Telkom Knockout last-16 draw

Platinum Stars will begin the defence of their Telkom Knockout crown against Chippa United following the draw for the last-16 on Monday evening.

VV: I'm the right man for Bucs

Vladimir Vermezovic insists he is still the right man to lead Pirates, despite the 1-0 defeat against Kaizer Chiefs in the MTN8 final on Saturday.

VV: I'm the right man for Bucs

Vladimir Vermezovic insists he is still the right man to lead Orlando Pirates, despite his inability to steer the side to victory when it really matters.

Vlad V defends final flops

Orlando Pirates coach Vladimir Vermezovic insists his side are not "scared of final games", despite having lost four of their last five showpiece matches.

Orlando Pirates 0-1 Kaizer Chiefs

Tefu Mashamaite's first-half goal proved the difference as Kaizer Chiefs clinched a 1-0 victory over Orlando Pirates on Saturday in the MTN8 Final.

Klate keen to test Chiefs stand-in

Orlando Pirates winger Daine Klate has admitted that his side will be looking to capitalise on Itumeleng Khune's absence during the MTN8 final.

Meyiwa taunts Khune stand-in

Pirates keeper Senzo Meyiwa claims that whoever replaces Itumeleng Khune for Kaizer Chiefs in the MTN8 final is "going to be scared".

Orlando Pirates v Kaizer Chiefs

Kaizer Chiefs will be without the services of Itumeleng Khune during the MTN8 Final against Orlando Pirates in Durban on Saturday.

Baxter: Vlad has advantage

Chiefs coach Stuart Baxter believes Pirates counterpart Vladimir Vermezovic may have the upper hand in this weekend's MTN8 final.

Bucs have learned from errors

Orlando Pirates will be hoping to draw on their experience in past cup finals when they face Kaizer Chiefs in the climax of the MTN8 on Saturday.

Doc: Derby tactics have changed

The Soweto derby between Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates has evolved over the years, according to Amakhosi stalwart Doc Khumalo.

VV: We've been here before

Vladimir Vermezovic is looking to play down the level of excitement at Pirates as they gear up for Saturday's MTN8 final against Chiefs.

Sarr unsure of Senegal chances

Orlando Pirates midfielder Issa Sarr has admitted that he is unsure of his chances of breaking into the Senegal national team.

Bibo gets through training

Thandani Ntshumayelo said he was feeling no pain in his thigh, following his team's training session at the Rand Stadium on Wednesday.

Meyiwa just wants to win

Senzo Meyiwa has set his sights firmly on winning the MTN8 trophy with or without his rival Itumeleng Khune present for Chiefs.

Next Game

South African ABSA Premier League

Chippa United  v  Orlando Pirates

Sat 27th Sep - Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium
Last Game

South African ABSA Premier League

Orlando Pirates 0 - 0 Kaizer Chiefs

Sat 20th Sep - Moses Mabhida Stadium

South African Premiership

  Teams P Pts
1 Polokwane City 3 7
1 Kaizer Chiefs 6 18
2 Black Leopards 2 3
2 Ajax Cape Town 6 14
3 Milano United 3 1
3 Orlando Pirates 6 11
4 Bidvest Wits 6 10
5 Mamelodi Sundowns 6 10
6 Maritzburg United 6 9
7 Moroka Swallows 6 9
8 Free State Stars 6 7
9 Chippa United 6 7
10 Platinum Stars 6 7
11 Bloemfontein Celtic 6 6
12 SuperSport United 6 6
13 Mpumalanga Black Aces 6 6
14 University Of Pretoria 6 5
15 Polokwane City 6 4
16 AmaZulu 6 3
South African ABSA Premier League
Sunday 14th September
Bloemfontein Celtic 0 - 1 Mamelodi Sundowns
Moroka Swallows 0 - 2 Chippa United
Saturday 13th September
Ajax Cape Town 2 - 1 Free State Stars
Orlando Pirates 1 - 0 Bidvest Wits
Kaizer Chiefs 2 - 1 University Of Pretoria

Barclays Premier League
Sunday 21st September
Manchester City 1 - 1 Chelsea
Everton 2 - 3 Crystal Palace
Tottenham Hotspur 0 - 1 West Bromwich Albion
Leicester City 5 - 3 Manchester United
Saturday 20th September
Queens Park Rangers 2 - 2 Stoke City
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