Cape Town - Orlando Pirates have intensified their
preparations ahead of their Absa Premiership tie with SuperSport United.
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The Bucaneers welcomed Mpumalanga Black Aces at the Rand
Stadium, for a practice match in preparations for their PSL match against the
side from Pretoria.
Lucky Lekgwathi played a full match and revealed that the
team’s preparations for Sunday’s game “has been exciting.”
“The match was good for us,” said the Buccaneers captain to
their official website.
“We played a good team and even some of the guys who have
not had the chance to play a competitive match, were out on the field pushing
“We lost to SuperSport in the Telkom Knock Out Cup, but now
we have a chance to redeem ourselves by going to them and claim maximum points.
“The sad times we went through are now behind us and we are
now looking to start winning matches again.”
Bucs defeated Aces 3-2.
The team is set to travel to Polokwane on Saturday
afternoon, for their meeting with SuperSport United at Peter Mokaba Stadium on Sunday,
Kick-off is at 15:00.