Cape Town - Orlando
Pirates coach Milutin Sredojevic has hailed his side's camaraderie and believes
it will be beneficial to ensure ongoing success in all competitions.
'Micho' was delighted with the
attitude and spirit in last Saturday's 2-0 win over Platinum Stars at the Royal
Bafokeng Stadium. A first goal for Zambian striker Justin Shonga handed Bucs
the lead before Thembinkosi Lorch sealed the points with a second.
The Sea Robbers are enjoying a
good run in 2018 having won three and drawn once in their opening four matches.
The victory over Dikwena sees Pirates rise to third in the Premiership just
five points behind leaders Mamelodi Sundowns.
"I'm very happy
with the three points, the players worked hard this week. We corrected
everything we did wrong against Polokwane City previously," Sredojevic said.
"We played a very good team
with a very good coach. It’s hard to believe they are fighting to avoid
relegation. They are fighting to get out of the relegation zone, but we had our
"These matches are very
difficult and when you want to be in contention for the league title you have
to win these games.
"The players applied
themselves from the start of the game. When you want to compete for the league
title these are the kind of the matches you need to win because they are very
"We have a good spirit in
the team. We love each other, we love the shirt. We want to do everything for