Nigerian goalkeeper, Daniel Akpeyi has expressed readiness ahead of his reunion with former club Kaizer Chiefs FC when they face his current emplyers, Moroka Swallows.
Recall that Daniel Akpeyi was a Kaizer Chiefs player for two-and-a-half seasons before he was released at the end of the 2021/22 campaign following the expiration of his contract at the South African Club.
The 37-year-old Nigeria National team goalkeeper was without a a club for months, before opportunity arrived to join Moroka Swallows in January.
The Soweto derby takes place on Sunday, November 26, 2023 at the Dobsinville Stadium by 2;30pm.
“It’s just a regular feeling when you have to play any PSL team because your first goal is for you to grab a three points and stay on top of the league, like where we are at the moment,” Akpeyi told the media ahead of the match.
“It’s gonna be a bit emotional because you’re playing against a team that put you on top of the ladder. I think it’s gonna be all about it.
“The most important thing is the three points.”
This season, Akpeyi has made 10 appearances in the DStv Premiership , keeping four clean sheets, while conceding just six goals.
Moroka Swallows occupy 5th place with 18-points from 10-matches.
Kaizer Chief’s are placed 11th.