Pirates 'deserve' PSL title

2012-05-02 12:03

Johannesburg - Orlando Pirates goalkeeper Moeneeb Josephs feels the Premiership champions deserve to retain the league title.

The Sea Robbers, who are seeking to emulate last term's treble, moved three points clear of Mamelodi Sundowns at the summit with a 2-1 win over SuperSport United in Polokwane on Tuesday.

Downs, however, can reclaim top spot should they sink off-form Kaizer Chiefs at FNB Stadium on Wednesday night.

"I think we deserve this title again this season," Josephs told Bucs' website. "We have done well in the second round of the league and deservedly got to where we are.

"After this massive win against United, we have to keep focused and play to win our next two matches (against Bloemfontein Celtic and Golden Arrows). If we win all our matches, then we stand a great chance of winning the league again," concluded the former Ajax Cape Town net-minder.

Pirates have already claimed MTN8 and Nedbank Cup honours this season.


  • Itumeleng - 2012-05-02 13:51

    So does Mamelodi Sundowns, SuperSport and Swallows - Moeneeb.

      mggqotso - 2012-05-02 15:34

      Bucs all the way. Sundowns,Supersport and Swallows ngabakhaphi they won't win the league

      Gopolang - 2012-05-02 16:08

      That was before we beat supersports.

  • Tokollo - 2012-05-02 13:59

    The league is ours Slim kat. We have the calibre and team mentality to drive us to victory.

  • Emmanuel - 2012-05-02 14:02

    says who?

      mggqotso - 2012-05-02 15:31

      Buccaneers! it's ours again

  • Doctornice - 2012-05-02 14:10

    we own the league.

      thando.mahlomuza - 2012-05-02 14:29

      If chiefs can beat sundows then we good to go

  • msehoro - 2012-05-02 14:34

    BOSSO KE MANG? Pirates is taking the league NOMAKANJANE... Need we say more?

  • kgomotso.nthoroane - 2012-05-02 14:54

    I dont see chiefs bieng beaten for the 5th time in a row. Sundowns has to go through Pretoria derby, they wont make it. THIS IS FOR PIRATES FINISH AND KLARR...

      Godfrey - 2012-05-02 19:25

      Finish and klarr,the league is ours...we deserve it indeed

  • Malope - 2012-05-02 15:38

    Tonight 2 chiefs and 1 downs....the next PTA derby draw...Free state will finish their assignments with high marks...Pirates will lift PSL trophy once again

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