Chiefs starting XI announced
The voters have decided, Kaizer Chiefs’ starting line-up for Saturday’s Carling Black Label Champion Cup match against Orlando Pirates was announced on Wednesday night.
Missing from the final XI is Siphiwe Tshabalala, as he was withdrawn due to a light injury sustained during pre-season. He will be replaced by Hendrick Ekstein.
The supporters have voted for Amakhosi to play Saturday’s game in a 4-4-2 formation. The match, which is sold out, will take place at FNB Stadium (kick-off is at 15:30).
Itumeleng Khune got with 410 056 the most votes, while, Gustavo Páez got to 375 319. Bernard Parker also made the top 3, ending on 319 043 votes.
The following starting XI was voted in by the fans:
Khune; Mphahlele, Mathoho, Gordinho, Masilela; Ekstein, Katsande, Maluleka, Lebese; Parker, Páez