Orlando Pirates

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Log Position
Pos Team P W D L +/- Pts
2 Golden Arrows 5 3 1 1 2 10
3 Orlando Pirates 4 2 2 0 3 8
4 Cape Town City 5 2 2 1 1 8
Top Scorers
  • Tendai Ndoro - 5
  • Thabiso Kutumela - 1
  • Oupa Manyisa - 1
Assists
  • Mpho Makola - 3
  • Oupa Manyisa - 1
  • Thabo Rakhale - 1
IN from notes
Ayanda Nkosi Free State Stars
Donald Mokondelela Baroka FC
Sipho Zwane Garankuwa
Jackson Mabokgwane Cape Town City
Siphelele Zikalala Real Kings
OUT to notes
Sifiso Myeni Bidvest Wits
Letsie Koapeng Released
Lehlohonolo Majoro Cape Town City
Tshepo Gumede Cape Town City
Siyabonga Sangweni Retired
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Coach: Muhsin Ertugral

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

Week

Positions are recorded at the end of the day when a match was played. Subsequent matches in the league may have caused the current position to change.

To see which club was played against, hover over the position marker on the chart.

Orlando Pirates - First Team Squad

Goalkeepers

Felipe Ovono
Felipe Ovono
Squad Number: 42
Nationality: Equatorial Guinea
Brighton Mhlongo
Squad Number: 16
Nationality: South Africa
Siyabonga Mpontshane
Siyabonga Mpontshane
Squad Number: 40
Nationality: South Africa
Jackson Mabokgwane
Jackson Mabokgwane
Squad Number: 1
Nationality: South Africa

Defenders

Lucky Lekgwathi
Squad Number: 14
Nationality: South Africa
Thamsanqa Mkhize
Thamsanqa Mkhize
Squad Number: 27
Nationality: South Africa
Justice Chabalala
Justice Chabalala
Squad Number: 33
Nationality: South Africa
Thabo Matlaba
Squad Number: 8
Nationality: South Africa
Sipho Zwane
Sipho Zwane
Squad Number: 0
Nationality: South Africa
Ayanda Gcaba
Squad Number: 2
Nationality: South Africa
Abbubaker Mobara
Abbubaker Mobara
Squad Number: 18
Nationality: South Africa
Rooi Mahamutsa
Squad Number: 28
Nationality: South Africa
Thembela Sikhakhane
Thembela Sikhakhane
Squad Number: 30
Nationality: South Africa
Patrick Phungwayo
Squad Number: 3
Nationality: South Africa
Edwin Gyimah
Edwin Gyimah
Squad Number: 33
Nationality: Ghana
Happy Jele
Squad Number: 4
Nationality: South Africa
Ntsikelelo Nyauza
Ntsikelelo Nyauza
Squad Number: 34
Nationality: South Africa

Midfielders

Siphelele Zikalala
Siphelele Zikalala
Squad Number: 35
Nationality: South Africa
Mpho Makola
Squad Number: 5
Nationality: South Africa
Nkosinathi Mthiyane
Nkosinathi Mthiyane
Squad Number: 13
Nationality: South Africa
Luvuyo Memela
Luvuyo Memela
Squad Number: 37
Nationality: South Africa
Lindokuhle Mtshali
Lindokuhle Mtshali
Squad Number: 0
Nationality: South Africa
Gladwin Shitolo
Gladwin Shitolo
Squad Number: 5
Nationality: South Africa
Issa Sarr
Issa Sarr
Squad Number: 18
Nationality: Senegal
Riyaad Norodien
Riyaad Norodien
Squad Number: 31
Nationality: South Africa
Bernard Morrison
Bernard Morrison
Squad Number: 12
Nationality: Ghana
Oupa Manyisa
Squad Number: 20
Nationality: South Africa
Roger Majafa
Roger Majafa
Squad Number: 39
Nationality: South Africa
Donald Mokondelela
Donald Mokondelela
Squad Number: 0
Nationality: South Africa
Sello Japhta
Sello Japhta
Squad Number: 28
Nationality: South Africa
Thabo Rakhale
Squad Number: 25
Nationality: South Africa
Gift Motupa
Gift Motupa
Squad Number: 38
Nationality: South Africa
Thandani Ntshumayelo
Squad Number: 6
Nationality: South Africa
Mahlatsi Makudubela
Mahlatsi Makudubela
Squad Number: 17
Nationality: South Africa
Lehlogonolo Masalesa
Squad Number: 12
Nationality: South Africa
Thabo Qalinge
Squad Number: 15
Nationality: South Africa

Strikers

Mwape Musonda
Mwape Musonda
Squad Number: 9
Nationality: Zambia
Thabiso Kutumela
Thabiso Kutumela
Squad Number: 24
Nationality: South Africa
Ayanda Nkosi
Ayanda Nkosi
Squad Number: 17
Nationality: South Africa
Tendai Ndoro
Tendai Ndoro
Squad Number: 7
Nationality: Zimbabwe
Thamsanqa Gabuza
Squad Number: 31
Nationality: South Africa

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