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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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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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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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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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.

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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.

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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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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.

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Micho: Finishing still our problem

2018-08-21 08:36

Orlando Pirates head coach Milutin Sredojevic has admitted that finishing is still an area of concern for the Soweto giants.

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Ndengane: I knew what to expect from Gabuza

2018-08-20 10:00

Bloemfontein Celtic defender Alfred Ndengane has claimed that he was well-prepared to deal with Thamsanqa Gabuza during Sunday's win over Orlando Pirates.

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Buccaneers eager to issue Wits first defeat

2018-08-15 08:05

Orlando Pirates will be looking to hand Wits their first defeat of the new season when they meet in an Absa Premiership encounter.

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Pirates, Chippa target first Absa Premiership win

2018-08-08 11:20

Chippa United and Orlando Pirates will hope to record their first win of the season when they meet at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium.

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Kutumela relieved to be training again

2018-08-01 08:16

Orlando Pirates forward Thabiso Kutumela admits he has taken comfort from training with the rest of the squad again after his long injury lay-off.

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Micho: I want Kambole at Pirates

2018-07-20 12:03

Orlando Pirates coach Milutin Sredojevic has confirmed his interest in Zesco United striker Lazarous Kambole.

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Pirates set to trim squad

2018-06-26 12:36

With pre-season preparations underway at Orlando Pirates, has revealed that they are soon to reduce their squad size.

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Micho urges patience with finishing coach

2018-08-20 08:14

Orlando Pirates coach Milutin Sredojevic has urged patience with finishing coach Stephane Adam, insisting that his work will pay off in the long run.

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Jele: Pirates' silly mistakes are killing our supporters

2018-08-16 11:54

Orlando Pirates captain Happy Jele says the Sea Robbers have to go back to the drawing board to improve their game after back to back defeats.

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Micho: We'll cope with fixture congestion

2018-08-14 10:59

Orlando Pirates coach Milutin Sredojevic has refused to complain about his side's congested start to the season.

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Sredojevic explains 'blessing in disguise' for Pirates

2018-08-06 14:27

Orlando Pirates coach Milutin Sredojevic believes that it is possible for the club to redeem themselves in the Absa Premiership even when points are dropped.

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Morrison leaves Pirates, but denies Chippa signing

2018-07-25 15:06

Bernard Morrison has confirmed his departure from Orlando Pirates, but insists there is no truth to the rumours that's he's joined Chippa United.

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Mahachi: Pirates mentality very different to Arrows

2018-07-18 08:23

Kudakwashe Mahachi has admitted that the mentality at Orlando Pirates is of a different class to that of his former club, Golden Arrows.

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Pirates confirm changes to technical team

2018-06-25 15:29

Absa Premiership outfit Orlando Pirates have confirmed changes to their technical team ahead of the new season.

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Fernandez has sympathy for Sandilands

2018-08-17 12:11

Former Orlando Pirates and Bafana Bafana goalkeeper Rowen Fernandez sympathises with Wayne Sandilands following his error against Highlands Park.

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Micho: No magic button to press for Bucs success

2018-08-16 08:38

Orlando Pirates coach Milutin Sredojevic says success cannot be achieved automatically as it requires plenty of hard to work to achieve.

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Pirates did the right thing to hire striking coach, says Fish

2018-08-08 13:43

Former Orlando Pirates defender Mark Fish foresees a successful season ahead domestically and on the continent for the Sea Robbers.

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Da Gama: We got our tactics right against Pirates

2018-08-06 09:48

Highlands Park coach Owen da Gama has admitted that Orlando Pirates outplayed his side in their 1-1 draw at Orlando Stadium

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Mulenga backing Pirates for silverware

2018-07-25 10:54

Augustine Mulenga is confident Orlando Pirates will build from last season's second place Absa Premiership finish to challenge for honours in the new campaign.

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Makaab working to find new club for Gcaba

2018-06-18 12:15

Ayanda Gcaba's agent, Mike Makaab, has confirmed that the defender will not report for Orlando Pirates pre-season training and is on the hunt for a new club.


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