Barker wary of Qalinge threat

Mpumalanga Black Aces head coach Clive Barker has admitted that Orlando Pirates winger Thabo Qalinge will be a threat in the two side's clash on Tuesday.

Klate shifts focus to Aces

Orlando Pirates winger Daine Klate is not resting on his laurels after he was the hero in Saturday's 1-0 win over Free State Stars.

Black Aces v Pirates

Mpumalanga Black Aces return home to lock horns with Orlando Pirates in a Premiership encounter at Mbombela Stadium on Tuesday night.

VV: Hard when teams just defend

Orlando Pirates coach Vladimir Vermezovic has praised his team after they overcame a defensive Free State Stars outfit 1-0 on Saturday.

Orlando Pirates 1-0 FS Stars

Daine Klate's second-half goal proved the difference as Orlando Pirates ground out a 1-0 victory over Free State Stars on Saturday night.

Pirates v Free State Stars

A considerable amount will be at stake when Pirates hosts Free States Stars in a Premiership fixture at the Orlando Stadium on Saturday.

Gcaba expects a Pirates win

Ayanda Gcaba has absolutely doubt that Orlando Pirates will beat Free States Stars in the Premiership fixture between the two teams on Saturday.

Matlaba worry for Buccaneers

Orlando Pirates admit they may be without the injured Thabo Matlaba for this weekend's Premiership clash against Free State Stars.

De Sa avoiding Chiefs hype

Ajax Cape Town head coach Roger De Sa is aware of the hype around Sunday's top of the table Premiership clash against Kazier Chiefs.

Bafana dealt Matlaba blow

Bafana have been forced to make a late change to their starting line-up following an injured suffered by full-back Thabo Matlaba.

Segolela expects Congo double

Tlou Segolela is confident South Africa can complete the double over Congo when the sides resume AFCON qualifying hostilities.

Diski Challenge weekend wrap

The group stage picture of the Multichoice Diski Challenge looks no clearer following another weekend of youth team football.

Meyiwa pleased with growth

Orlando Pirates goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa is happy with his progress as the Bafana Bafana number one in the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying campaign.

Erasmus lauds Bucs trio's role

Orlando Pirates striker Kermit Erasmus has praised team-mates Oupa Manyisa, Senzo Meyiwa and Thabo Matlaba for their input in the Bafana Bafana set-up.

Segolela wants Pirates stay

Orlando Pirates midfielder Tlou Segolela is eager to show he can still add value to the club, according to his agent, Tim Suzuki.

Next Game

South African ABSA Premier League

Black Aces  v  Orlando Pirates

Tue 21st Oct - Mbombela Stadium
Last Game

South African ABSA Premier League

Orlando Pirates 1 - 0 Free State Stars

Sat 18th Oct - Orlando Stadium

South African Premiership

  Teams P Pts
1 Polokwane City 3 7
1 Kaizer Chiefs 8 24
2 Black Leopards 2 3
2 Orlando Pirates 8 14
3 Milano United 3 1
3 Bidvest Wits 8 14
4 Mamelodi Sundowns 8 14
5 Ajax Cape Town 8 14
6 Chippa United 8 13
7 SuperSport United 8 12
8 Maritzburg United 8 12
9 Mpumalanga Black Aces 8 12
10 Free State Stars 8 10
11 Bloemfontein Celtic 8 9
12 Moroka Swallows 8 9
13 Platinum Stars 8 8
14 University Of Pretoria 8 6
15 Polokwane City 8 4
16 AmaZulu 8 3
South African ABSA Premier League
Sunday 19th October
Bloemfontein Celtic 5 - 1 Polokwane City
Ajax Cape Town 0 - 1 Kaizer Chiefs
Saturday 18th October
Moroka Swallows 2 - 3 Mpumalanga Black Aces
Maritzburg United 3 - 1 Platinum Stars

Barclays Premier League
Monday 20th October
West Bromwich Albion 2 - 2 Manchester United
Sunday 19th October
Stoke City 2 - 1 Swansea City
Queens Park Rangers 2 - 3 Liverpool
Saturday 18th October
Southampton 8 - 0 Sunderland
Newcastle United 1 - 0 Leicester City
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