AmaZulu’s DStv Premiership season in numbers

Gabadihno Mhango of AmaZulu. ©Muzi Ntombela/BackpagePix

We take a closer statistical look at the numbers which have defined AmaZulu’s DStv Premiership 2022-23 season thus far.

13 – AmaZulu have played 13 matches thus far in the league season, recording four wins, five draws and four defeats.

17 – The number of points accumulated by AmaZulu thus far, leaving them in seventh spot and 11 points off the pace set by log leaders Mamelodi Sundowns.

2 – AmaZulu have had two permanent head coaches thus far in the season, with Brandon Truter replaced by Romain Folz in early October.

41 – The number of days (from today, Monday 21 November) until AmaZulu return to competitive action with a Premiership match against Sekhukhune United on 31 December 2022.

1170 – Only one player has played all 1170 possible minutes from the 13 league matches, and that is ever-present goalkeeper Veli Mothwa.

4 – Gabadinho Mhango is AmaZulu’s leading scorer in the league this season, having netted four times from nine appearances.

8 – AmaZulu have eight different goal scorers in the league this season – including one own goal in their favour.

7 – Ethan Brooks is the player who has been used as a substitute most often this season, rising off the bench seven times.

2 – AmaZulu have had two players sent off in the league season thus far: Tercious Malepe and Augustine Kwem.

4 – AmaZulu have kept four clean sheets this season.

72.8 – The percentage of AmaZulu’s goals which have arrived in the final 15 minutes of halves (evenly split at 36.4 percent each for the 30-45 and 75-90 minute periods).

46 – The average minute in which AmaZulu scored their first goal this season.

53 – The average minute in which AmaZulu conceded a first goal this season.