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Sundowns vs Chiefs: Glimmer of hope, Du Preez spotted running

Kaizer Chiefs are crossing fingers to have striker Ashley du Preez accessible for Saturday's crunch experience against Mamelodi Sundowns.


Start off at Loftus Versveld Stadium is at 15:00.


Du Preez supported a crotch injury in Chiefs' 3-0 win over Maritzburg United in midweek, and he didn't complete the game.


The expedient assailant had proactively opened his goalscoring represent Chiefs when Mduduzi Shabalala had his spot on the contribute the 86th moment.


Shabalala likewise enlisted his name on the scoresheet with a troublesome tap-in profound into stoppage time, additionally, for his most memorable objective in the senior group.


Presently, there are worries that Du Preez could be managed out of the experience away to Sundowns because of the very injury that drove him away from the pitch.


Notwithstanding, fortunately Du Preez revealed for preparing on Thursday, and was really seen running in his soccer boots on the pitch.


What's hazy, however, is whether the 24-year-old partook in the group's full instructional meeting on the day.


In any case, Du Preez has opportunity and energy to work with the clinical group and check whether he can recuperate on time for the match in Tshwane.

Ashley du Preez at the Kaizer Chiefs preparing grounds on Thursday. Photograph: @KaizerChiefs/Twitter

WHO COULD LEAD KAIZER CHIEFS ATTACK VS SUNDOWNS IF DU PREEZ ISN'T FIT?

If Du Preez doesn't shake off the injury, Chiefs will be left with no choice except for to depend on Khama Billiat as their misleading 9.


This notwithstanding Shabalala lifting his hand for a spot in the firing line-up in midweek as the game against Sundowns is viewed as prominent.


Players, for example, Keagan Dolly and Kgaogelo Sekgota may likewise be supposed to step in and assist Billiat in driving the Chiefs with going after against Sundowns in the event that Du Preez bombs a late wellness test.


Source:https://www.thesouthafrican.com/sport/soccer/psl-south-africa/mamelodi-sundowns-vs-kaizer-chiefs-glimmer-of-hope-ashley-du-preez-spotted-running-groin-injury-picked-up-against-maritzburg-united-late-fitness-test-11-august-2022-breaking/

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