Free State Stars midfielder Paulus Masehe thinks that his team can upset the applecart during this year's Telkom Knockout campaign.
Craig Rosslee said the TKO fixture against Bloemfontein Celtic on Saturday would provide the ideal opportunity for AmaZulu to gather some momentum.
AmaZulu second-choice goalkeeper Aubrey Mathibe has defended team-mate Tapuwa Kapini for his blunder in Friday's 2-0 defeat to Bidvest Wits.
Platinum Stars have already failed to retain one of their titles but the TKO trophy is staying in Phokeng, according to their captain Vuyo Mere.
Lennox Bacela insists Pirates have put their loss in the MTN8 final behind them as they prepare for the first round of the Telkom Knockout.
Amazulu have failed to record a single victory this season but Marc Van Heerden remains confident that there will soon be a reversal of fortunes.
Maritzburg United coach Steve Komphela is not at all daunted by the prospect of visiting Kaizer Chiefs for a second consecutive week.
Orlando Pirates striker Helder Pelembe says he is ready to take his chance should he be called up to solve the team's recent goal-scoring troubles.
Kaizer Chiefs midfielder Siphiwe Tshabalala says that the mood in the Glamour Boys' camp is great after their strong start to the season.
Free State Stars boss Tom Saintfiet has targeted the Telkom Knockout as an opportunity for his side to make a statement in this campaign.
Orlando Pirates star Oupa Manyisa has targeted Sunday's Telkom Knockout last-16 clash against Polokwane City, as their chance to bounce back to winning ways.
The Premier Soccer League have confirmed the dates, times and venues for the opening round of the 2014 Telkom Knockout.
Ajax Cape Town head coach Roger de Sa says he expects a tough encounter when his side visits Black Aces on Saturday.
Ashley Hartog concedes that the prospects of securing a positive result against Chiefs at least once in the next month have decreased considerably.
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