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01/08 @ 15:00 vs Kaizer Chiefs FNB Stadium
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08/08 @ 19:30 vs CS Sfaxien Orlando Stadium
Log Position
Pos Team P W D L +/- Pts
11 MP Aces 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Pirates 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 P Stars 0 0 0 0 0 0
Top Scorers
  • Kermit Erasmus - 16
  • Lehlohonolo Majoro - 14
  • Oupa Manyisa - 9
  • Sifiso Myeni - 5
Assists
  • Mpho Makola - 8
  • Sifiso Myeni - 8
  • Thabo Matlaba - 8
  • Kermit Erasmus - 7
IN from notes
Tendai Ndoro MP Aces
Felipe Ovono Free Agent
OUT to notes
Lennox Bacela AmaTuks
Philani Zikalala Arrows
Helder Pelembe Celtic
Daine Klate Wits
Aubrey Ngoma MP Aces
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Coach: Eric Tinkler (caretaker)

Nickname: The Buccaneers

Formed: 1937

Physical address: 53 Central Street, Houghton, Johannesburg

Tel: (011) 483 1730

Website: www.orlandopiratesfc.com

Email: opfc@worldonline.co.za

Twitter: @Orlando_Pirates

Most starts: Williams Okpara 375

Most goals: Benedict Vilakazi 58

Most capped player: Teko Modise (South Africa)

Most starts in a season: 51Williams Okpara (1995), Oupa Manyisa (2013/14), Senzo Meyiwa (2013/14)

Most goals in a season: Dennis Lota 23 (1999/00)

Record victory: 9-1 vs Olympics (7/3/99, Bob Save)

Record defeat: 6-1 vs Mamelodi Sundowns (3/2/90, BP Top8)

* As at the start of the 2014/15 season

African Champions Cup winners: 1995

African Super Cup winners: 1996

NPSL champions: 1971, 1973, 1975, 1976

NSL champions: 1994

PSL champions: 2000/2001, 2002/03, 2010/11, 2011/12 

Life Challenge Cup winners: 1973, 1974, 1975

Mainstay Cup winners: 1980

Bob Save Super Bowl winners: 1988, 1996

BP Top Eight Cup winners 1972, 1974, 1978, 1983, 1993, 1996, 2000

Sales House Cup winners: 1975, 1977, 1983

Castle Challenge Cup winners: 1992

MTN8 winners: 2010, 2011

Nedbank Cup winners: 2011, 2014

Telkom Knockout Cup: 2011

* As at the start of the 2014/15 season

Awaiting results

Orlando Pirates - First Team Squad

Goalkeepers

Siyabonga Mpontshane
Siyabonga Mpontshane
Squad Number: 23
Nationality: South Africa
Felipe Ovono
Felipe Ovono
Squad Number: 1
Nationality: Equatorial Guinea
Ntando Nkala
Squad Number: 0
Nationality: South Africa
Brighton Mhlongo
Squad Number: 16
Nationality: South Africa

Defenders

Mbongeni Gumede
Squad Number: 36
Nationality: South Africa
Happy Jele
Squad Number: 4
Nationality: South Africa
Ntsikelelo Nyauza
Ntsikelelo Nyauza
Squad Number: 34
Nationality: South Africa
Lucky Lekgwathi
Squad Number: 14
Nationality: South Africa
Thabo Matlaba
Squad Number: 11
Nationality: South Africa
Siyabonga Sangweni
Squad Number: 21
Nationality: South Africa
Tshepo Gumede
Tshepo Gumede
Squad Number: 27
Nationality: South Africa
Ayanda Gcaba
Squad Number: 21
Nationality: South Africa
Rooi Mahamutsa
Squad Number: 28
Nationality: South Africa
Mpho Mvelase
Mpho Mvelase
Squad Number: 13
Nationality: South Africa
Patrick Phungwayo
Squad Number: 3
Nationality: South Africa

Midfielders

Thandani Ntshumayelo
Squad Number: 6
Nationality: South Africa
Menzi Masuku
Squad Number: 0
Nationality: South Africa
Lehlogonolo Masalesa
Squad Number: 12
Nationality: South Africa
Gift Motupa
Gift Motupa
Squad Number: 12
Nationality: South Africa
Mpho Makola
Squad Number: 5
Nationality: South Africa
Thabo Qalinge
Squad Number: 15
Nationality: South Africa
Sifiso Myeni
Squad Number: 11
Nationality: South Africa
Issa Sarr
Issa Sarr
Squad Number: 20
Nationality: Senegal
Oupa Manyisa
Squad Number: 20
Nationality: South Africa
Thabo Rakhale
Thabo Rakhale
Squad Number: 7
Nationality: South Africa
Lwazi Skosana
Lwazi Skosana
Squad Number: 7
Nationality: South Africa

Strikers

Kermit Erasmus
Squad Number: 95
Nationality: South Africa
Mwape Musonda
Mwape Musonda
Squad Number: 19
Nationality: Zambia
Tendai Ndoro
Tendai Ndoro
Squad Number: 7
Nationality: Zimbabwe
Maselaelo Seanego
Squad Number: 37
Nationality: South Africa
Lehlohonolo Majoro
Squad Number: 45
Nationality: South Africa
Thamsanqa Gabuza
Squad Number: 31
Nationality: South Africa

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Khune returns

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