Absa Premiership champions Mamelodi Sundowns have eyes on the Nedbank Cup as they welcome third-tire side Vaal University of Technology in Pretoria today.
Sundowns made it to this last 16 round after dumping Tshwane rivals SuperSport United in the last 32. Pitso Mosimane has made no less than nine changes. The likes of Kennedy Mweene, Wayne Arendse, Tiyani Mabunda, Sammy Seabi and Keletso Makgwala get rare starts.
Sundowns could join the likes of Bloemfontein Celtic, Black Leopards, TS Sporting, Real Kings and Highlands Park in the final eight.
Meanwhile, Vaal have much confidence to draw from their last 32 win over PSL side Golden Arrows…
Full line ups:
Sundowns: Mweene, Lukhubeni, Lakay, Soumahoro, Seabi, Arendse, Mabunda, Makgalwa, Mkhulise, Maboe, Meza.
Subs: Pieterse, Madisha, Jali, Ngoma, Zwane, Mahlambi, Langerman.
VUT: Yet to be announced.