Bucs sail to Cup victory against Chiefs

After 90 minutes of play, the match went straight into an enthralling penalty shootout. It was midfielder Thabo Matlaba’s spot kick that clinched victory for the Buccaneers after the teams took 18 nail-biting penalty kicks. Pirates have the edge over their Soweto neighbours in the Cup competition, having won three of the four Cup games. […]

yeye and Lebese Dominate first Half

Oupa Manyisa is struggling to keep up with Yeye and George Lebese who are making sure that Orlando Pirates Strikers majoro and Kermit watch the match as it unfold, Happy Jele got only a chance to take a lead but his effort went over the bar. Kaizer Chiefs created few scoring chances but missed all […]

Shakes Smiles back to Bafana set up

The 63-year old takes over from Gordon Igesund whose contract had expired. Mashaba’s appointment brings to an end weeks of speculation and debate on who will take over the Senior National Team’s job. Announcing the appointment of Mashaba at a packed media conference on Saturday, 26 July 2014, SAFA President Dr Danny Jordaan said the […]

Baxter, We will use this as a Practice Match

Chiefs, the defending Champions of the Carling Black Label Cup have vowed to give it their all for the supporters. “It’s a practice match in Grand Prix format. We have to get off the mark as quick as we can. We will do all what’s possible to make it good for the supporters. The players […]

Orlando Ghost snub their captain Lucky Lekgwathi for todays Match Sowetoderby

Captain Lucky Lekgwathi is the most noticeable absentee in the Mighty Buccaneers starting eleven that was announced last night by the event organisers. The Ghost have preferred Siyabonga Sangweni and Rooi Mahamutsa to marshal the team’s defence, while upfront, former Kaizer Chiefs marks-man Lehlohonolo Majoro will lead the team’s attack alongside Kermit Erasmus. Meanwhile, Orlando […]

Willard Katsande , It's time to repay the supporters

The already sold out game is scheduled to kickoff at 15:30. “It’s always an important game. I want to look back when I’m older and share this moment with my grandchildren. Participating in the Derby is every player’s dream,” said Katsande. “This is the time to repay the fans for voting for us. We are […]

The balance is perfect – Manyisa

Manyisa who won big at the team’s player Awards function on Wednesday night, applauded the club supporters for putting together what he calls “a perfectly balanced team.” He said although they are determined to win Saturday’s match against their Soweto rivals, “organisation will be key…” “I think the squad is well balanced for this (derby) […]