South-Africa

Jali sends Bucs into TKO final

2013-11-23 17:33
Andile Jali (Gallo)

Johannesburg - Orlando Pirates beat SuperSport United 2-1 after extra time in a gruelling Telkom Cup semi-final at the Lucas Moripe Stadium in Atteridgeville on Saturday afternoon.

The hard-earned victory gained for the Buccaneers their third Cup Final appearance of the season, after losing to Egypt's Al Ahly in the two-leg Caf Champions League final and going down to Platinum Stars in the MTN8 Final - with third time lucky now very much on the minds of everyone in the Pirates' camp.

But Fernandez had no chance with Jale's cunning shot that earned his team a much-sought victory and the accolade of "Man of the Match" as an additional honour.


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