When Kaizer Chiefs wanted to turn around their season at the end of the 2018/2019 season when they finished outside the top eight and also lost Nedbank Cup title to lower division side TS Galaxy, head coach Ernst Middendorp prioritised his midfield as one key area to beef up.
After more than 13 years playing at professional level, Orlando Pirates captain Happy Jele received only his second red card at this level on Tuesday night during a goalless draw against Maritzburg United at Orlando Stadium.
After a slow start to the season, Orlando Pirates have bounced back in great style beating bitter rivals Kaizer Chiefs 3-0 in the MTN8 semi-final first leg at Orlando Stadium on Saturday afternoon.
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.
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.
Kaizer Chiefs ended their winless five year streak in the ABSA Premiership against bitter rivals Orlando Pirates.
Kaizer Chiefs need to be stopped! That’s the word coming from Orlando Pirates head coach Rhulani Mokwena as he looks forward to round two of the Soweto derby at the FNB Stadium on Saturday.
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.