WATCH: Absa Premiership 2018/19 profile: Orlando Pirates

2018-08-03 10:23

A look at the profile of Absa Premiership side Orlando Pirates ahead of the 2018/19 season.


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Micho laments dramatic draw against CT City

2018-09-20 11:19

Pirates coach Milutin Sredojevic says his side should have beaten Cape Town City after a comfortable two goal lead over Cape Town City.

Absa Premiership

Citizens battle back for point in Soweto

2018-09-19 22:05

An improved second-half display from Cape Town City saw them battle back from two goals down to earn a draw with Orlando Pirates.

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Pirates finish strong to beat SuperSport

2018-09-15 22:46

Orlando Pirates finished strongly at the Orlando Stadium to secure an Absa Premiership win over SuperSport United.

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Pirates finishing coach: Strikers must be obsessed with scoring

2018-09-20 09:22

Orlando Pirates finishing coach Stephane Adam believes teaching the club's strikers to position themselves better for scoring chances is key.

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Micho warns Pirates players: Football can punch us back

2018-09-18 13:46

Orlando Pirates coach Milutin 'Micho' Sredojevic is wary of complacency ahead of Wednesday's clash with Cape Town City.

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Vincent Pule an injury doubt for Bucs

2018-09-14 11:33

Orlando Pirates attacking midfielder Vincent Pule is in a race against time to recover from injury for Saturday's league clash with Supersport United.

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WATCH: Patosi's volley stuns Pirates

2018-09-20 08:29

Ayanda Patosi stole the show in Soweto as his man-of-the-match performance secured a vital point for Cape Town City.

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Micho pleased with improving Bucs performances

2018-09-17 14:01

Orlando Pirates coach Milutin Sredojevic feels that the win over SuperSport was the most comprehensive display his men have delivered this season.

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Modiba: Pirates have quality midfielders

2018-09-13 16:14

SuperSport United midfielder Aubrey Modiba is confident that Matsatsantsa are ready to face Orlando Pirates, but is wary of the Soweto giants' midfield.

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Sangweni reveals reasons behind Pirates departure

2018-09-13 12:24

Thamsanqa Sangweni has suggested he failed at Orlando Pirates due to a breakdown in his relationship with assistant coach Rulani Mokwena.

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Igesund: Pirates need to start winning games

2018-09-10 10:18

Legendary former Orlando Pirates coach Gordon Igesund has urged the Buccaneers to start winning games immediately, warning of the threat of Wits.

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Palacios urges Pirates fans to support Gabuza

2018-09-06 13:05

Orlando Pirates' head of development, Augusto Palacios, has leapt to the defence of Thamsanqa Gabuza and urged South African football fans to stop booing players.

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Pirates to consult psychologist on Gabuza meltdown

2018-08-31 12:06

Orlando Pirates chairman Dr Irvin Khoza has spoken of the positive influence Thamsanqa Gabuza brings to the Bucs dressing room.

Absa Premiership

Micho: We cooled our heads at half-time

2018-08-29 12:39

Orlando Pirates coach Milutin Sredojevic praised the attitude of his players after a hard fought victory over Black Leopards.

Absa Premiership

Bibo: My son kept me away from drugs

2018-09-13 10:35

Thandani 'Bibo' Ntshumayelo has revealed that his son helped him stay away from drugs during his ban for cocaine use.

Absa Premiership

Mlambo named Pirates Player of the Month

2018-09-07 11:09

Orlando Pirates midfielder Xola Mlambo has been named as the club's LG Player of the Month for August, as voted by supporters.

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Mokwena hails Xola Mlambo as best midfielder in SA

2018-09-05 09:04

Orlando Pirates assistant coach Rhulani Mokwena has claimed that Xola Mlambo is the best midfielder in South Africa and should be playing for Bafana.

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Teko on Gabuza: 'Let's start being more supportive'

2018-08-30 11:41

In the wake of the Thamsanqa Gabuza incident, Teko Modise has asked South African fans to be more supportive of PSL players.

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Twitter reacts to Gabuza on-field meltdown

2018-08-29 08:52

Twitter has reacted to the bizarre scenes of Orlando Pirates striker Thamsanqa Gabuza's incredible on-field meltdown.

Absa Premiership

Moloi: Gabuza will be decisive in Africa

2018-09-11 14:09

Former Orlando Pirates player and assistant coach Teboho Moloi has urged the Buccaneers community to rally around Thamsanqa Gabuza.

Absa Premiership

New Pirates recruit Marcelo: 'I have a lot to learn'

2018-09-07 08:50

New Orlando Pirates defender Caio Marcelo is enjoying life with the Buccaneers, but has admitted that it will take some time to fully adapt.

Absa Premiership

Orlando Pirates sign Brazilian defender Caio Marcelo

2018-09-03 11:26

Orlando Pirates have announced the deadline-day signing of Brazilian defender Caio Marcelo after impressing staff during preseason training.

Absa Premiership

Komphela reveals advice given to Gabuza

2018-08-30 10:19

Bloemfontein Celtic coach Steve Komphela has revealed he urged Orlando Pirates striker Thamsanqa Gabuza to always look at the bright side of life.

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WATCH: Orlando Pirates star Gabuza's on-field meltdown

2018-08-29 07:53

Watch the bizarre scenes as Orlando Pirates striker Thamsanqa Gabuza threw his jersey at his own booing fans before angrily storming off the pitch.


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