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Stellenbosch look to set up another good run after reality check against Pirates

Stellenbosch will hope to expand on one more great run of structure in the prevalence after their 11-match unbeaten run went to a sudden end at home against Orlando Pirates, says mentor Steve Barker. 

Stellies were dissected at a blustery Danie Craven Stadium in Stellenbosch, with Collins Makgaka and Deon Hotto scoring one after another in the principal half before the last option finished a support in the second time frame for a 3-0 success. Stellenbosch FC coach Steve Barker wants his team to go on another run of good form.

Frankly, we didn't protect well and we permitted them an excess of room behind us and such a large number of spaces hidden therein and sprinters running on the blindside of our backline, Barker said after the 3-0 loss. 

The breeze was somewhat of a component, however it was for the two groups. 

It was their first loss of the period after five successes and six attracts to put second on the DStv Premiership with 21 focuses from 12 matches, six focuses behind driving reigning champs Mamelodi Sundowns. 

Shockingly, our unbeaten run needed to reach a conclusion, said Barker. 

We didn't play the conditions just as we ought to have. We got ourselves in such a large number of troublesome minutes, maybe a touch of naivet on our part, which let us down. Ten-man Orlando Pirates grit out tough draw against Stellenbosch

I'm bit disillusioned, particularly with the subsequent objective, you dont need to part with that kind of objective, said Barker existing apart from everything else when Hotto seized Robyn Johannes on the edge of the case to score Pirates second objective. 

Johannes has missed the beyond 10 counterparts for Stellies and his last activity was a 2-2 draw against Pirates on the first day of the season in August, and Barker is satisfied to have the accomplished safeguard back. 

It was anything but a decent execution and a touch of rude awakening. It is back to where it all began and we have a major event on Sunday. Stellenbosch look to set up another good run after reality check against  Pirates

Barker desires to set up one more great run beginning with the excursion to Chatsworth for a showdown with Royal AM on Sunday. 

These things reach a conclusion and you simply must endure it and move and start another run. 

By the day's end I need to begin looking forward to Sundays game. I needed to rest a few players and give a few minutes.MDC Preview: Pirates vs Stellenbosch | Orlando Pirates Football Club

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Collins Makgaka Deon Hotto Mamelodi Sundowns. Stellenbosch Steve Barker.


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