Cape Town - Orlando Pirates coach Eric Tinkler says that
mathematically they still have a chance to break into the Absa Premiership top
According to KickOff, Tinkler admits that if they have set
themselves a target of breaking into the top three before the close of the
"That's a target. We will set the target while it is
mathematically possible," Tinkler says.
"There is actually a big gap between ourselves and
obviously Platinum Stars and Bidvest Wits.
"There is a big gap that we have to catch up and
unfortunately, we've to rely on certain clubs doing us a favours which I hoped
Chiefs would have done against Platinum Stars but it didn't happen."
Pirates are eager to break into the top three with playing
in Africa guaranteed.
He adds: "What is important is we worry about ourselves
and try to collect as many points as we can and see where we end up at the end
of the season.
"That's the target we set ourselves obviously."