The Premier soccer league (PSL) is set to return this midweek with DStv premiership fixtures for the first time after the FIFA international break. A lot of teams will be looking to climb up the log table and close the gap from the clubs on top of the table.
Many exciting things happened during the game. There was the MTN8 semi-final matchup between Orlando Pirates and Mamelodi Sundowns. Hotto, a member of the Pirates, had a shining moment early on. He faced off against the goalie head-to-head. However, Ronwen rapidly reduced the distance.
Orlando Pirates coach Jose Riveiro surprised Mamelodi Sundowns by including Monnapule Saleng and Ndabayithethwa Ndlondlo in his starting line, and both did not disappoint in Saturday's MTN8 first leg semifinal match. Ndlondlo, making his debut after been signed from Marumo Gallants on the last day of the transfer window just under two weeks ago, protected and distributed the ball well at Orlando Stadium and played like a seasoned midfielder who has spent time in the Buccaneers shirt.
The Pirates are overjoyed with their new star player, proclaiming, "I discovered an experienced player, smart, and professional." The Orlando Pirates were among the most active clubs in the Premier Soccer League (PSL) during the most recent transfer window. There has been a noticeable uptick in performance ever since they were allowed to restructure their squad and add some fresh faces.
Manqoba Mngqithi, co-coach of Mamelodi Sundowns, has expressed his displeasure over an unfavorable statistic his team accumulated in their MTN8 semi-final match against Orlando Pirates. Sundowns are rarely involved in a goalless draw. What is even more unusual for the Brazilians is going an entire match without registering a shot on goal, which they did against Pirates on Saturday afternoon.
Downs Becomes A Laughing Stock As Fans Of The Kaizer Chiefs Drag Them For Their MTN8 Semi-final Draw
In the principal leg of their MTN8 match on Saturday, the match between the Orlando Privateers and Mamelodi Dusks finished in a goalless draw, even with the Pirates playing at home. Ndabayithethwa Ndlondlo and Monnapule Saleng showed up for the Privateers. Goodman Mosele returned from suspension, and Olisa Ndah was gotten back to the protection.
COACH OF SUNDOWNS DISCUSSES EARLY JALI SUB FOR ZUNGU Mamelodi Sundowns coach Manqoba Mngqithi says that Andile Jali's early switch for Bongani Zungu in the first leg of their semifinal against Orlando Pirates was just a matter of strategy. The captain is known for playing at his own pace and being the engine of the team to take control of the game.
A lot of exciting things happened during the game. In the MTN8 semi-final, Orlando Pirates faced Mamelodi Sundowns. Hotto, one of the Pirates' players, had a shining moment early on. He faced off against the goalkeeper individually. But Ronwen cut off their line of sight fast.
The Orlando Pirates are the current signing kings. If Jose Riveiro and Irvin Khoza so desire, they can now sign those former Kaizer Chiefs players! The transfer window officially closed on September 22, 2022. Furthermore, the Pirates can bolster their squad with former Amakhosi players.
The game had many interesting moments. When the Orlando Pirates faced the Mamelodi Sundowns in his MTN8 Semifinal. The Pirates' Hot player had a great moment in the first half. He was one-on-one with the goalkeeper. However, Longwen quickly closed the angle. Relief should shoot the target.
Six games: Chiefs' October games, including ones against the Pirates. The powerful Kaizer Chiefs have a busy month coming up, with a Soweto derby against Orlando Pirates. MTN8: KAIZER CHIEFS 1-1 AMAZULU The South African reported on Sunday that Arthur Zwane's Amakhosi were upset after tying Usuthu 1-1 at Soccer City.
After the goalless draw against Pirates, see what Sundowns coach said about Early Jali Sub For Zungu
Let's see what the Sundowns manager had to say about Djali's move to Dzungu after a goalless draw with the Pirates. Sundown coach declares early Jalisab for Tang Orlando In his MTN8 semi-final Game 1 against the Pirates, Mamelodi Sundowns' Mancova His Munkiti coach said Andil Jali's Bongani his early move to Dzung was purely tactical.
Kaizer Chiefs becomes a laughing stock for drawing with 10-man Amazulu, Check out social media posts
In what was supposed to be Arthur Zwane's redemption match, the Kaizer Chiefs escape with a lucky draw after playing home against a 10-man AmaZulu sqaud. This is just the first leg and maybe they Kaizer Chiefs will make everything right next at Durban. However, fans and critics are not taking it likely with the glamor boys after their woeful performance.
After his MOTM debut Orlando Pirates newcomer Ndabayithethwa Ndlondlo sends a message to the coaches
Ndabayithethwa Ndlondlo, a new player for the Orlando Pirates, sends a message to the coaches after his first MOTM game. Ndabayithethwa Ndlondlo, who just joined Orlando Pirates, sent a thank-you note to his new coaches after being named Man of the Match in the first leg of the MTN8 semi-final against Mamelodi Sundowns at Orlando Stadium.
The 'drunk police' officer who invaded the ground during the Pirates and Sundowns game has been detained. On Saturday afternoon, during Mamelodi Sundowns' match against Orlando Pirates in the first leg of the MTN8 Cup Semifinal, a member of the South African Police Service (SAPS) got in trouble.
There were a lot of thrilling moments throughout the game. Semifinals of the MTN8 featured Orlando Pirates and Mamelodi Sundowns. Hotto, one of the Pirates, made an early impact. He squared off directly against the goalkeeper. But Ronwen closed the gap quickly. In this case, it was up to Hotto to take aim and fire.
With the first leg of the MTN8 semi final done and dusted, the game having ended in a 0-0 stalemate at Orlando Stadium in Soweto on Saturday afternoon. The two clubs played an enterprising game of football to the pleasure of the sold out stadium, it only lacked goals.
Brand-new Member of the Orlando Pirates When Ndabayithethwa Ndlondlo won man of the match on his debut for the club against Mamelodi Sundowns, he sent a message to the coaches. Against Sundowns, the Buccaneers fought to a scoreless draw in the first leg of the MTN8 semi-finals on Saturday afternoon.
https://www.news24.com/sport/soccer/psl/mngqithi-rues-sundowns-attacking-toothlessness-in-pirates-mtn8-draw-20221002 Mamelodi Sundowns entered the first leg of the MTN8 Cup semi-finals against as the favorites. This is due to the fact that they have been successful in all of their previous matches. It turned out that the Pirates had been preparing for what Downs had in store for them at Orlando Stadium all along.
With new players Monapule Saleng and Ndabayithethwa Ndlondlo in the starting lineup for the match against Mamelodi Sundowns, Orlando Pirates coach Jose Riveiro gave an explanation for the starting lineup. On Saturday, October 1st, the Buccaneers played Downs in the first leg of the MTN8 semi-finals.