Chippa suffered a fourth defeat from their last five League matches when they were beaten 2-1 by University of Pretoria on Tuesday.
The Eastern Cape side has claimed 15 points from their nine home matches so far this season.
Their next three League opponents are Ajax Cape Town (away), Polokwane City (home) and Orlando Pirates (away).
The Chilli Boys are placed 10th on the log with 22 points from 18 matches.
Maritzburg suffered a third successive League defeat when they lost 2-1 at home to Bidvest Wits on Tuesday.
The KwaZulu-Natal side has claimed nine points from eight away matches this season.
Their next three League opponents are Free State Stars (home), University of Pretoria (away) and Kaizer Chiefs (home).
The Team of Choice is placed seventh on the log with 22 points from 18 matches.
In head-to-head duels, Chippa and Maritzburg have met in three League matches since 2012/13, with Maritzburg winning every time.
Chippa’s only previous home match against Maritzburg was a 1-0 loss in the 2012/13 season.
When the teams met earlier this season, the Team of Choice claimed an emphatic 3-0 home victory.
Previous League meetings:
Season Result Scorers
2012/13 Chippa 0-1 Maritzburg Zulu
2012/13 Maritzburg 2-0 Chippa Mandaza, Malajila
2014/15 Maritzburg 3-0 Chippa Anas, Vilakazi, Van Wyk