**These odds were correct at the time of publishing but are subject to change**
The date for South Africa’s FA Final is set for Saturday 28th May 2022. Mamelodi Sundowns will battle for the trophy against Marumo Gallants in the much awaited competition. This post features a comprehensive preview of this game as well as free predictions for our readers. Read on and don’t forget to place your bet on our best picks.
Free Predictions and Tips for Mamelodi Sundowns vs Marumo Gallants
Mamelodi Sundowns defeated Royal AM 2-1 in the semis to progress to the finals while Marumo Gallants edged out Tshakuma Tsha Madzivandila 1-0 to progress to this game. At this point, the important question is which team will take home the FA Cup trophy? We have settled on the best two predictions for this game as follows:
Mamelodi Sundowns to win
Mamelodi Sundowns are our favourites to win the FA finals. While it pits them against defending champions, they boast a better scoring record than Marumo Gallants. The defending champions scored only three goals in their last three FA games while Mamelodi netted 13 goals in as many previous FA matches.
Under 2.5 goals
Fewer than three goals to be scored at full-time is another possible outcome. Both sides kept two clean sheets in their last tree FA outings. Notably, Marumo Gallants kept two clean sheets in their last three games, all of which were in the DStv Premiership. The defending champions, knowing very well that Mamelodi is a highly offensive outfit, will fight to defend their title.
Mamelodi Sundowns vs Marumo Betting Odds, H2H and Team Form
Here are the latest team stats, H2H and the best odds for the South Africa’s FA Cup final fixture, Mamelodi Sundowns vs Marumo Gallants.
Mamelodi Sundowns last five games-WLDWW
Marumo Gallants last five games-DDDLW
Mamelodi Sundowns vs Marumo Gallants South Africa FA Cup Final Preview and Fixture Analysis
The South Africa FA Cup Final pits Mamelodi Sundowns against Marumo Gallants. This fixture caps a highly competitive tournament that has seen team fight for one of the most sought-after trophies in the country. An average of 2.52 goals has been scored in the tournament so far, underscoring a competition that has seen most games end with fewer than three goals. We don’t expect much difference in this final event.
Kaizer Chiefs have the most titles (13) in the FA Cup. Kaizer Chiefs were, however, knocked out by TS Galaxy in February. Notably, Marumo Gallants comes to this fixture as the title holders and so, reaching this far gives them another chance to defend their crown. The question is will they do it against the unrelenting Sundowns?
Mamelodi Sundowns won all their last three FA games, scoring a total of 13 goals in those assignments and keeping two clean sheets in the process. On the flip-side, Marumo Gallants bagged two wins and one draw from their last three FA games.
The visitors also have two clean sheets from the last three FA matches but scored 10 goals less than Mamelodi Sundowns. Looking at how these teams have fared in the said games, Mamelodi have a higher chance of winning this game.
Frequently Asked Questions
Where is the venue for the South Africa FA final?
Loftus Versfeld Stadium in Tshwane/Pretoria, South Africa is the venue for this match.
What is the match kick off time?
The game is set to kick off at 19:00 GMT +3
How do these teams compare in previous duels?
Mamelodi Sundowns won 2, bagged 2draws and lost once to Marumo Gallants in the only 5 meetings that have taken place between these teams.