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Orlando Pirates coach Jose Riveiro. Image: @FARPost / Twitter

Orlando Pirates starting XI for Kaizer Chiefs clash revealed!

Orlando Pirates have named their starting lineup for today’s crunch DStv Premiership Soweto Derby against Kaizer Chiefs!

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Orlando Pirates coach Jose Riveiro. Image: @FARPost / Twitter

Orlando Pirates welcome Kaizer Chiefs to the FNB Stadium for a DStv Premiership clash this afternoon.

South Africa will come to a standstill today when the Glamour Boys and Buccaneers clash in the iconic Soweto Derby.

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Orlando Pirates are fresh off a remarkable MTN8 semi-final win over Mamelodi Sundowns.

The Bucs hammered the defending champions 3-0 in their semi-final however Chiefs were dumped out at the same stage by AmaZulu.

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Kick-off is at 15:30 at the FNB Stadium. The match will be televised live on SuperSport PSL and SABC1. You can also follow the live action below.

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Orlando Pirates vs Kaizer Chiefs: Starting lineups

Orlando Pirates XI: Mpontshane, Maela, Sibisi, Ndah, Monyane, Mosele, Ndlondlo, Lepasa, Hotto, Saleng, Erasmus.

Subs: Ofori, Peprah, Xoki, Shandu, Dlamini, Makgaka, Makaringe, Motshwari.

Kaizer Chiefs XI: Petersen, Solomons, Dove, Kwinika, Hlanti, Blom, Maart, Nkosingiphile Ngcobo, Dolly, Du Preez, Billiat.

Subs: Bvuma, Mathoho, Mashiane, Alexander, Ngezana, Sithebe, Frosler, Matlou, Sekgota


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

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Kaizer Chiefs coach Arthur Zwane will be desperate for a win today. Image: Twitter

Bucs star warns Kaizer Chiefs

According to the Ghanaian goalkeeper, more is to follow and Kaizer Chiefs will face an even better Bucs side this weekend!

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“They must not think it was a fluke because we have been working hard throughout the season.” – the Orlando Pirates goalkeeper said as quoted by Citizen.

“If you watch our games, we create more chances than our opponents, we play more than opponents and we fight harder.

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“So, this is just the beginning. Orlando Pirates need to focus. We didn’t celebrate after the game against Sundowns.

“We just shouted in the changing room and everything ended there because where we want to get to. The Sundowns game is nothing.”

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Thembinkosi Lorch of Orlando Pirates during the DStv Premiership 2022/23 match between Stellenbosch FC and Orlando Pirates held at Danie Craven Stadium in Stellenbosch on 10 August 2022 © Shaun Roy/BackpagePix

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