Kaizer Chiefs beat Platinum Stars 1-0 in an ABSA Premiership match at the FNB stadium in Johannesburg.

Amakhosi came into the match eager to appease their faithful. In their last match, they suffered a 3-0 loss at home to Chippa United.

Stars, on the other hand, are desperate to move from the bottom of the standings.

Chiefs took the lead in the second half. The clock is ticking for Dikwena who are still at the bottom of the log with 21 points from 27 matches.

Meanwhile in third-placed Maritzburg United were too good for Baroka FC, winning their match 2-0 at the Peter Mokaba stadium in Polokwane.

Maritzburg United travelled to Polokwane to face Baroka FC.

United were looking to cement their top three position on the log.

After a moment of silence in remembrance of the late struggle stalwarts, Mama Winnie Madikizela-Mandela and Zola Skweyiya, the Fadlu Davids-led side took the game to Baroka.

Baroka were looking for a quick response, but in vain. It was an end-to-end situation.

And Siphesihle Ndlovu made it 2-0 for the Team of Choice.