#Orlando Pirates

Orlando Pirates v Diables Noirs Match Report, 24/10/2021

The Buccaneers snapped their four-match winless run following a laboured performance against the seven-time Congo-Brazzaville champions. Orlando Pirates progressed to the Caf Confederation Cup play-off round after securing a hard-fought 1-0 win over Diables Noirs in the first round second-leg match on Sunday evening. Happy Jele's first-half goal earned the...
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Stuart Baxter nears Kaizer Chiefs coaching milestone

Stuart Baxter will take charge of Kaizer Chiefs for the 98th time in a league match when Amakhosi visit SuperSport United on Sunday. READ | SHAUWN MKHIZE WANTS PAUL POGBA AND KYLIAN MBAPPE TO PLAY FOR ROYAL AM NEXT SEASON!. That mark will tie Ernst Middendorp for second place in...

'It is very unfortunate that I have to make excuses' - Orlando Pirates coach Ncikazi

The tactician concedes it has been tough at the club but remains optimistic things will change for the better soon. Orlando Pirates coach Mandla Ncikazi believes his team has been unfortunate because of injuries and changes in leadership. The Soweto heavyweights have been struggling for consistency this season. Domestically, the...

Orlando Pirates vs Diables Noirs Preview: Kick-off time, TV channel, squad news

The Buccaneers switch attention to a continental assignment again after midweek PSL responsibilities. Orlando Pirates’ push to reach the Caf Confederation Cup group stage continues when they host Diables Noirs in a first-round, second leg match at Orlando Stadium on Sunday. Following a 0-0 draw in the first leg in...

Orlando Pirates Predicted XI to face Diables Noirs in the Caf Confederation Cup

GOALKEEPER - Siyabonga Mpontshane. Mpontshane enjoyed a splendid game in the first leg in Brazzaville where Orlando Pirates and Diables Noirs drew 0-0. With Richard Ofori injured, Mpontshane has given Wayne Sandilands no opportunities of game time. RIGHT-BACK - Olisa Ndah. The Nigerian surprisingly played as a right-back in their...

Orlando Pirates vs Diables Noirs prediction, preview, team news and more

The CAF Champions League returns to the fold with another set of important games this week as Orlando Pirates take on Diables Noirs on Sunday. Both teams have been impressive over the past year and will want to win this game. Diables Noirs are in second place in their league...

Reissue: Orlando Pirates 1997 adidas Originals Home Jersey

Popular South African side Orlando Pirates FC has reissued its 1997 home kit in collaboration with adidas Orginals. The shirt is a near exact remake of the white and black jersey worn by the Johannesburg-based club twenty four years ago. It even carries a 1990s soccer jersey silhouette with an oversized fit and large, elbow length sleeves.

Orlando Pirates coach Ncikazi joins Mamelodi Sundowns' Mokwena in questioning Bafana Bafana and Broos

Orlando Pirates co-interim head coach Mandla Ncikazi says there is a communication problem between PSL coaches and the Bafana Bafana technical team. This comes after Vincent Pule picked up an injury while on national duty for South Africa ahead of their two clashes against Ethiopia in the 2022 Fifa World Cup qualifiers earlier this month and the Pirates winger has since been ruled out of action to up to 12 weeks.

Orlando Pirates & adidas Celebrate Their Heritage With ZKF Collection

Zodwa Khoza was the former brand manager of South Africa's Orlando Pirates Football Club who passed away in 2006. But her legacy lives on through the Zodwa Khoza Foundation (ZKF), a Non-Profit company which was founded in 2011 with the aim of creating opportunities through sports, entrepreneurship and skills development for the marginalised youths and women in the local community. There has always remained a strong tie between the foundation and the Orlando Pirates, and now that relationship is celebrated in conjunction with adidas, with the launch of this retro-infused jersey.