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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Xola Mlambo focused on Pirates amidst Bafana talk

2019-01-15 10:21

Xola Mlambo insists he is focused on his duties at Orlando Pirates, after being linked with a call-up to Stuart Baxter's Bafana Bafana squad.

Absa Premiership

Pirates youngster Foster agrees Monaco switch

2019-01-03 10:43

Orlando Pirates have confirmed the transfer of 18-year-old striker Lyle Foster to French giants AS Monaco on a four-year deal.

Absa Premiership

Erasmus set for PSL return - report

2018-12-11 13:56

Bafana Bafana forward Kermit Erasmus could reportedly seal a move to Cape Town City during the January transfer window.

Absa Premiership

Pirates held to goalless draw in Zimbabwe

2019-01-12 17:44

Orlando Pirates earned a point in their CAF Champions League opener after a goalless draw with Zimbabwean outfit FC Platinum.

Absa Premiership

Palacios: Not all players are as lucky as Teko Modise

2018-12-13 11:51

Orlando Pirates Head of Youth Development Augusto Palacios believes players reaching their peak at 26 like Teko Modise did is an exception to the norm.

Absa Premiership

Pirates shift focus to PSL

2018-12-11 10:16

Orlando Pirates will have little time to lick their wounds after bombing out of the TKO final when they face Free State Stars on Tuesday.

Absa Premiership

Pirates eager to pile pressure on Wits

2019-01-08 08:19

Orlando Pirates will have a good chance to close the gap on Absa Premiership leaders Wits when they take on struggling Chippa United.

Absa Premiership

Kermit Erasmus returns to the PSL, joins CT City

2018-12-12 08:07

Absa Premiership outfit Cape Town City have confirmed the signing of Kermit Erasmus from Portuguese outfit Vitoria de Setubal.

Absa Premiership

Pirates striker Foster trying not to think of Monaco future

2018-12-04 09:01

Orlando Pirates striker Lyle Foster may be set to join Ligue 1 giants Monaco in January, but right now he still considers himself a Buccaneers player.

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Micho: We need to be self critical

2018-12-03 13:18

Orlando Pirates head coach Milutin 'Micho' Sredojevic admits he was disappointed with his side's performances at home so far this season.

Absa Premiership

Pitso believes Chiefs and Pirates can progress in Africa

2018-11-15 08:13

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane believes Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates can progress to the next round of their respective competitions in Africa.

Absa Premiership

Micho: I would personally slap Zungu

2018-11-12 14:46

Orlando Pirates coach Milutin Sredojevic admits that he would have slapped Bungani Zungu for his recent comments.

Absa Premiership

Sredojevic: Mabokgwane not an ordinary goalkeeper

2018-10-31 11:13

Milutin Sredojevic says his decision to drop Jackson Mabokgwane for the Soweto derby was tactical and the 30-year-old is not an ordinary goalkeeper.

Absa Premiership

Vukusic: Orlando Pirates won't be excited to face us

2018-10-30 12:24

Polokwane City coach Jozef Vukusic has claimed that Orlando Pirates will not be looking forward to facing Rise and Shine at the Peter Mokaba Stadium.

Absa Premiership

Memela ruled out of Soweto derby

2018-10-26 08:54

Orlando Pirates have confirmed that Luvuyo Memela has been ruled out for three weeks and will miss this weekend's Soweto derby against Kaizer Chiefs.

Absa Premiership

Sredojevic: We must be clinical against Chiefs

2018-10-24 09:14

Orlando Pirates coach Milutin Sredojevic says his side will need to be at their best to overcome rivals Kaizer Chiefs in the Soweto derby on Saturday.

Absa Premiership

Pirates frustrated at home by Maritzburg

2018-12-01 22:50

Absa Premiership log leaders Orlando Pirates were held to a goalless draw by Maritzburg United at the Orlando Stadium.

Absa Premiership

Rulani Mokwena in UK for educational trip

2018-11-14 11:07

Orlando Pirates assistant coach Rulani Mokwena has confirmed he was in the United Kingdom spending time with Liverpool on an educational trip.

Absa Premiership

Mosimane: We stopped Pirates from partying

2018-11-12 10:23

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane was happier with the performance than the result as they shared the spoils with Orlando Pirates in a goalless draw.

Absa Premiership

Pule heaps praise on Mulenga

2018-10-31 10:04

Midfielder Vincent Pule has heaped praise on his Orlando Pirates team-mate Augustine Mulenga.

Absa Premiership

Micho: Players worked hard and football paid them back

2018-10-29 09:11

Orlando Pirates coach Milutin Sredojevic paid tribute to his side's resilience after their 2-1 Soweto Derby comeback victory over Kaizer Chiefs.

Absa Premiership

Khune eager to end Chiefs' winless run against Pirates

2018-10-25 11:15

Itumeleng Khune has admitted that Kaizer Chiefs players will have to dig deep to end their winless run against Orlando Pirates ahead of the Soweto derby.

Absa Premiership

Bucs aim for clinical performance against Chiefs

2018-10-23 14:51

Orlando Pirates coach Milutin Sredojevic says his side will need to be at their best to overcome rivals Kaizer Chiefs in the Soweto derby.

Absa Premiership

Manyama set for Soweto derby return

2018-11-21 13:44

Kaizer Chiefs are confident that both Lebogang Manyama and Bernard Parker will be fit for Saturday's Telkom Knockout semi-final against Orlando Pirates.

Absa Premiership

Chiefs to use FIFA break to recover for Pirates clash

2018-11-13 07:58

Kaizer Chiefs coach Giovanni Solinas says the club will use the FIFA international break to allow injured players to fully recover ahead of their clash against Orlando Pirates.

Absa Premiership

Micho critical of Shonga doubters

2018-11-08 09:17

Orlando Pirates coach Milutin Sredojevic has sent out a strong message to the critics who have attempted to kill Justin Shonga's confidence this season.

Absa Premiership

Soweto derby a rare full-house attraction in SA sport

2018-10-30 14:32

The ongoing anomalies that exist and blight the SA sport spectrum were brought home forcibly this past weekend in the Soweto derby, says Sy Lerman.

Absa Premiership

Billiat feels privileged ahead of the Soweto derby

2018-10-26 11:04

Kazier Chiefs star Khama Billiat expects an electric atmosphere at a sold out FNB Stadium when he makes his Soweto derby debut.

Absa Premiership

Not Billiat but Katsande is Chiefs' real threat, says Mokwena

2018-10-24 12:00

Orlando Pirates assistant coach Rhulani Mokwena says they have been working on a way to prevent Kaizer Chiefs from playing through Willard Katsande.

Absa Premiership

Micho reminds Mobara he had 'Neymar in his pocket'

2018-10-22 14:47

Orlando Pirates coach Milutin Sredojevic wants Abbubaker Mobara to excel and reminded the player of how he defended against Neymar for Amaglug-glug.


Tuesday, 22 January 2019
Orlando Pirates v Baroka FC, Orlando Stadium 19:30
Sunday, 03 February 2019
SuperSport United v Orlando Pirates, Lucas Moripe Stadium 15:30
Saturday, 09 February 2019
Kaizer Chiefs v Orlando Pirates, FNB Stadium 15:30
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