Cape Town - SuperSport United coach Gordon Igesund says that he expects
an entertaining game when they host Orlando Pirates.
The Buccaneers go into the game having beaten CS Sfaxien 2-0 in the
CAF Confederations Cup, while on the other hand SuperSport come into the tie brushing off a 3-1 defeat to Bidvest Wits in the MTN8 quarter-finals.
Igesund said his opponents have players who have match fitness more than anyone
in the league at the moment because they have been playing non-stop since last
"This will be an entertaining game,” Igesund told Sport24.
"Pirates are fit. They have been playing for almost the
whole year non-stop and to match them we have to up our game.
"We have to start the season on a good note by winning
this game, but it won't come on a silver platter.
"We have to fight for the win playing against such a
good team like Pirates.
"We are looking forward to a good game from both
Kick-off is at 19:30.