Absa Premiership

Soweto derby is 'for the fans'

2015-08-01 12:27
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Johannesburg - Former Orlando Pirates and Bafana Bafana midfielder Thabo Mngomeni hopes that the Carling Black Label Cup will provide some entertaining football on Saturday afternoon.

Mngomeni told Sport24 that both teams have exceptional players who always stand out.

“I just hope it will be an entertaining match, because the Soweto Derby is for the people,” Mngomeni told Sport24.

“I can’t really say which players will stand out ... it won’t be fair because both teams have exceptional players.

“I just hope some players will get a chance to play and showcase their talent ... as you know some players always stand out more than others.”

The FNB stadium will host the first derby of the season when the Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates clash at 15h30 on Saturday afternoon.

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Tuesday, 26 November 2019
Mamelodi Sundowns v AmaZulu, Loftus Versfeld Stadium 19:30
Highlands Park v Wits, Makhulong Stadium 19:30
Orlando Pirates v Polokwane City, Orlando Stadium 19:30
Wednesday, 27 November 2019
Stellenbosch v Kaizer Chiefs, Cape Town Stadium 19:30
Bloemfontein Celtic v Cape Town City, Dr Molemela Stadium 19:30
Maritzburg United v SuperSport United, Harry Gwala Stadium 19:30
Chippa United v Black Leopards, Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium 19:30
Baroka FC v Golden Arrows, Peter Mokaba Stadium 19:30
Saturday, 30 November 2019
Polokwane City v Bloemfontein Celtic, Old Peter Mokaba Stadium 15:30
Cape Town City v Highlands Park, Cape Town Stadium 18:00
Black Leopards v Golden Arrows, Thohoyandou Stadium 18:00
SuperSport United v Stellenbosch, Lucas Moripe Stadium 20:15
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