Orlando Pirates co-head coaches Mandla Ncikazi and Fadlu Davids finally sparked a change of fortunates in their striking department after trying out a combination that produced the goods in midweek. Pirates have been struggling to score goals, with the likes of Tshegofatso Mabasa, Kabelo Dlamini and Linda Mntambo not getting into good scoring opportunities, let alone score goals.
19 year old Boitumelo Radiopane came off the bench as Orlando Pirates drew 0-0 against rivals Golden Arrows in a DSTV Premiership League encounter earlier on as reported on www.soccerladuma.co.za. The talented striker has been on a terrific form for the reserve side scoring 5 goals in 4 consecutive games, he is currently the top scorer in the reserve league known as Multi Diski challenge with 7 goals to his name.
Photo: Twitter Orlando Pirates are no way happy with the way they started this season, so far they're trailing defending champions by eight points not to mention the fact fact that Mamelodi Sundowns have few games in hand. Tomorrow they're probably playing they're toughest fixture of the season so far, a win against Kaizer Chiefs is going to put them in a healthy position in the log table.
Whenever history about Orlando Pirates is being spoken about and then people behind to mention their favorite former players, the name of Steve Lekolea is one name that is mostly mentioned by Orlando Pirates supporters who have loved to see the Pirates Legend playing during his football playing days.
Former Orlando Pirates member appointed in English Premier league It has been a dream come true for the former Orlando Pirates football club technical team member as he has been appointed in English Premier league, this will increase his experience in football career. This former Orlando Pirates football club technical team member Franck Plaine shared all these news in his twitter account that he has just joined Everton Football club Women’s team as their Performance Manager.
Orlando Pirates have been forced to consider secondary options for their starting line up because of the number of players they have that are currently on injury list, and one of the positions which they have been affected in is on their striking position. Since from last season Orlando Pirates has had problems with their strikers and one of the major contributing factor was the injuries of both Tshegofatso Mabasa and Zakhele Lepasa who is still on the emergency room of the Buccaneers.
Orlando Pirates came from a goal down to beat Sekhukhune United by 2-1 at the Orlando Stadium on Tuesday evening. There were chances for Orlando Pirates in the opening 10 minutes to open the scoring, but both Linda Mntambo and Tshegofatso Mabasa were off target with their efforts at goal.
Just like Marumo Gallants, Soweto giants Orlando Pirates are also through to the next round of the CAF Confederation Cup after beating Diables Noirs 1-0 in the second leg of their second preliminary round tie at the Orlando Stadium on Sunday evening. The first leg in Congo-Brazzaville had ended 0-0 as Pirates where on a run of draws struggling to get a win even on the domestic league.
Players That Have Been Dropped from The Bafana Squad Date: 2021/11/09 Tshegofatso Mabasa from Orlando Pirates and Vincent Pule has been dropped from the National team, this came because of an injury to Vincent Pule who is a star right-winger who uses his left feet more than anything in the world.
This season Orlando Pirates are not as far better off as they were last season with the only difference being that at this point last year they were in the MTN8 final And eventually of course they ended up winning the competition but they did not use winning the competition as momentum to try and compete for the league title alongside Mamelodi Sundowns
At whatever point history about Orlando Pirates is being spoken about and afterward individuals behind to make reference to their beloved previous players, the name of Steve Lekolea is one name that is for the most part referenced by Orlando Pirates allies who have wanted to see the Pirates Legend playing during his football playing days.
Orlando Pirates has been facing a serious problem when it comes to goals in the last 2 games. The issue of injuries and ill discipline has left the coaches scrambling to find the winning combination under a lot of pressure. Tshegofatso Mabasa has been overwhelmed and he hasn't quite been the same since returning from national duty.
Orlando Pirates co-coaches Mandla Ncikazi and Fadlu Davids could soon have a selection headache after it emerged that one of their rising stars could be back with the first team as early as next month. Pirates had a striker crisis last season, with the likes of Tshegofatso Mabasa, Zakhele Lepasa, Terrence Dzvukamanja and Gabadinho Mhango all getting injured and at some point all not available for selection under former coach Josef Zinnbauer.
Date: Friday, 05 November. Orlando Pirates are currently dealing with a dilemma in their attack as the club has scored only 12 goals in 12 matches accros all competitions which puts them on a goal per match ratio. Orlando Pirates strikers has failed in the attack to find the back of the oppositions nets in matches as only one striker has registered himself a couple of goals, as all the other strikers including the deadly Kwame Peprah are still struggling to get off the mark.
DStv Premiership Halftime: Kaizer Chiefs 2-1 Orlando Pirate Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates renew competition withinside the one hundred and first PSL Soweto Derby at FNB Stadium, and each groups have named their beginning line-ups. The derby could not come at a higher time for the Chiefs to go into this come across at the lower back of a 1- 0 loss to Stellenbosch and desired to resume their self belief at the same time as Pirates received their preceding in shape towards Sekhukhune United.
lead trainer, claims there is a correspondence breakdown between the PSL mentors and the Bafana specialized group. This comes after Vincent Pule supported a physical issue while on public obligation for South Africa in front of their two 2022 Fifa World Cup qualifiers matches against Ethiopia recently, and the Pirates winger has been precluded for as long as 12 weeks.
Orlando Pirates co-coaches Mandla Ncikazi and Fadlu Davids' strange Soweto derby line-up, especially upfront, could have an impact on striker Tshegofatso Mabasa's future with Bafana Bafana. With the Bafana coach in attendance in the Soweto derby against Kaizer Chiefs, the co-coaches raised eyebrows with the inclusion of Ghanaian young striker Kwame Peprah, who had his first start of the season in such a big game ahead of Mabasa.
Why is Tshegofatso Mabasa not included in the Bafana Bafana squad? "I believe that for the time being, he is dealing with his confidence, that he does not possess the confidence." Hugo Broos has revealed why Tshegofatso Mabasa of the Orlando Pirates was left out of the Bafana Bafana final squad, which consisted of a total of 24 players.
Mandla Ncikazi has broken the silence between what happened between Rhulani Mokwena and Hugo Broos. Mandla Ncikazi, the Orlando Pirates' co-interim head coach, claims there is a communication breakdown between the PSL coaches and the Bafana Bafana technical team. This comes after Vincent Pule sustained an injury while on national duty for South Africa ahead of their two 2022 Fifa World Cup qualifiers matches against Ethiopia earlier this month, and the Pirates winger has been ruled out for up to 12 weeks.
Durban – Orlando Pirates were disappointed and held to a 0-0 draw by ten-man Maritzburg United at the Harry Gwala Stadium in Pietermaritzburg on Wednesday night. The Sea Robbers will plainly be disappointed that they didn't finish off the game. They set out a few open doors to score while their adversaries neglected to yield a solitary shot on track.