Two clubs with new coaches at the helm, Orlando Pirates and Bloemfontein Celtic, go head to head at the Orlando Stadium on Saturday night.
Eric Tinkler was surprised to see Lehlohonolo Majoro and Kermit Erasmus omitted the AFCON squad, but insists he has faith in Shakes Mashaba's decision.
Bafana Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba has named his 34-man provisional squad ahead of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations in Equatorial Guinea.
Eric Tinkler was once again left frustrated by Pirates' slow start as they had to come from behind to rescue a 1-1 draw against Swallows on Wednesday.
Orlando Pirates had to come from behind to earn a point against Moroka Swallows as Wednesday's Dobsonville Stadium encounter finished 1-1.
Moroka Swallows are up for a challenging evening on Wednesday when they take on an Orlando Pirates side fresh from a 4-0 win over Ajax Cape Town.
Orlando Pirates striker Kermit Erasmus believes the team are once again functioning as a unit as they look to get their Premiership campaign back on track.
Orlando Pirates caretaker coach Eric Tinkler said that a more offensive strategy is the cause of their improved performances.
A blistering second-half from Orlando Pirates secured a comfortable 4-0 win over Ajax Cape Town at Orlando Stadium on Saturday night.
Eric Tinkler is convinced Orlando Pirates' 4-0 Premiership win over Ajax Cape Town on Saturday is a "turning point" for the Soweto giants this season.
With just three rounds of football remaining in 2014, doubts have started to emerge about Orlando Pirates' prospects of finishing the season in the top half of the Premiership standings.
Orlando Pirates striker Lennox Bacela insists the team are "a family again", and expects the Soweto giants to quickly rediscover their very best form.
Eric Tinkler said he was disappointed to have only managed a draw against Sundowns, but believes the result is something Pirates can build on going forward.
There was no separating Orlando Pirates and Mamelodi Sundowns as they played to an entertaining 1-1 draw at the Orlando Stadium on Wednesday night.
- Erasmus: Ace underrated
- Tinkler: Bucs have lost belief
- Orlando Pirates v Sundowns
- Pitso: Tinkler can save Pirates
- Mhlongo: Don't write Bucs off
- Tinkler: Title race not over
- Tinkler: Morale is 'very low'
- Pirates 0-2 Chiefs
- Tinkler: Chiefs the better side
- Orlando Pirates v Kaizer Chiefs
- Qalinge out for derby showdown
- Tinkler: Bucs are motivated
- VV: I wasn't forced out
- Shabba wary of Bucs backlash
- Khoza promises stability
- Vermezovic parts ways with Bucs
- Komphela feels for Vermezovic
- Vlad V slates Bucs' mistakes
- Orlando Pirates 1-2 Maritzburg
- De Sa takes aim at Swallows
- Phungwayo to take his chance
- Pirates v Maritzburg United
- Meyiwa up for CAF award
- CAF confirms SA participants
- Ace on Buccaneers captaincy