of pressure as Hanamub and Dinge deliver crosses into the box but Chiefs deal with the deliveries well.
The half-time whistle blows. It's Chippa 0-0 Chiefs but the visitors have bossed this game and hit the woodwork three times.
Maloisane goes close for Chippa as he control Dinge's low cross and fires over the bar.
The fouth official indicates one minute of additional time to be played.
The second half is underway as Chippa kick us off.
Chippa make a change at half time as Mokhele replaces Mdlinzo.
Chiefs have their first corner of the second half as a Blom pass seems to be deflected behind. Replays show it should have been a goalkick.
We are now going to see the first yellow of the game as Chiefs' Baccus pulls back Hanamub.
Chiefs have a reasonable opening as Frosler swings in a cross with his left foot but Ngcobo has an air shot when he tries a volley.
So far, Chiefs have had 16 shots to just one for Chippa. It's been one way traffic.
Billiat picks up the ball on the edge of the Chippa box but drags his shot wide of the post.
Casto tries an acrobatic effort for Chiefs after he takes a Ngcobo diagonal on his chest.
CHANCE! Chippa yet again give the ball away cheaply, Billiat plays a reverse pass to Ngcobo inside the box but the youngster can't control the pass and a big opening goes a-begging.
Maloisane is caught on the knee by Manyama but it was a complete accident.
Mokhele delivers a lovely freekick from wide for Chippa but Cardoso crucially heads clear before any attackers can pounce.
CHANCE! Akpeyi's long kick is flicked on by Castro, the ball falls to Billiat and he slips in Manyama. The latter has a great opportunity but Mothwa stands tall to save the shot.
CHANCE! Cardoso flicks on Billiat's corner, Mothwa saves superbly again and the effort deflects just wide off Nsabiyumva! How have Chiefs not scored tonight?!
CHANCE! Billiat swings in a corner and Ngezana has a free header which draws another excellent save out of Chippa 'keeper Mothwa!
Mothwa saves again! Cardoso picks up the ball on the edge of the box and hits a powerful shot which the goalkeeper tips over.
Chiefs have had 19 shots with 9 on target so far. Chippa have only had one shot off target all night. Yet it's still 0-0.
Philani Zulu comes forward from fullback and finds Ngcobo for Chiefs. The playmaker takes a shot and forces Mothwa into yet another top save. Now 20 shots for Amakhosi tonight without a goal.
Chiefs win their 12th corner of th night but when Manyama delivers, it is caught well by Mothwa.
Chiefs make their first change as Parker comes on to replace Castro. The Colombian is still working his way to full fitness but was excellent tonight.
Chippa make their second change as Sekotlong is introduced in place of Dinge.
GOAL! Chiefs finally get the goal they deserve! Manyama runs onto Parker's pass and puts in a low cross which is turned into his own net by Damons! Chippa 0-1 Chiefs thakns to an own goal.
Chippa make another change as Eva Nga replaces Kwem up front for Chippa.
Rae takes a long throw for Chippa into the Chiefs box but the away side defend the delivery strongly.
Chiefs counter attack at speed but Frosler's pass is too heavy after a great diagonal pass by Parker.
Chiefs make an enforced change as Baccus goes off with cramp and Katsande is introduced.
Close! A through ball by Manyama so nearly finds Parker's run but instead Mothwa gets there first and is caught late by the veteran Chiefs forward.
Frosler is booked for Chiefs for tugging back Sekotlong.
Referee Jelly Chavani blows the full time whistle and Chiefs take a 1-0 win after a fantastic performance where they completely dominated. Chippa 0-1 Chiefs. Thanks for joining us.
Chiefs make a change to wind down the clock as Mphahlele replaces Ngcobo in the second minute of added time.
The fourth official indicates a minimum of three additional minutes to be played.