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Pirates Opponents Names The Referee As The Man of The Match

Unlike the UEFA Champions League and the EUROPA League, CAF Champions League and the CAF Confederations Cup is always clouded with a lot of controversy, starting from the training field to the match day hostility to the visiting team from the hosts, bad means of transport action from the airport, bad hotels to make the visitors feel uncomfortable when resting, then the poor officiating during the match day which in many cases favour the home team, the decisions by the officials are always question able and the side from Lybia had a lot to say after they were knocked out of the competition by Orlando Pirates, the won the game in Orlando but lost on aggregate as they had lost 2-0 at home.

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Pirates Opponents Names The Referee As The Man of The Match

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It is all fun and Joy for Pirates this week. Check this photo out.

Orlando Pirates have once again reached the biggest stages this season as they booked a place in the CAF Confederations Cup final set for Friday the 20th of May. In celebrating their achievement, their fans thought of a fun way to rub their achievement on rivals' faces with this note below.

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It is all fun and Joy for Pirates this week. Check this photo out.

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Orlando Pirates reach CAF Confederation Cup final despite shock defeat

At Orlando Stadium, the second leg of the CAF Confederation Cup semi-final between Orlando Pirates and Al Ahli Tripoli will take place in 2021/22. Even though they lost 1-0 to Al Ahli Tripoli of Libya in the second leg of their semi-final, Orlando Pirates made it to the CAF Confederations Cup final on Sunday.

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Orlando Pirates reach CAF Confederation Cup final despite shock defeat

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Concern? Orlando Pirates missed opportunities.

Orlando Pirates may have be through to the CAF Confederations Cup final but their concern of not scoring goals remains in the picture as their scoring drought has been extended to four games now. Yes, the Buccaneers haven't scored a goal in their previous four games across all competitions and below might be a good illustration of why this may be so.

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Concern? Orlando Pirates missed opportunities.

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Orlando Pirates vs RS Berkane CAF Confederations Cup Final 2022

Orlando Pirates are through to the final of the CAF Confederations Cup despite the 1-0 defeat over Al Ahli Tripoli from Libya at Orlando Stadium on Sunday.The Buccaneers came into the game with the advantage of two away goals.Despite the penalty decision denied by VAR ,the visitors never showed any threat to the home team till the last ten minutes of the game.

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Orlando Pirates vs RS Berkane CAF Confederations Cup Final 2022

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Finally Orlando pirates received this good news today.

The location of the final match of the CAF Confederations Cup in this year's competition has been revealed to the Orlando Pirates. If the powerful BUCS can travel to Lybia and Algeria and steal a victory, then there is no reason why the BUCS couldn't go to Nigeria and give their best effort there.

  4 days ago ago
Finally Orlando pirates received this good news today.

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Some Great News For Pirates Fans

As we all know that we already have one leg, in the final of the CAF Confederations Cup out of our nine last games in the knockout stages of CAF whenever we have won the first leg no team was able to make a comeback. We have won seven times and drawn 2, we have the highest win rate meaning we are killing games we are not playing for a draw.

  3 days ago ago
Some Great News For Pirates Fans

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Chiefs Star Set To Return To The Place Where He First Defeated Pirates

The hero of the Kansas City Chiefs is poised to return to the spot where he originally vanquished the Pirates in the first place. In the DStv Premiership, Sekhukhune United will be Kaizer Chiefs' next opponent. The CAF Champions League is still within reach for Kaizer Chiefs, therefore the idea cannot be ruled out just yet.

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Chiefs Star Set To Return To The Place Where He First Defeated Pirates

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Chiefs Star Set To Return To The Place Where He First Defeated Pirates

Chiefs star set to return to the place where he first defeated Pirates. Kaizer Chiefs football club has Sekhukhune United coming up as their next opponent in the DStv Premiership. Kaizer Chiefs still have hope of qualifying for the CAF Champions League as it is still within reach which means a possibility can't be ruled out yet.

  3 days ago ago
Chiefs Star Set To Return To The Place Where He First Defeated Pirates

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Orlando Pirates Lattest Transfer Rumours?

After our Skipper's performance the night before, we definitely want another top-notch safeguard for next season. Our administration is now making a major bid to sign Inonga Baka, a top-tier center back from Congo who has been in outstanding form this season. He's only 28 years old and at the top of his game; his best performance came against us in the CAF Confederations Cup main leg, which we lost.

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Orlando Pirates Lattest Transfer Rumours?

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Orlando Pirates Is Reportedly Monitoring A Talented Foreign Striker?

