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PREVIEW : SuperSport wary of threat posed by Galaxy

ATTERIDGEVILLE : After two consecutive losses, SuperSport United will be looking to get back to winning ways when they host TS Galaxy in a DStv Premiership clash on Friday afternoon.

Kick off at the Lucas Masterpieces Moripe Stadium in Atteridgeville is at 17 : 30.

Matsatsantsa a Pitori, who were unbeaten just a two weeks ago, suffered two successive 2 - 1 defeats at the hands of Kaizer Chiefs and Royal AM.

The two defeats saw United bring toppled from second on the table to fourth, by Stellenbosch and Royal AM, who are second and third respectively.

On Friday, SuperSport are back home in Atteridgeville and will be looking to avoid their third consecutive defeat this season.

They welcome a TS Galaxy side that comes of a morale boosting 2 - 1 victory over Baroka in midweek.

This was Galaxy's first league victory of the season and will be traveling to the nations capital, looking to build on the come from behind victory Bakgaga Ba Ga - Mphahlele.

Victory at the Mbombela Stadium on Tuesday, moved The Rockets from bottom of the log but they are not out of the woods yet as they are still in the relegation zone, placed 15th with just five points to their name. 

After coming maximum points for the first time under Sead Ramovic, the Mpumalanga side will be looking to collect more three points against a wounded SuperSport United side.

For the mere fact that Galaxy won the Baroka game coming from behind, should be motivation enough for Mpumalanga side to head to the Lucas Masterpieces Moripe Stadium in Atteridgeville with optimizing of clinching all three points.

A win for Galaxy will move them above Chippa United and Baroka, who are 14th and 13th to be level with 12th placed Swallows on 8 points.

Maximum points for the home side, SuperSport United will take them to 3rd position heading to matchday 10 weekend fixtures.

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