High praise for high flying Bucs

2013-10-20 11:30
Orlando Pirates celebrate (Gallo Images)

Johannesburg - The South African Football Association (SAFA) and the Premier Soccer League (PSL) on Sunday congratulated Orlando Pirates on their qualification for the CAF Champions League final, after their 1-1 draw against Esperance, in Tunisia, on Saturday night.

"We would like to say to the players and the technical team: 'your feat in Tunisia was of heroic proportions.

"You have made the whole country proud with your guts, determination and resilience."

"We would like to congratulate Orlando Pirates' management, technical staff and players for reaching the finals of the Champions League and I would also like to invite the football family in the country to join me as we wish them the best of luck when they play in the CAF Champions League final."


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