Pirates to charter a flight to Congo

Orlando Pirates

Bucs face the Congo club in the penultimate match of the Champions’ League group stages.

CAF Champions League fixtures

“After careful consideration it has been agreed by the club that the team will charter a flight to the Republic of Congo for this Saturday’s game,” a statement from the club reads.

The travel logistics are as follows:

  • Departure: Friday, September 13 (7am) – Johannesburg to Brazzaville
  • Hotel: Grand Hôtel de Dolisie
  • Match: Saturday, September 14 (kick-off 3.30pm SA time)
  • Venue: Stade Municipal Denis Sassou Nguessou, Dolisie (capacity 20,000)
  • Return: Saturday, September 14 (after the match)