Absa Premiership

Tinkler talks up Pirates' chances

2015-08-10 11:25
Eric Tinkler (Supplied)

Cape Town - Orlando Pirates coach Eric Tinkler insists his side will be a force to be reckoned with in the new season.

Tinkler said that though Pirates are playing in Africa and have very little time to rest, they have enough players to cover when needed.

Barring injuries, Pirates will be a dangerous team, the coach insisted.

"If they are all fit we will be having headaches selecting the team which is good because it means we have a strong squad and a team to reckon with," Tinkler told Sport24.

"With the way we are playing we need to have such a squad because we have a lot to play for both locally and in Africa.

"The players know what is expected of them and that makes the team very dangerous because everyone wants to prove his worth."

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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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