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Mandla Ncikazi makes bold statement after latest Orlando Pirates win

Mandla Ncikazi standing in front of a crowd

Orlando Pirates co-mentor Mandla Ncikazi has offered a striking expression following his group's 2-0 success over LPRC Oilers in the CAF Confederation Cup. 

Tshegofatso Mabasa and Fortune Makaringe scored for the Buccaneers in Liberia, and after the game, Ncikazi let columnists know that Pirates are on similar level as Mamelodi Sundowns

Notwithstanding, Ncikazi conceded that Pirates haven't actually been satisfying similar norm as Sundowns who are relentless locally. 

Also, he ascribed Pirates' battles to various variables, remembering the progressions for the specialized group and wounds. 

"We are fair and square of Sundowns and we even have more help than Sundowns," Ncikazi told the media in Liberia. 


"In any case, Pirates are not accomplishing at their best as of now, however we comprehend the cycle. It's the new authority, it's the players that have been harmed however presently we are in good shape towards accomplishing large things," said Ncikazi. 

Ncikazi feels Pirates would have been similar to an oiled machine had they not be feeling the loss of a couple of their players who participated in last season's CAF Confederation Cup. 

"A big part of our crew that played last season are not here. Along these lines, it is positive that one each is returning," conceded Ncikazi. 

"We have one that began playing today (Sunday) who has never played in the season in South Africa, so it is significant that we won today," he proceeded. 

"It is significant that we have the force of winning. Privateers is a major group in South Africa, you are relied upon to dominate each game, each end of the week," added Ncikazi.

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