PSL

'One must die and Chiefs want to proceed'

2016-03-03 14:00
Steve Komphela and Eric Tinkler (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - Steve Komphela feels that it is a bit unfortunate that Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates are facing one another at the beginning stages of the Nedbank Cup.

According to Orlando Pirates official Twitter account, Komphela says that they have prepared well for the looming encounter at the FNB Stadium.

"Meeting in the last 32 is unfortunate because it's a tough start. It would have been nice to meet in the semis,” said Komphela.

"We have prepared well and we'll finish tomorrow. But it's a derby; one must die & Chiefs wants to proceed"

"It's a derby yes, but more importantly a knockout match. Pirates is our knockout opposition. We have to approach this game as so"

"There'll be 70 000 people there to see good football. Whether the win comes in 90 mins, ET or pens, the result must be there"

"Chiefs fans want to see us win & that is what I hope to see on the day"

Kick-off is at 15:00 on Saturday, March 5.

Read more on:    kaizer chiefs  |  nedbank cup  |  psl  |  steve komphela  |  soccer
NEXT ON SPORT24X

 

Read News24’s Comments Policy

Live Video Streaming
  • Blitz
    Mon, 24 Nov 2014 @00:00
  • SS1
    Mon, 24 Nov 2014 @01:00
  • SS2
    Mon, 24 Nov 2014 @02:00
  • SS3
    Mon, 24 Nov 2014 @03:00
Video Highlights
Sport Talk

Logs
Team P W PTS
Previous Results

Date Home Team Result Away Team
Vote

When all is said and done in the 2015/16 Absa Premiership season, who will be crowned champions of South Africa?

 
 
/Sport
Men
Women
Love 2 Meet
Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter

Featured

As the Absa Premiership nears the Christmas break, a little over half the season remains. Who will be crowned champions when all is said and done? Which teams will be relegated? Stay glued to Sport24 to find out!

Latest blogs
 

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

 
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.