Chippa United has touched down in East London ahead of their crucial Absa Premiership clash against Ajax Cape Town on Saturday, 06 May 2017.

The Chilli Boys are looking to return to their winning ways following two consecutive defeats in the league to Maritzburg United at home and away to Orlando Pirates last Saturday.

Having started the season in superb fashion, Chippa United form in the league this year has seen them sliding to a worrying 12th position in the league despite reaching the semi-finals of the Nedbank Cup.

Using East London as an alternative home for Chippa United might provide the tonic the team needs to return back to winning ways, and consolidate their status in the Premier League. The City is already buzzing with the presence of the ‘Pride of the Eastern Cape’ with people rushing for tickets for the game on Saturday.

Chippa United Executive Chairman, Siviwe ‘Chippa’ Mpengesi has invited among others the newly crowned, Mdantsane born, WBO Champion, Zolani ‘Last Born’ Tete as a special guest at the game on Saturday.

Tickets for the game are selling like ‘Shamrock Pies’ and supporters are urged to buy tickets early to avoid disappointment. Ticket prices – R40 for adults and R20 for children under the age of 12. Gates will open at 12h00. Fans will be entertained by local DJs.

Fans that do not have tickets should not come close to the stadium precinct as security have been put on high alert and perpetrators found with counterfeit  tickets will face might of the law.

The team has confirmed activitions ahead of the game.

Meet and Greet

Date: Wednesday, 03 May 2017

Venue: Mdantsane City, Mdantsane

Time: 14h30

School Activation

Date: Thursday, 04 May 2017

Venue: Ulwazi High School

Time: 07:45

Media is invited.

Open Media Training

Date: Thursday, 04 May 2017

Venue: Sisa Dukashe Stadium, Mdantsane