South-Africa

De Sa expects 'gamesmanship'

2013-11-05 12:46
Roger De Sa (Gallo)

Johannesburg - Ahead of their crucial Caf Champions League second-leg final fixture against Al Ahly, Orlando Pirates coach Roger De Sa says he is expecting a fair amount of “gamesmanship” from the Egyptians.

Thabo Matlaba scored in additional time to salvage a 1-1 draw in the first leg of the final in Soweto, after Pirates had conceded an early goal from a memorable Mohamed Aboutrika free-kick.

"I expect them to be cautious. They'll still play their normal formation with Aboutrika behind the striker, eight players behind the ball, keeping very narrow and very disciplined.”

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