Articles containing the tag ‘orlando pirates
By Brian Harry On Sunday, August 23rd, 2015

Pirates into Final Four After Beating Leopards

Orlando Pirates have secured a semi-final spot after beating AC Leopards 2-0 on Saturday evening at the Orlando Stadium in the CAF Confederation cup. Pirates went top of Group B with 12 points after five games ... Read more »
By Brian Harry On Sunday, August 2nd, 2015

Orlando Pirates Beat Chiefs to Retain Black Label Cup

Orlando Pirates beat their Soweto rivals Kaizer Chiefs in front of a 94 807 capacity crowd in the Black Label cup tournament to claim their fourth title in five years, in a much anticipated match played at the ... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Sunday, November 2nd, 2014

Senzo Meyiwa’s Funeral: Celebrating the Life of a Hero

Saturday was a day of mourning in Durban as the KZN community took time off their schedules to pay their last respects on a man that, despite being very young was held in high regards by many people whose life ... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Monday, October 27th, 2014

Bafana Bafana and Pirates Goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa Shot Dead

It seems that the dust in South Africa does not have a chance to settle down. Just as the sporting fraternity was beginning to accept the death of world class athlete and former world champion in the 800m categ... Read more »
By PAW On Sunday, November 3rd, 2013

Huge Task for Orlando Pirates

The home crowd had to wait until way past the end of the match to celebrate a goal. Thabo Matlaba literally moved from zero to hero when, in the 93rd minute, he picked up a loose ball near the centre of the par... Read more »
By Lungani Zungu On Sunday, September 22nd, 2013

Orlando Pirates Cruise to the Semi-finals of the Champions League

Orlando Pirates are one step closer towards reaching their dream of conquering Africa again. The Sea Robbers swam to the semi-finals of the champions league when they played to a goalless draw with Al Ahly on S... Read more »
By Lungani Zungu On Saturday, September 21st, 2013

It is Do or Die for Orlando Pirates as they Face Al Ahly

It’s now or never for Orlando Pirates as they lock horns with the lethal Egypt based Al Ahly at Orlando Stadium on Sunday in a do or die Group A champions league encounter. Bucs defeated Al Ahly by 3-0 away f... Read more »
By Lungani Zungu On Thursday, September 19th, 2013

Orlando Pirates Celebrate their First Win in The PSL

All three PSL encounters that took place on Tuesday ended with draws. But this was turned around on Wednesday as all five clashes ended with wins. The big celebrations amongst the five teams that collected maxi... Read more »
By Lungani Zungu On Sunday, August 25th, 2013

Orlando Pirates Smash Arch-rivals Kaizer Chiefs

KAIZER CHIEFS troops left the packed-to-capacity FNB stadium with their tails in between the legs after a 1-0 bashing by their arch-rivals Orlando Pirates in the 1st leg of the MTN8 semi-finals on Saturday. It ... Read more »
By Lungani Zungu On Tuesday, August 20th, 2013

MTN 8 Semis Preview

“Chiefs Can’t Win Two Matches Against Us, We Will Fight” – Lucky Lekgwathi SOWETO giants, Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates have a date on Saturday and the Sea Robbers’ captain, Lucky ... Read more »