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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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Pule heaps praise on Mulenga

2018-10-31 10:04

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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Motshwari excited for 'dream' Soweto derby

2018-10-17 13:24

Orlando Pirates midfielder Ben Motshwari is guarded against looking too far ahead but is relishing the prospect of playing in the Soweto derby.

Absa Premiership

Pirates' Foster to sign for Monaco on five-year deal - report

2018-10-08 14:09

Orlando Pirates starlet Lyle Foster has reportedly signed a five-year deal with French Ligue 1 side Monaco.

Absa Premiership

Pirates target Arrows victory to dethrone log leaders Wits

2018-10-03 09:15

Orlando Pirates will be bidding to make it four wins in five Absa Premiership outings when they take on struggling Golden Arrows.

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Khuzwayo nears full fitness for Pirates

2018-09-25 13:43

Orlando Pirates goalkeeper Brilliant Khuzwayo is nearing full fitness after recovering from an ankle injury and could be available soon for upcoming matches.

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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.

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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

Maela: Pirates can win the league

2018-10-09 12:21

Orlando Pirates left-back Innocent Maela has claimed that his side stands a good chance of ending their long wait for a Premiership title.

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Jele: Marcelo graduating step by step

2018-10-05 08:53

Orlando Pirates captain Happy Jele says recent signing Caio Marcelo Da Silva is gradually settling into their system.

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Highlands Park expects 15 goals from Ndoro

2018-10-01 08:21

Highlands Park co-director Brad Kaftel wants new signing Tendai Ndoro to score plenty of goals in 2018/19 and said 15 strikes would be a nice number.

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Micho: Pirates won't be cry-babies and complain

2018-09-25 10:07

Orlando Pirates head coach Milutin Sredojevic says the club are prepared for the extra workload of competing in the CAF Champions League and won't make excuses.

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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.

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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.

Absa Premiership

Micho refuses to criticise Baxter for Mlambo snub

2018-10-09 10:40

Orlando Pirates coach Milutin Sredojevic has declined to criticise Stuart Baxter over his decision to leave Xola Mlambo out of his Bafana Bafana squad.

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Sredojevic: We played against an organised team

2018-10-04 10:44

Orlando Pirates coach Milutin Sredojevic hailed Golden Arrows game plan after they were able to frustrate his side to a goalless draw.

Absa Premiership

Pule: I came to Pirates at the right time

2018-09-26 14:05

Orlando Pirates midfielder Vincent Pule believes his move to the Sea Robbers from Wits in the off season came at the right time in his career.


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