Five areas Pirates can improve


Orlando Pirates have endured a turbulent start to the 2019/20 Absa Premiership season as they occupy seventh position on the log, but where exactly lies their room to improve?

Pirates managed their first win in seventh encounters across all competition to bring an end to a six-match winless streak that had sent the club’s supporters into a spot of bother.

READ: Five areas Chiefs can improve

The departure of coach Milutin Sredojevic arguably played a major part therein, after they started the season off with impressive wins over rivals Kaizer Chiefs in the Carling Black Label Cup and Bloemfontein Celtic in the league.

However, the recent FIFA break afforded coach Rhulani Mokwena some valuable time to get acquainted with his new seat on the bench, while tweaking certain areas to ensure they bounce back from their slump.

While the one victory will likely bode well for the morale and confidence in the dressing room, while allowing Mokwena “an extra three hours of sleep”, there are certain areas that The Buccaneers will be hoping to improve.

The gallery above, which includes the statistics, provides a picture of some of these areas…

Get the latest Orlando Pirates news sent to your phone!