Gabadinho Mhango scored a hat-trick to help Orlando Pirates annihilate Polokwane City with a 4-1 drubbing in the Absa premiership at the Peter Mokaba Stadium on Tuesday night.
Newly appointed Orlando Pirates coach Josef Zinnabauer won his first match in charge of the Soweto team.
Baroka have come from two goals down to hold Orlando Pirates to a 2-0 stalemate in an Absa Premiership match in Polokwane this afternoon.
Former Orlando Pirates captain Lucky Lekgwathi has been reflecting on the first half of the 2019/20 season, admitting that Fortune Makaringe has been his biggest disappointment so far.
Kaizer Chiefs ended their winless five year streak in the ABSA Premiership against bitter rivals Orlando Pirates.
Orlando Pirates head coach Rhulani Mokwena has chop and changed his midfield in the past two months but one of the constant features in the heart of the midfield has been Fortune Makaringe.
Orlando Pirates dropped two valuable points at home when they were held to a goalless draw by Maritzburg United in an Absa Premiership match played at Orlando Stadium on Tuesday night.
Kaizer Chiefs celebrated their first victory over Orlando Pirates in five years with a 4-2 penalty shootout win in the Telkom Knock-Out Cup quarterfinal clash at the Moses Mabhida Stadium.
For the next seven days, South African football fans will be treated to a double dose of Soweto derby as archrivals Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates will be battling it out in the Telkom Knockout quarterfinal on Saturday in Durban and in the next weekend.
After a morale boosting win against the high flying Highlands Park albeit with an offside goal, Orlando Pirates will head into this weekend’s Telkom Knockout Derby against Kaizer Chiefs high on confidence.