2017 Schedule

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2017 Schedule
14-10-4, 2nd in South African Premiership
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40dKweséESPN Reporter

Sredojevic bats away Orlando Pirates title talk

Orlando Pirates coach Milutin Sredojevic has refused to enter into discussion about his team's chances of winning the Premier Soccer League title.

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43dNick Said, KweséESPN

Patosi goal sinks Pirates in Nedbank Cup

Cape Town City ensured there would be no third Nedbank Cup final in a row for Orlando Pirates with a 1-0 Last 16 victory at a wet Cape Town Stadium.

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57dNick Said, KweséESPN

Soweto Derby: Five key talking points

Which are the key subplots to watch out for in Saturday's clash between Orlando Pirates and Kaizer Chiefs?

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85dNick Said, KweséESPN

Zakri at the double as Ajax stun Pirates

Ivorian forward Yannick Zakri scored twice as struggling Ajax Cape Town completed a 3-0 victory over Orlando Pirates at the Cape Town Stadium.

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87dNick Said, KweséESPN

Pirates send defender Gcaba on loan to Stars

Orlando Pirates have sent defender Ayanda Gcaba on loan to struggling Platinum Stars, the Premier Soccer League side confirmed on Monday.

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88dNick Said, KweséESPN

Pirates snap up Mlambo from Wits



Orlando Pirates have confirmed the signing of Wits midfielder Xola Mlambo, and suggested there was more to come before the transfer window closes.

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148dNick Said, KweséESPN

Who is really leading the charge in the PSL?

The PSL's fixture list is in disarray yet again, but using a points-per-game system we can get a clearer picture of who is really leading the charge.

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173dNick Said, KweséESPN

Wasteful Pirates dumped out of Telkom Knockout

Polokwane City stunned Orlando Pirates to advance to a first ever Telkom Knockout semifinal after a 4-2 penalty shootout win at the Orlando Stadium.

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175dNick Said, KweséESPN

Soweto giants continue search for silverware

South Africa's ailing Soweto giants Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates continue their long quest for silverware in the Telkom Knockout this weekend.

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176dNick Said, KweséESPN

Kekana magic lifts Sundowns past Pirates

Hlompho Kekana scored from the halfway line as Mamelodi Sundowns returned to winning ways with a 3-1 success over Orlando Pirates on Wednesday.

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189dNick Said, KweséESPN

A casual fan's guide to the Soweto Derby

Ahead of Saturday's Soweto Derby, KweséESPN brings you the casual fan's guide to the one of Africa's most anticipated fixtures.

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189dNick Said, KweséESPN

Top five Soweto Derbies of all time

Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates meet in the Soweto Derby on Saturday to write another chapter in the history of one of Africa's great rivalries.

RankingsSouth African Premiership

Goal Difference8Tied-3rd
Goals Scored38Tied-5th
Assists0Tied-1st
Goals Conceded30Tied-5th