Absa Premiership

Moloi confident of Bucs success

2015-07-22 19:15
Tebogo Moloi (Supplied)

Cape Town - Orlando Pirates assistant coach Tebogo Moloi admits the Buccaneers are up against a formidable opponent in CS Sfaxien, but insists a positive outcome is achievable.

Pirates will aim to bounce back after a 2-1 defeat at the hands of Zamalek in the CAF Confederations Cup earlier this month, a result which saw the Soweto giants drop off top spot in Group B to now sit three points adrift of the Egyptians.

Zamalek are on the summit with six points, Pirates have three while Sfaxien and AC Leopards have a point each, setting up a pulsating tie in Tunisia on Sunday.

"It is going to be a difficult game for us. They are tactically strong and just a good side all around," Moloi told the club's website.

"They qualify for CAF tournaments every year which indicates the calibre of team they are.

"Furthermore we know that the concentration levels of the sides from the north of the continent are quite high.

"They do have their weaknesses that we will definitely look to explore and try to take advantage of.

"Despite the loss in 2006 in Tunisia, we should have beaten them and I think our current squad is good enough to get the job done but there are certain aspects of our game that we need to improve upon."

Read more on:    orlando ­pirates  |  psl  |  soccer

 

Read News24’s Comments Policy

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
0 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.

Fixtures
Tuesday, 20 August 2019
AmaZulu v Orlando Pirates, King Zwelithini Stadium 19:30
Mamelodi Sundowns v Cape Town City, Lucas Moripe Stadium 19:30
Saturday, 24 August 2019
Golden Arrows v Chippa United, Sugar Ray Xulu Stadium 15:00
Black Leopards v Highlands Park, Thohoyandou Stadium 15:00
Kaizer Chiefs v SuperSport United, FNB Stadium 18:00
Sunday, 25 August 2019
Stellenbosch v Maritzburg United, Athlone Stadium 15:00
Baroka FC v Bloemfontein Celtic, Peter Mokaba Stadium 15:00
Logs
Team P W PTS
Previous Results

Date Home Team Result Away Team
Vote

And the 2019/20 Absa Premiership champions will be ... ?

 
 
Men
Women
Love 2 Meet
English Premiership flutter

Take Sport24's "expert" tips at your peril...

Featured

The 2018/19 Absa Premiership season is in full swing. Will Mamelodi Sundowns retain their title? Or can one of Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates, Wits, SuperSport United - or another team perhaps - snatch glory from the Brazilians? Be sure to visit Sport24 for all the latest news!

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.