Orlando Pirates

Orlando Pirates made the perfect start to their 2021/22 CAF Confederation Cup campaign with victory over Algerian side JS Saoura. Photo: Muzi Ntombela/BackpagePix

Orlando Pirates result: Dream CAF Confederation Cup start for Buccaneers

Orlando Pirates made the perfect start to their 2021/22 CAF Confederation Cup campaign with victory over Algerian side JS Saoura.

Orlando Pirates

Orlando Pirates made the perfect start to their 2021/22 CAF Confederation Cup campaign with victory over Algerian side JS Saoura. Photo: Muzi Ntombela/BackpagePix

Orlando Pirates made the perfect start to their 2021/22 CAF Confederation Cup group stage campaign with victory over Algerian side JS Saoura on Sunday, 13 February.

The Buccaneers won 2-0 at the Orlando Stadium.

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The opening goal of the match came as early as the third minute (watch below) courtesy of Happy Jele before Bandile Shandu doubled Orlando Pirates’ lead in the 66th minute (watch below).

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The Soweto giants will next be in action in the DStv Premiership on Wednesday, 16 February when they host Golden Arrows at 19:30.

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Their next CAF Confederation Cup assignment is next Sunday, 20 February away against Libya’s side Al-Ittihad at 18:00 SA time.

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