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" The only team that has the rights to call themselves CAF Specialists is Pirates, " said fans

(Source: Twitter.com - @Bheki_Nyathi) Orlando Pirates are the only South African team that are left in the African competition after the exit of Mamelodi Sundowns, AmaZulu FC and even Marumo Gallants. This is something that the local clubs have to work on since they cannot just focus on the DStv Premiership campaign.

  14 days ago ago

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Maela Or Parker? Who's Own Goal Was The Best?

It is every soccer player's wish and dream to always excel in their position and probably end up becoming the best on that position, no player ever dreams of scoring an own goal, but with the pressure applied by the opponents, players sometimes find themselves failing to avoid scoring against their own goalkeepers and when they do, they just wish their team Scores more goals to make sure that their team wins to avoid the embarassment and the blame the fans would bring to the own goal scorer, in some cases it happens, in some it doesn't happen and the fans will hardly ever forget the own goal, they would always talk about it.

  17 days ago ago
Maela Or Parker? Who's Own Goal Was The Best?

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A final Before The Final As Pirates Eye Confed Cup Glory

Everything without a doubt revolves around wrapping up the gig for Orlando Pirates when they invite Libya based side Al Ahly Tripoli in the second leg of the semi-finals of the Caf Confederation Cup at the Orlando Stadium on Sunday night. Privateers took out an amazing decent execution away from home when they edged the Libyans 2-0 at the Martyrs of February Stadium seven days prior.

  10 days ago ago
A final Before The Final As Pirates Eye Confed Cup Glory

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CAFCC Preview: Al-Ahli Tripoli

An important day anticipates Orlando Pirates, who have Libyan goliaths Al-Ahli Tripoli at Orlando Stadium in the second leg of their CAF Confederation Cup elimination round coordinate on Sunday night. Objectives from Innocent Maela and Goodman Mosele guaranteed that the hosts head into the installation as top picks to advance to the last two, following their 2-0 win in Benghazi over the course of the last end of the week.

  9 days ago ago
CAFCC Preview: Al-Ahli Tripoli

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Heavy Bucs Presence In Bafana Preliminary Squad

Bafana Coach Hugo Broos has named six Orlando Pirates players in his primer crew in front of the June global break. South Africa start their bid for a spot in the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) competition to be held in the Ivory Coast ahead of schedule one month from now, clashing with Morocco and Zimbabwe.

  5 days ago ago
Heavy Bucs Presence In Bafana Preliminary Squad

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When the Buccaneers defeat Simba Maela shared a photo of himself with Mako & this was spotted

'He slept at my apartment,' says Pirates coach Ncikazi of Paseka Mako. On April 24, 2022, Innocent Maela uploaded a photo of himself and Orlando Pirates teammate Paseka Mako at Orlando Stadium after the Bucs overcame Simba on penalties to go to the Caf Confederation Cup semi-finals.

  28 days ago ago
When the Buccaneers defeat Simba Maela shared a photo of himself with Mako & this was spotted

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Orlando Pirates advance to the CAF Confederation Cup final after winning the first leg.

After a 2-1 aggregate triumph over Al Ahli Tripoli at a frigid Orlando Stadium on Sunday night, Orlando Pirates advanced to the CAF Confederation Cup final. The Pirates will face either TP Mazembe or RS Berkane in the final, which will be held on Friday at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium in Uyo, Nigeria.

  8 days ago ago
Orlando Pirates advance to the CAF Confederation Cup final after winning the first leg.

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Orlando Pirates Coach Gives Update on Paseka Mako - He's Slept at My Place

Orlando Pirates coach Mandla Ncikazi has provided latest update on Paseka Mako. The Buccaneers will likely finish the current season without their influential left back Paseka Mako who was injured two weeks ago on a game against Baroka FC on his home Town, Polokwane. However Innocent Maela has stepped in, during the absence of Mako and so far he has been doing good for the Buccaneers in the left back position.

  28 days ago ago
Orlando Pirates Coach Gives Update on Paseka Mako - He's Slept at My Place

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Pirates looking to sign a new defender

One of the things that have troubled Orlando Pirates Football Club since Ruud Krol left the club back in 2012 has been their defence, the club's defence has been under scrutiny ever since the Dutchman left the club as the likes of Lucky Lekgwathi, Rooi Mahamutsa, and Siyabonga Sangweni found it hard to build a formidable partnership at the back which led to the club's continuous problems at the back.

  2 months ago ago
Pirates looking to sign a new defender

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Orlando Pirates claimed away victory against Al Ahli Tripoli

Orlando Pirates claimed away victory against Al Ahli Tripoli Orlando Pirates football club made South African football fans proud after they managed to secure the away victory against Al Ahli Tripoli football club as they were playing away from home, Goodman Mosele and Innocent Maela goals were enough to secure the 2 nil for Orlando Pirates football club.

