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.
In this article I'm going to focus on three player's who are going to be key for Orlando Pirates in order to cause an upset against bitter rivals Kaizer Chiefs.
The squad is depleted is not at full strength due to injuries, so far Orlando Pirates in the Premier Soccer League they have scored ten goals in nine games. In those 10 goals five goals were scored by the following player's, Deon Hotto, Linda Mtambo, as well as striker Tshegofatso Mabasa
1. Deon Hotto
The Namibia international has taken the Premier Soccer League by storm ever since he made his debut to the league, ever since Orlando Pirates acquired the services of Deon Hotto his been in amazing form as much as he's mostly deployed on the wing he has created a lot of chances as a result he scored seven goals and assisted a further 10 goals, he's also an honest player he made a lot of appearance for Orlando Pirates and he only got 3 yellow cards.
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2. Linda Mtambo
So far Orlando Pirates started the season without a recognized number 9, and they dropped a lot of points as a result But ever since Linda Mtambo broke into the first team he only managed three appearance and he's scored 2 goals, he's prolific in front of goals.
3. Tshegofatso Mabasa
Tshegofatso Mabasa made 8 appearance and six of those appearance he started the match and he scored two goals, Orlando Pirates have so much fire power when everybody is fit but they suffered a lot of injuries.
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