Wits will chase their first win since the restart of the PSL when they take on Golden Arrows for a South African Premiership match at FNB Stadium on Tuesday. Kick-off is at 15:30 South African time.
Wits recorded a second successive draw (and a third in their last four league matches) when they held Orlando Pirates 0-0 in their opening fixture since the league restarted. The Clever Boys have claimed 18 points from 11 home matches thus far in the league campaign.
Arrows suffered an eighth defeat of the season when they were beaten 1-0 at Stellenbosch on August 15, extending their winless run in the league to three matches.
Abafana Bes’thende have taken just ten points from 12 away games in the 2019/20 season.
Wits vs Golden Arrows: Prediction
Prediction methodology explained
The expected win percentage is based off publicly available odds. For example, if a team’s odds are 2.30, the expected chance of winning is 43%. If the odds are 1.62 the expected chance of winning is 62% and so on. These are accurate at the time of writing but are subject to change. Where there is no value listed, the odds were not available at the time of writing.
In head-to-head stats, Wits and Arrows have met in 33 league matches since 2001/02. The Johannesburg side has claimed 20 wins compared to five for their Durban counterparts, while eight matches have been drawn. The Clever Boys have won have won 10 of their 16 home matches in the rivalry, suffering just two defeats in the process.
When the teams met earlier this season, at the Sugar Ray Xulu Stadium in December 2019, Wits claimed a 1-0 away win thanks to a first-half goal from Gift Motupa. The Clever Boys are unbeaten in their last four league clashes with Abafana Bes’thende.
Africanfootball.com is the leading authority on African football and your reference point for the beautiful game on the African continent. They provide in-depth reports, news and features around African players starring in Europe’s top divisions, as well as all major international tournaments such as the FIFA World Cup, the CAF Champions League, CAF Confederation Cup, African Nations Cup and junior World Cups.