  15 days ago ago
Orlando Pirates claimed away victory against Al Ahli Tripoli

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Major Update Given on Orlando Pirates Star Paseka Mako after His Horrific Injury against Baroka

Major update has been provided on Orlando Pirates Star Paseka Mako after he suffered a horrific injury. The Bucs left back suffered a fracture in his head on a game against Baroka FC when he collided with his goalkeeper Richard Ofori last week. Latest reports are that the player has been released from the hospital but he is ruled out of action for the remainder of the season.

  1 month ago ago
Major Update Given on Orlando Pirates Star Paseka Mako after His Horrific Injury against Baroka

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Demolished: Al Ahli Tripoli 0-2 Pirates

CAF Confederation Cup Venue: Martyrs of February Stadium Fulltime: Al Ahli Tripoli 0-2 Orlando Pirates Date: 08 May 2022 After the loss to TS Galaxy, Ben Motshwari and Peprah were recalled to the Buccaneers starting lineup, while Terrence Dzvukamanja and Linda Mntambo were benched. After an error from the Al Ahli shot-stopper, Innocent Maela scored the opening goal for the Soweto giants after only eight minutes.

  15 days ago ago
Demolished: Al Ahli Tripoli 0-2 Pirates

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Pirates star spotted with this person

South African soccer players are known for their flair and different playing style that many across the seem to find inappropriate, as it is full of showboating and skills that are beyond creating space for yourself or dribbling passing your opponents but to embarrass your opponents. Something that Orlando Pirates Football Club player, Tebogo Tlolane knows really well as he is a nippy left-footed player who relies on his pace, skills, and dribbling abilities to play in the top flight of South African football.

  2 months ago ago
Pirates star spotted with this person

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Orlando Pirates predicted starting 11 v TS Galaxy

1. Richard Ofori. The Ghanaian international goalkeeper has been very good in between the goal posts, conceding only one goal in the last 5 games according to www.soccerway.com. He is by far the best option to keep TS Galaxy attackers on their toes. 2. Bandile Shandu.

  22 days ago ago
Orlando Pirates predicted starting 11 v TS Galaxy

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Good News Showering In For Orlando Pirates?

On Sunday evening, Orlando Pirates defeated Al Ahli Tripoli 2-0 in the first leg of their CAF Confederation Cup semi-final. Innocent Maela pounced on a slip by Muhammad Nashnoush following a corner-kick and headed in from point-blank range to give Pirates the perfect start. Orlando Pirates made the entire country happy by defeating Al Ahli Tripoli 2-0 in the CAF Confederation Cup, and this will restore Buccaneers fans' faith.

  15 days ago ago
Good News Showering In For Orlando Pirates?

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With a loss against Galaxy, the Pirates suffer a setback in their PSL campaign.

With a loss against Galaxy, the Pirates suffer a setback in their PSL campaign. TS Galaxy held off an Orlando Pirates onslaught to win 1-0 at Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit on Monday afternoon in a DStv Premiership match. Lefa Hlongwane scored the only goal of the game.

  21 days ago ago
With a loss against Galaxy, the Pirates suffer a setback in their PSL campaign.

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Pirates Suffer First-Leg Loss In Tanzania

Date: 17 April 2022 Venue: Benjamin Mkapa Stadium CAF Confederation Cup Result: Simba 1-0 Orlando Pirates Tshegofatso Mabasa was replaced by Kwame Peprah in the Pirates' starting lineup, and Innocent Maela was brought in to replace the injured Paseka Mako. Simba dominated the first ten minutes and it was pretty much one-way traffic, with Pirates goalkeeper Richard Ofori needing to make a handful of stops.

  1 month ago ago
Pirates Suffer First-Leg Loss In Tanzania

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Tshepo Masilela shared something important with Pirates star Innocent Maela, here is what he shared

Orlando Pirates defender Innocent Maela has had an exceptionally difficult season, bringing about less game-time with sibling and AmaZulu defender FC Tshepo Masilela giving his contemplations. Maela has had a promising career which has seen him draw nearer to turning into a normal at Bafana however this season he battled with injuries which obstructed his game-time.

  17 days ago ago
Tshepo Masilela shared something important with Pirates star Innocent Maela, here is what he shared

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Fringe Pirates star spotted in training

Life at Orlando Pirates Football Club for fringe players is getting worse with each passing game as injured players are getting to full fitness with each passing day, as the club currently has only two players injured namely, Vincent Pule and Richard Ofori. The likes of Tebogo Tlolane, Innocent Maela, and Wayde Jooste are just some of the players at the club that have found it hard to make an impact, as playing time has not been forthcoming, and difficult to get with the player ahead of them are making it hard for them to get any playing time.

  2 months ago ago
Fringe Pirates star spotted in training

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Pirates fans wants the club to sign this ex- Chiefs and Sundowns star

Orlando Pirates Football Club problems in defence the last six to seven seasons are well documented, as ever since the club trio of Lucky Lekgwathi, Rooi Mahamutsa, and Siyabonga Sangweni left the club there has never been any player to sit alongside Happy Jele in defence and solidify the Buccaneers defence.

  2 months ago ago
Pirates fans wants the club to sign this ex- Chiefs and Sundowns star