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Log Position
Pos Team P W D L +/- Pts
4 Polokwane City 12 4 6 2 0 18
5 Orlando Pirates 11 4 6 1 0 18
6 Golden Arrows 12 5 3 4 -1 18
Top Scorers
  • Tendai Ndoro - 12
  • Justice Chabalala - 1
  • Luvuyo Memela - 1
  • Thabiso Kutumela - 1
Assists
  • Luvuyo Memela - 5
  • Mpho Makola - 4
  • Thabo Rakhale - 3
  • Oupa Manyisa - 2
IN from notes
Ayanda Nkosi Free State Stars
Donald Mokondelela Baroka FC
Sipho Zwane Garankuwa
Jackson Mabokgwane Cape Town City
Siphelele Zikalala Real Kings FC
OUT to notes
Mwape Musonda Black Leopards
Siphelele Zikalala Baroka FC
Letsie Koapeng Released
Sifiso Myeni Bidvest Wits
Sipho Zwane All Stars
Full Transfer List

Coach: Augusto Palacios (interim)

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); vs SuperSport United (1/11/16, Absa Premiership)


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


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

Defenders

Abbubaker Mobara
Squad Number: 18
Nationality: South Africa
Happy Jele
Squad Number: 4
Nationality: South Africa
Thembela Sikhakhane
Squad Number: 30
Nationality: South Africa
Edwin Gyimah
Squad Number: 33
Nationality: Ghana
Ntsikelelo Nyauza
Squad Number: 34
Nationality: South Africa
Thabo Matlaba
Squad Number: 8
Nationality: South Africa
Ayanda Gcaba
Squad Number: 2
Nationality: South Africa
Justice Chabalala
Squad Number: 19
Nationality: South Africa
Patrick Phungwayo
Squad Number: 3
Nationality: South Africa

Midfielders

Mahlatsi Makudubela
Squad Number: 17
Nationality: South Africa
Bernard Morrison
Squad Number: 12
Nationality: Ghana
Oupa Manyisa
Squad Number: 20
Nationality: South Africa
Thabo Qalinge
Squad Number: 15
Nationality: South Africa
Sello Japhta
Squad Number: 28
Nationality: South Africa
Nkosinathi Mthiyane
Squad Number: 13
Nationality: South Africa
Luvuyo Memela
Squad Number: 37
Nationality: South Africa
Issa Sarr
Squad Number: 18
Nationality: Senegal
Riyaad Norodien
Squad Number: 31
Nationality: South Africa
Thabo Rakhale
Squad Number: 25
Nationality: South Africa
Donald Mokondelela
Squad Number: 0
Nationality: South Africa
Mpho Makola
Squad Number: 5
Nationality: South Africa
Gift Motupa
Squad Number: 38
Nationality: South Africa
Gladwin Shitolo
Squad Number: 5
Nationality: South Africa

Strikers

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

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