Pirates Is Reportedly Monitoring A Talented Foreign Striker? Orlando Pirates has been linked with many players as they look to strengthen their squad for next season as they have identified some key positions that still needs to be improved on. Orlando Pirates had a pretty good season, one that bearing fruit in the CAF Confederations Cup with a possibility of reaching the final after a convincing first-leg semi-final win over Al Ahli Tripoli.

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Orlando Pirates Is Reportedly Monitoring A Talented Foreign Striker?

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OPINION | Orlando Pirates Joined In Race For Teen Sensation

Source: https://www.soccerladuma.co.za/news/articles/local/categories/siyagobhoza/orlando-pirates-joined-in-race-for-teen-sensation/717253 Orlando Pirates has been exceptional this season, with their best altercation the CAF Confederations Cup as they are one foot in the last after a 2-0 first-leg semi-last win against Al Ahli Tripoli. Orlando Pirates will play their second-leg semi-finals match at home which will be a twofold benefit for them with the chance of being one of the finalists.

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OPINION | Orlando Pirates Joined In Race For Teen Sensation

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Ofori heads to the 2nd leg unbeaten in open play.

It has been an impressive run in the CAF Confederations Cup for Orlando Pirates this season and although they achieved everything through a team effort, their goalkeeper Richard Ofori has been outstanding in keeping the oppositions out of goal. The strong Ghanaian goalkeeper is yet to concede a goal from open play in this season’s CAF Confederations Cup with the only goal he conceded was from the penalty spot.

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Ofori heads to the 2nd leg unbeaten in open play.

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CONFIRMED: CCC Final Venue Announced, Will Pirates Be Part Of The Final?

With Orlando Pirates having one foot in the CAF Confederations Cup last, the setting during the current year's enthusiastically anticipated show-stopper has been reported. Following their 2-0 win over Al-Ahli Tripoli in the first leg of their semi-last tie in Libya on Sunday, the Marauders have set themselves in an ideal situation to progress to the last assuming they complete the undertaking in the return leg this approaching end of the week at Orlando Stadium.

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CONFIRMED: CCC Final Venue Announced, Will Pirates Be Part Of The Final?

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Orlando Pirates already preparing for CAF Confed final

The Soweto giants Orlando Pirates's saw themselves winning their CAF Confederations cup Semifinal first leg match against Al Ahli Tripoli as they managed to walk away with a 2-0 victury against the Libyan side. Prior before the match the likes of Junior Khanye from Diski TV doubted the might of Orlando Pirates as he believed that the DStv Premiership side will be defeated by their opponents.

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Orlando Pirates already preparing for CAF Confed final

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Orlando Pirates Learn Venue For CAF Confederation Cup Final

Orlando Pirates are generally expected to be in the CAF Confederation Cup last this season. CAF presently uncovered the scene that will have the 2022 last. CAF CONFIRM CONFEDERATION CUP FINAL VENUE As per letting the cat out of the bag from iDiskiTimes, the occasion will happen in Nigeria on Friday 20 May.

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Orlando Pirates Learn Venue For CAF Confederation Cup Final

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CAF reveal the host city and date for CAF Confederations Cup final.

The continental second tier competition CAF Confederations Cup final will be played in Nigeria. The Confederation of African Football announced Godwill Akpabio International Stadium in Uyo will be granted the duties to host the continental showpiece. This comes after the it was decided that the finals of the CAF competition should be hosted in a neutral venue.

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CAF reveal the host city and date for CAF Confederations Cup final.

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CAF Confederations Cup Final 2022

CAF has announced the details regarding the final of the CAF Confederations Cup this year. Orlando Pirates from South Africa is already in the final with one foot ,need to complete the job on Sunday at Orlando Stadium. In the first leg Pirates won 2-0 to Al Ahli Tripoli from Libya which gave the advantage on the away goal rule.

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CAF Confederations Cup Final 2022

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Ncikazi: The game is not over, its Halftime.

South African side and current CAF Confederations Cup semi finalists Orlando Pirates, who played their first leg of the semifinals on sunday against Libyan side Al Ahly Tripoli. Bucs came out 2-0 victors away and will look to finish the job off in the second leg when they host the Libyan giants on Sunday.

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Ncikazi: The game is not over, its Halftime.

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Orlando Pirates Rivals Join The Pursuit For Their Star Target?

Pirates' PSL Rivals Join The Race To Catch Them? Orlando Pirates have had an excellent season, and they are in the final of the CAF Confederations Cup after a 2-0 first-leg semi-final victory over Al Ahli Tripoli. Orlando Pirates will play their second-leg semi-finals match at home, giving them a twofold advantage and the chance to be one of the finalists.

  6 days ago ago
Orlando Pirates Rivals Join The Pursuit For Their Star Target?