Cape Town - Orlando Pirates and Cape Town City FC will do
battle at the fabled FNB Stadium in an Absa Premiership clash on Tuesday
According to the club's official website, the Buccaneers have moved their encounter against their Cape
Town based counterparts to their alternative venue due to the unavailability of
The last time these two sides met, attacking midfielder
Riyaad Norodien fired a last minute strike to help Pirates secure a draw.
of the last two - and only encounters between the two sides, there has been
little to separate them, with both matches ending in draws.
The arrival of Cape Town City sees the return of Benni
McCarthy, a favoured son of Pirates, now cutting his teeth in top tier
McCarthy has had a good start to his managerial career, with his
side reaching the MTN8 Final as well as currently lying in 6th place, two
behind the unbeaten Buccaneers.
The Bucs will look to maintain their 100% home record as
they play their third match in seven days.
Kick off is at 19:30.