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Misfiring Bucs Stumble At Ten-Man Maritzburg

Orlando Pirates prolonged their winless run to 4 fits throughout all competitions after losing factors at ten-guy Maritzburg United on Wednesday evening.

DStv Premiership

Result: Maritzburg United zero-zero Orlando Pirates

Date: 20 October 2021

Venue: Harry Gwala Stadium

Goodman Mosele and Ntsako Makhubela had been now no longer protected withinside the matchday squad, however there had been begins offevolved for Bongani Sam, Terrence Dzvukamanja and Linda Mntambo.

The first actual piece of motion got here withinside the 8th minute. Sam took an inswinging nook which almost creeped into the some distance nook earlier than Maritzburg keeper Marcel Engelhardt punched the ball away.

Soon after, Tshegofatso Mabasa changed into one-on-one with goalkeeper Marcel Engelhardt after a piercing byskip from Mntambo, however his shot from a good perspective changed into blocked.

The Pirates midfield changed into truely on top, with Mntambo changed into having a huge impact as he added from the left and observed Thabang Monare, whose shot from near variety went wide.

The site visitors have to have taken the lead withinside the thirty third minute. Mntambo performed in an amazing pass toward Terrence Dzvukamanja, who misdirected his shot from near variety which proved to be the very last threat of the half.


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