AmaZulu will face struggling Platinum Stars in an Absa Premiership match at the King Zwelithini Stadium on Saturday (starting 8.15pm)
Usuthu are exuding confidence after registering their second league win of the season when they defeated the defending champions Bidvest Wits 3-0 at home on Wednesday.
Rhulani Manzini (brace) and Michael Morton netted for AmaZulu, who are placed seventh on the league log with seven points from five games. They are only a point behind fourth-placed Kaizer Chiefs.
Meanwhile, Stars recorded their fourth league defeat of the season when they lost 1-0 to Lamontville Golden Arrows at the Royal Bafokeng Stadium on Wednesday.
As a result, Dikwena, who are still winless this season, are placed 16th on the league standings with one point from five games.
They are three points behind 14th-placed Polokwane City.