Maritzburg vs Wits: Match Facts

This will be the first ever meeting between the sides in the Telkom Knockout, with their only other cup clash coming when Maritzburg United were still known as Tembisa Classic in the 2006 FA Cup. Classic won 1-0.

Maritzburg have only ever reached the semi-finals of the Telkom Knockout once, in 2012, when they lost 3-0 Orlando Pirates. They secured a 2-0 win over Mamelodi Sundowns in the quarterfinals that year. They also made the quarterfinals in 2012 and 2015, but lost to SuperSport United and Pirates respectively.