Matlaba wary of Stars threat

Orlando Pirates full-back Thabo Matlaba is anticipating a difficult match when they play his former club Free State Stars on Wednesday.

Majoro refusing to back off

Lehlohonolo Majoro says the threat of a second suspension in less than a month will not affect the way he plays the game.

Tinkler taking cup seriously

Orlando Pirates caretaker coach Eric Tinkler has urged local clubs to adopt a long-term outlook when it comes to taking part in African cup competitions.

Matlaba retains title hope

Orlando Pirates defender Thabo Matlaba says belief will be key if his side hope to catch Kaizer Chiefs in this season's Premiership title race.

Defensive concerns for Tinkler

Eric Tinkler admits he is frustrated to see Pirates still conceding "silly goals" after allowing a set piece to sully their 3-1 win over Polokwane City on Saturday.

Orlando Pirates 3-1 Polokwane

Orlando Pirates continued their impressive run of winning form as they cruised to a 3-1 win over Polokwane City at Orlando Stadium on Saturday.

Pirates squad in better health

There is more good news for an Orlando Pirates side looking to patch their season back together, with several players in contention for a return to the squad.

Orlando Pirates v Polokwane

Orlando Pirates are unbeaten in 2015 and the Buccaneers will be looking to extend their winning streak in the Premiership against Polokwane City on Saturday.

Bacela: Africa can make or break

Lennox Bacela believes Chiefs and Sundowns' participation in the CAF Champions League could have a telling effect on the Premiership title race.

Rakhale ready for City reunion

Pirates midfielder Thabo Rakhale admits he is relishing the chance to face former club Polokwane City when the teams lock horns in the Premiership on Saturday.

Gcaba relishing Ke Yona test

Orlando Pirates defender Ayanda Gcaba admits he is well aware of the threat SuperSport United pose up front, but feels the Buccaneers are equally adept in defence.

Nedbank Cup last-16 draw

Defending Nedbank Cup champions Orlando Pirates have been paired with Gordon Igesund's SuperSport United in the Nedbank Cup last 16.

Coundoul wants PSL move

Senegalese goalkeeper Bouna Coundoul says that he wants to play in South Africa, after watching Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates play.

Mhlongo's contract already signed

The representatives of Orlando Pirates goalkeeper Brighton Mhlongo say their client's contract won't expire at the end of the season as he penned a new deal late last year.

Gumede targets CL spot

Newly-signed Orlando Pirates defender Tshepo Gumede says his goal is to help the club get back into the CAF Champions League.

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