Kaizer Chiefs Obrigado Mfundo Vilakazi

Say Ola to ‘Obrigado’! Image: Citizen

No separating Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates in Diski derby

Kaizer Chiefs opened their 2023/24 DStv Diski Challenge campaign up with a 1-1 draw against arch rivals Orlando Pirates FC

Kaizer Chiefs Obrigado Mfundo Vilakazi

Say Ola to ‘Obrigado’! Image: Citizen

Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates played out to a 1-1 draw on Sunday afternoon when they faced off in the DStv Diski Challenge.

The two Soweto giants began their 2023/24 DDC campaign this weekend at the Solomon Mahlangu Stadium.

Mehluleli Maphumulo opened the scoring for the young Buccaneers in the 20th minute but Amakhosi striker Donay Jansen grabbed an equaliser 10 minutes later. There were no further goals, with the match ending 1-1.

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Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates play out to opening day draw

In other news, former Kaizer Chiefs and Swallows defender Yagan Sasman has completed a move to Swedish second tier side AFC Eskilstuna.

Sasman joined the Glamour Boys after impressing at Ajax Cape Town (Now Cape Town Spurs) in 2019.

After a two year spell at Naturena, Sasman went on to join Swallows where he came a regular player at the club.

The 27-year-old defender has since completed a rather surprise move to Europe!

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Ex Chiefs and Swallows defender moves to Europe

AFC Eskilstuna have completed the signing of Yagan Sasman on a free transfer. Sasman parted ways with Swallows at the end of last season.

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