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New Orlando Pirates coach Jose Riveiro is expected to hit the ground running. Image: @OrlandoPirates / Twitter

Jose opens Orlando Pirates account with SHOCKING result!

Orlando Pirates showed no mercy when they faced Eswatini’s Mbabane Highlanders in a pre-season friendly today!

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New Orlando Pirates coach Jose Riveiro is expected to hit the ground running. Image: @OrlandoPirates / Twitter

Newly appointed Orlando Pirates coach Jose Riveiro will be more than pleased with his first known result as head coach.

The Buccaneers pulled off an incredible performance against Eswatini giants Mbabane Highlanders albeit in a pre-season friendly match.

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According to the visiting side, the match ended 6-0 in favour of the Buccaneers.

New Orlando Pirates signing Eva Nga bagged a hatrick according to further reports while Thembinkosi Lorch, Vincent Pule and Innocent Maela all got on the scoresheet as well.

Orlando Pirates thump Highlanders in friendly!

The Eswatini side who are currently on a pre-season tour in South Africa took to social media to confirm their shocking loss against Orlando Pirates.

In other news, Orlando Pirates sent social media into a frenzy last week after revealing their new kits.

The Buccaneers revealed both their home and away kits for the 2022/23 campaign.

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The club will be hoping for a much improved performance this season after going trophyless last season.

The appointment of Jose Riveiro as head coach coupled with the arrival of a number of exciting new signings will leave fans excited.

But excited enough to dig deep in their pockets for the new kits? It remains to be seen.

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The Orlando Pirates home and away new kits are retailing at R1099 each and R899 for kids.

This means if you’re an avid fan, you’ll need to save up R2 198 for a set of both kits!

Bucs drop new kits!

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Orlando Pirates players in a huddle during the 2021/22 campaign. Photo: Archives