Orlando Pirates

Jose Riveiro, coach of Orlando Pirates during the DStv Premiership 2022/23 football match between Orlando Pirates and Swallows FC at Orlando Stadium, Johannesburg on 06 August 2022 Photo: Gavin Barker/BackpagePix

Orlando Pirates star SUSPENDED for key match!

Orlando Pirates have suffered a major blow after the PSL confirmed a star defender is suspended for today’s league match!

Orlando Pirates

Jose Riveiro, coach of Orlando Pirates during the DStv Premiership 2022/23 football match between Orlando Pirates and Swallows FC at Orlando Stadium, Johannesburg on 06 August 2022 Photo: Gavin Barker/BackpagePix

Sekhukhune United welcome Orlando Pirates to the Peter Mokaba Stadium for a crunch DStv Premiership clash this afternoon.

The Buccaneers will be desperately searching for three points this evening.

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A victory will see them move two points behind log leaders Mamelodi Sundowns.

Sekhukhune United on the other hand are in the relegation zone however a victory will see them potentially move out of it!

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Action at the Peter Mokaba Stadium gets underway at 17:00. The match will be televised live on SuperSport PSL.

Orlando Pirates star SUSPENDED

Jose Riveiro will be without the services of a key player this afternoon.

Nigerian defender Olisa Ndah misses out due to suspension.

The defender put on a rock solid performance against Mamelodi Sundowns over the weekend however, in the process he earned his fourth yellow card of the campaign.

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Today’s blockbuster MTN8 clash can be live streamed on Multichoice’s streaming platform DStv now (Subscription required).

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Riveiro impressed by new signings

“We are happy with the new recruitment. We already have a group of players that have been doing very well.” Jose Riveiro told reporters.

“Now there are three more Orlando Pirates players that are coming with the intention to help us and do things better.

“They’re coming to be part of a good collective because they will give us some new tune to try to continue winning games.”

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Lorch and Maela Orlando Pirates
Thembinkosi Lorch and Innocent Maela of Orlando Pirates celebrates a victory. This was during the 2018 Telkom Knockout semifinal match between Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates at Moses Mabhida Stadium. It took place in Durban on 24 November 2018 ©Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix

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