Orlando Pirates

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Log Position
Pos Team P W D L +/- Pts
11 P City 3 1 1 1 -2 4
12 Pirates 3 1 0 2 1 3
13 Cosmos 3 0 3 0 0 3
Top Scorers
  • Mpho Makola - 3
  • Thabo Rakhale - 2
  • Oupa Manyisa - 1
  • Kermit Erasmus - 1
Assists
  • Kermit Erasmus - 3
  • Lehlohonolo Majoro - 1
  • Gift Motupa - 1
  • Sifiso Myeni - 1
IN from notes
Edwin Gyimah SS Utd
Tendai Ndoro MP Aces
Luvuyo Memela All Stars
Thembinkosi Lorch Maluti
Felipe Ovono Free Agent
OUT to notes
Khethokwakhe Masuku Royal Eagles
Mwape Musonda Arrows
Siyabonga Zulu P Stars
Lennox Bacela AmaTuks
Philani Zikalala Arrows
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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

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

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

Defenders

Patrick Phungwayo
Squad Number: 3
Nationality: South Africa
Tshepo Gumede
Tshepo Gumede
Squad Number: 27
Nationality: South Africa
Ntsikelelo Nyauza
Ntsikelelo Nyauza
Squad Number: 34
Nationality: South Africa
Mbongeni Gumede
Squad Number: 36
Nationality: South Africa
Ayanda Gcaba
Squad Number: 21
Nationality: South Africa
Mpho Mvelase
Mpho Mvelase
Squad Number: 33
Nationality: South Africa
Happy Jele
Squad Number: 4
Nationality: South Africa
Thabo Matlaba
Squad Number: 8
Nationality: South Africa
Lucky Lekgwathi
Squad Number: 14
Nationality: South Africa
Bheki Nzunga
Squad Number: 19
Nationality: South Africa
Rooi Mahamutsa
Squad Number: 28
Nationality: South Africa
Siyabonga Sangweni
Squad Number: 21
Nationality: South Africa

Midfielders

Sifiso Myeni
Squad Number: 11
Nationality: South Africa
Issa Sarr
Issa Sarr
Squad Number: 18
Nationality: Senegal
Luvuyo Memela
Luvuyo Memela
Squad Number: 34
Nationality: South Africa
Lehlogonolo Masalesa
Squad Number: 12
Nationality: South Africa
Thembinkosi Lorch
Thembinkosi Lorch
Squad Number: 0
Nationality: South Africa
Menzi Masuku
Squad Number: 26
Nationality: South Africa
Oupa Manyisa
Squad Number: 20
Nationality: South Africa
Gift Motupa
Gift Motupa
Squad Number: 38
Nationality: South Africa
Thabo Rakhale
Thabo Rakhale
Squad Number: 25
Nationality: South Africa
Mpho Makola
Squad Number: 5
Nationality: South Africa
Thabo Qalinge
Squad Number: 15
Nationality: South Africa
Thandani Ntshumayelo
Squad Number: 6
Nationality: South Africa
Edwin Gyimah
Edwin Gyimah
Squad Number: 4
Nationality: Ghana

Strikers

Siphamandla Sangweni
Siphamandla Sangweni
Squad Number: 9
Nationality: South Africa
Thamsanqa Gabuza
Squad Number: 31
Nationality: South Africa
Kermit Erasmus
Squad Number: 95
Nationality: South Africa
Lehlohonolo Majoro
Squad Number: 45
Nationality: South Africa
Tendai Ndoro
Tendai Ndoro
Squad Number: 7
Nationality: Zimbabwe

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