Since his arrival in South Africa in December, it was for the first time that Orlando Pirates head coach Josef Zinnbauer looked really stressed on Sunday when they were eliminated by Bidvest Wits in the Nedbank Cup 3-2 on penalties.
It was without a doubt the most exciting Nedbank Cup last 32 match this past weekend as the 10-man Bidvest Wits beat Orlando Pirates 3-2 on penalties following a six-goal thriller after extra time.
Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane says Soweto giants Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates must not talk this season because they have not won any trophies yet.
Chippa United will celebrate their 10th anniversary in style when they host high-riding Orlando Pirates in a league clash at Nelson Mandela Bay stadium in Port Elizabeth on Saturday night.
When Josef Zinnbauer took over Orlando Pirates last month, he found them seventh on the Absa Premiership table with 17 points from 13 matches and seven points behind the second-placed Supersport United side at the time.
Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane has revealed that he has not renewed his contract with the PSL Champions.
Mamelodi Sundowns will be hoping to close the gap on top of the log when they visit Orlando Pirates in the crucial league match at Orlando Stadium on Wednesday night (kick-off 7:30pm).
Josef Zinnbauer was introduced in a very unusual manner by Orlando Pirates last month.
Bidvest Wits will meet Orlando Pirates away in the Nedbank Cup first-round encounter after the two teams were drawn together on Thursday night.