Pitso Mosimane, Mamelodi Sundowns head coach has promised to battle for the Absa Premiership title race until the final kick
Sundowns and Chiefs are each on the identical 56 factors however with a 3 purpose distinction benefit to the Glamour Boys separating them.
On Saturday, Sundowns will face Black Leopards who stay on the relegation zone whereas Middendorp’s facet will come head-to-head with a facet battling for his or her Premiership standing – Baroka FC.
“You possibly can by no means be sad about all the things in life, don’t envy the neighbours, it’s a competitors and we’ve been gents. We’ve got given the competitors for all of the years even when wits received the league we gave them competitors to win it on the finish, it’s by no means straightforward,” mentioned Mosimane.
“Final 12 months we needed to win the final match to win the league so will give Chiefs the competitors and an excellent run even after we are dropping, we’ll by no means give it away on a silver platter, we’ll go for it. We’ve got closed a 13-point hole and that’s what I’m happy with,” he added.
Baroka gave Sundowns a tricky time and are more likely to do similar once they face Chiefs.
“We had just one probability to take the lead after Chiefs misplaced to Wits. That was the one probability we’ve ever had this season and we didn’t take it. However it’s tremendous, we will’t complain. What’s extra vital for me and for the group is the Champions League spot. We’re going once more for the seventh 12 months in a row and that reveals that we’re credible and we’re a group of substance, we aren’t fortunate,” mentioned the Downs mentor.