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Why Pirates Captain Was Substituted

Orlando Pirates mentor Jose Riveiro has cleared up his choice for play Tapelo Xoki as a substitute for his subsequent match, against Stellenbosch FC.

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Having begun close by Nkosinathi Sibisi in his Pirates debut against Swallows FC keep going end of the week, Xoki started on the seat as the Buccaneers confronted Stellenbosch on Wednesday, with Olisa Ndah liked to begin close by Sibisi by the Spanish coach.

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With Stellies tossing everything at Bucs in the last option phases of the match, Riveiro detected risk and chose to adopt the mindful strategy by taking out chief Innocent Maela who had before gotten a yellow card and acquainted Xoki with manage the fast assailants from the Western Cape outfit.

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"Xoki came in on the grounds that Stellenbosch were playing the greater part of their flying balls in the initial half through the left side and Maela had a yellow card. They presented a striker, I don't recall the name, the number 37 (Sinethemba Mngomezulu), on the off chance that I recollect well, the enormous striker. In this way, I guess they were searching for additional difficulties around there and that is the reason we picked Xoki who had no yellow cards and he came in very well somewhat recently," said Riveiro, addressing writers after the match.

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Buccaneers Nkosinathi Sibisi Olisa Ndah Sibisi Xoki


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