Celtics beat Baroka to advance to Nedbank Cup finals

8 August 2020, 6:44 PM
Bloemfontein Celtic are through to the final of the Nedbank Cup after they beat ten-men Baroka FC side 3-0 in the first semi-final match of the doubleheader.
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Orlando Pirates head coach Milutin Sredojevic.
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Thabo Senong
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Sanath Jayasuriya
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