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Aces all set for GaRankuwa  

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Aces will be hosted by the Soshanguve franchise at the Giant Stadium this afternoon - kickoff 3pm

Alexandra Black Aces had a tough week preparing for the upcoming match against GaRankuwa United. Amazayoni lost a coach this week as Jacob Sakala left to join a PSL club, his departure will however not affect the Aces players.

The Gold City Giants have been hard at work and are fully focused on returning to winning ways away from home. The match will be played at the Giant Stadium, kickoff is at 15h00. Both teams come into the match looking to redeem themselves after dropping points last weekend. Aces will be led by caretaker coach Jonas “Lombi” Mabusela who is renowened for unearthing talent.

Mabusela was previously with Aces MDC team before his excellent work in the junior ranks earned him a position as assistant coach of the senior side ahead of the current campaign. Coach Mabusela will look to steer the team back to where they belong, a win against GaRankuwa United will go a long way in boosting the player’s fighting spirit and this will most likely result in consecutive wins for the club. Aces have been inconsistent throughout the season.

But with Mabusela at the helm, the club has a coach who understands the culture of the team and knows how to get the best out of his players. GaRankuwa United are currently 14th on the Gauteng ABC Motsepe League log standings. Playing at home, the Pretoria based club will be tough to beat. However Aces are confident of causing an upset, especially since the home team has failed to register a win in their last three matches, conceding three goals in the process.

Overall GaRankuwa United have one of the worst defensive records in the league with 20 goals conceded so far. On the other hand, Aces have scored at least one goal in all their matches since last November. The last game where Amazayoni failed to find the back of the net was against AmaBEE late last year. The Gold City Giants play attractive football, create goal scoring chances and are dangerous in-front of goals.

Aces will hope to keep their good scoring record going as they go in search of three points.

Week 16 ABC Motsepe League Fixtures

Alexandra United vs African All Stars

Orange Vaal vs M.Tigers

Mofolo BET Stars vs Dondol Stars

Leruma United vs Vaal Professionals

Alex Black Aces vs GaRankuwa United

Valencia vs AmaBEE

Maccabi vs JDR Stars

Baberwa vs Moroka Swallows

January 2018
It's United vs Aces on Saturday
Aces 0-2 Dondol
Aces host Dondol Stars
Birds down Aces
Aces start new year against Swallows
December 2017
Aces in fine win
Aces hosting Leruma United TODAY
Bad day for Aces
Aces up against African All Stars
Honours even in Tshwane
November 2017
Aces aim for 3-in-a-row
Aces vs M Tigers postponed
Can Aces tame the Tigers?
Great win by the Gold City Giants
Aces eyeing victory
Aces in fine win
Aces face Tembisa Sports Centre
Aces pipped in 7-goal classic
Aces in 6-pointer against Valencia
October 2017
Aces downed by league leaders
Aces up against league leaders
Aces 1-1 Dondol
Aces away to Dondol
Aces draw with Garankuwa
Aces searching for points
Aces back to winning ways
Aces need points against Callies
Aces pipped agin
Aces vs Baberwa fixture rescheduled
Aces downed by Dube
September 2017
Aces off to Soweto for Round 4
Aces in fine win
Aces determined
Aces pipped by United
Aces host Alex United
Aces exit Nedbank Cup
Aces defeated by Swallows
2017/18 league kickoff
Aces awaiting league kickoff
July 2017
Congrats to Lebo Manyama
April 2017
Aces decimate Valencia
March 2017
Last game of season
All square vs Maccabi
Its all about winning!
Baberwa defeat Aces
Honours even Vs Swallows
AmaZayoni vs AmaSwaiSwai
Honours even VS JDR
Aces face acid test against JDR Stars
February 2017
4-goal hero Mbiyozo drills Ama BEE