Cape Town - Issa
Sarr believes a considerable amount of ground can be covered during the current
international break, adding that Orlando Pirates have been keeping busy
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There have been several breaks throughout the current
campaign - one of them extended by the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations - and Pirates
are not going to waste this opportunity ensure that the club is adequately
prepared for the business end of the league campaign. Commentary from Sarr
would suggest as much.
"We have been playing friendly games and the games have
been helping to keep us busy," Sarr told Soccer Laduma.
"It's important at this stage of the season that we
keep playing all the time.
"The management and the technical team made sure we
kept busy which is very good and it was good for the team and the
The next assignment for Orlando Pirates will be a CAF
Confederation Cup fixture against the Uganda Revenue authority next Saturday.
At this juncture, the balance of power in this fixture
appears to be in Pirates' favour.
However, travelling on the continent has never been easy for
South African teams and the status quo is unlikely to change next week either.