Cape Town - Orlando Pirates midfielder Thandani Ntshumayelo
insists the side will be looking to end their season on a high by aiming for
glory in the CAF Confederations Cup.
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The Buccaneers ended the PSL campaign empty handed after
failing in their Nedbank Cup title defence while also finishing fourth in the
Premiership following Saturday's 2-2 draw at Ajax Cape Town.
The Sea Robbers had to battle back from two goals down to
rescue a point at the Cape Town Stadium, although Ntshumayelo believes their
performance against the Urban Warriors stands them in good stead ahead of
Friday's Confed Cup play-off clash against AS Kaloum Star.
"We fought hard to come back (against Ajax) which
showed the character of the players," Bibo, as he is affectionately known,
told Soccer Laduma.
"Unfortunately we missed out on a top three spot but
our performance and the way we came back to fight hard to equalise; this will
be the sort of performance we will need against AS Kaloum Star on Friday.
"We want to do well in the Confed Cup and carry on with
our momentum in CAF tournaments. It’s important to all of us that we do well in
Kick-off is at 17:00 (SA time).