Cosmos target Chiefs at the Bay

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Jomo Cosmos will look to get the second half of the Absa Premiership season off to a positive start when they host Kaizer Chiefs at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Wednesday evening.

Cosmos played to a 2-2 draw at home to Santos in their last league match before the mid-season break.

The Gauteng team has recorded one win, four draws and three losses from eight home matches this term.

Ezenkosi are placed last on the Absa Premiership log with nine points from 15 matches.

Chiefs drew 0-0 away to AmaZulu in their last league match before the mid-season break.

The Soweto giants have recorded three wins, three draws and two losses from their eight away matches.

Amakhosi are placed third on the Absa Premiership log with 28 points from 15 matches.

In head-to-head stats, Cosmos and Chiefs have met in 48 league matches since 1985.

Amakhosi have 20 wins to Ezenkosi’s seven, while a full 21 matches have ended in draws.

At home, Cosmos’ record against Chiefs reads P24 W5 D8 L11.

When the teams met earlier this season, Amakhosi claimed a 2-1 win thanks to goals from Majoro and Dladla.

Kick-off is at 19H30