TTM are currently in 15th place in the league standings and are dangerously close to the bottom of the table at the moment. The away side slumped to a 1-0 defeat against Golden Arrows last week and cannot afford to drop points in this game.
Kaizer Chiefs, on the other hand, have staged a recovery after a shocking start to their season and are currently in eighth place in the South African Premier Division. The Chiefs have managed two victories on the trot and will want to build on their progress this week.
Kaizer Chiefs vs TTM Head-to-Head
TTM are playing their first season in South Africa's top-flight and have never played an official fixture against Kaizer Chiefs. The home side has been impressive at times this season and will want to get their record against the Glamour Boys off to a positive start.
Kaizer Chiefs will back themselves against the newly-promoted side and will view this game as an opportunity to get their season back on track. TTM have good players in their ranks and will want to pull off an upset this week.
Kaizer Chiefs form guide in the South African Premier Soccer League: W-W-L-D-L
TTM form guide in the South African Premier Soccer League: L-L-D-L-D
Kaizer Chiefs vs TTM Team News
Kaizer Chiefs have their fair share of injuries to account for in this game, with manager Gavin Hunt confirming that Reeve Frosler and Dumsani Zuma will be unavailable for this game.
Injured: Dumsani Zuma, Reeve Frosler
There have been several conflicting reports of player strikes and injuries from TTM and their sources over the past few weeks. Joseph Malongoane picked up a red card in TTM's previous game and is suspended for this match.
Doubtful: Lehlohonolo Nonyane, Mogakolodi Ngele, Lerato Lamola
Suspended: Joseph Malongoane
Kaizer Chiefs vs TTM Predicted XI
Kaizer Chiefs Predicted XI (4-4-2): Itumeleng Khune; Bongani Khumalo, Eric Mathoho, Daniel Cardoso, Kgotso Moleko; Nkosingiphile Ngcobo, Njabulo Blom, Anthony Akumu, Lebogang Manyama; Samir Nurkovic, Leonardo Castro
TTM Predicted XI (4-4-2): Washington Arubi; Edgar Manaka, Meshack Maphangule, Diamond Thopola, Nicholus Lukhubeni; Celimpilo Ngema, Lebohang Mabotja, Tebogo Thangwane, Thabo Rakhale; Bulelani Alfred Ndengane, Rhulani Manzini
Kaizer Chiefs vs TTM Prediction
Kaizer Chiefs have been visibly below their best this season but their recent performances will give the Glamour Boys plenty of confidence. The Chiefs have a powerful squad and will want to turn their season around this month.
TTM have struggled both on and off the pitch and will need to step up to the plate in this match. Kaizer Chiefs are the better team and hold all the cards going into this fixture.
Prediction: Kaizer Chiefs 3-1 TTM