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Orlando Pirates held by 10-man Maritzburg

Orlando Pirates couldn't return to winning routes in the DStv Premiership in the wake of playing to a goalless draw against Maritzburg United. 

Linda Mntambo, Terrence Dzvukamanja and Bongani Sam were given beginnings post he guests, while Travis Graham captained United on his re-visitation of the side. 

There was noo dithering following start up as Pirates went sneaking around from a jogging header in the case by Olisah Ndah and Tshegofatso Mabasa's short proximity shot which Marcel Engelhardt saved. 

Engelhardt wasn't out of risk halfway after the principal half and got decreased to a low outstretched save from a depiction on the edge of the space by Linda Mntambo

Privateers ought to have left Engelhardt for dead soon after the half-hour mark, yet Dzvukamanja put Mntambo's ball into the space off kilter with the safeguard in sixes and sevens. 

The Team of Choice excitedly searched briefly period, as Ernst Middendorp presented Daylon Claasen instead of Riyaaz Ismail to support the assault. 

It for sure organized Maritzburg to more endeavors into the Buccaneers third, with an endeavor by Amadou Soukouna and from there on Ryan Rae seeing a header from a ball into space travel wide. 

Albeit, a put off continued in the second half when a high-foot challenge from Brandon Theron on Thabang Monare saw the previous get a straight red card. 

Privateers frantically hoped to utilize the one man advantage with the clock streaming by yet similarly as in the principal half were denied by botched opportunities which then, at that point, flagged a goalless result. 

Affirmed line-ups: 


Maritzburg: Engelhardt, Ismail, Rae, Ndengane, Allie, L. Hlongwane, Theron, Kewuti, Graham, B. Hlongwane, Soukouna. 


Subs: Peterson, Human, Zumah, Claasen, Ritchie, Bhengu, Skelem, Dlamuka, Bennett. 


Pirates: Mpontshane, Jele, Sam, Ndah, Mako, Monare, Makaringe, Mntambo, Shandu, Dvzukamanja, Mabasa. 


Subs: Sandilands, Peprah, Mabaso, Bophela, Mngonyama, Dlamini, Hlatshwayo, Makgaka, Hotto.

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