Sunday's Nedbank Cup Joint Preview: Bloemfontein Celtic face Super Eagles, Witbank Spurs eye Maritzburg United scalp

Bloemfontein Celtic will lock horns with their Free State rivals Super Eagles in Bethlehem.

Phunya Sele Sele are keen to avoid an upset against their ABC Motsepe League neighbours, who are gunning for a spot in the Last 16.

Bloemfontein Celtic, Lehlolonolo Seema

Celtic will also looking to return to winning ways after losing 2-1 to SuperSport United in their previous PSL encounter..

Looking at Eagles, they are fresh from a 0-0 draw against Bloemfontein Young Tigers in the ABC Motsepe League match.

In Mpumalanga, Witbank Spurs will welcome Maritzburg United and the match has all the ingredients to produce fireworks.

Coached by the experienced Shakes Mashaba, National First Division (NFD) outfit Spurs will want to add the Team of Choice's woes.

Muhsin Ertugral & Mabhuti Khenyeza, Maritzburg United, January 2019

Looking at Maritzburg, who were the 2017/18 Nedbank Cup runners-up, they are still licking their wounds after losing to Mamelodi Sundowns and Chippa United in the top tier.

Lastly, Mbombela United will host Northern Cape Professionals FC in Nelspruit.

The NFD side is in high spirits following their 3-0 win over the University of Pretoria and they will chase their second win in a row in all competitions.

Professionals will make their debut in the Ke Yona competition and there is no better way to introduce themselves with a win.

The side is currently campaigning in the SAB Regional League.

Match Number Fixture Date Venue Kick-off Time TV channel
1 Witbank Spurs vs. Maritzburg United 27/01 Johann van Riebeeck Stadium 15h00 N/A
2 Super Eagles vs. Bloemfontein Celtic 27/01 Goble Park Stadium 15h00 SS10
3 Mbombela United vs. NC Professionals FC 27/01 KaNyamazane Stadium 15h00 N/A