Bucs jet off to Mali tomorrow

Bucs jet off to Mali tomorrow
OP Media

OP Media

As per the CAF Draw conducted last week Orlando Pirates has been drawn against AS Kaloum of Guinea. The playoff clash against the reigning Guinean league champions will be played on Friday, 15 May at the Stade Modibo Keita in Mali. Due to the Ebola virus concerns that have plagued Guinea of late, AS Kaloum has played all of their home fixtures in neighbouring Mali.

The Mighty Buccaneers head to Mali on Wednesday, 13 May 2015 for what promises to be an interesting first round fixture between two sides fighting to keep their CAF ambitions alive. The hosts will be desperately trying to salvage their 2015 CAF Campaign after having crashed out of the Champions League while the visitors, Orlando Pirates are on a mission to advance in the only CAF Club competition they are yet to win.

Fixture Details are as follows:

Competition: CAF Confederations Cup
Fixture: AS Kaloum vs. Orlando Pirates
Match date: Friday, 15 May 2015
Venue: Stade Modibo Keita
Kick-Off: 17: 00 local time (19: 00 South African time)

Travel Details are as follows:

Departure Date: Wednesday, 13 May 2015
Departure Time (SA): 17: 50
Arrival Time (MALI): 09: 40 via Dakar
Return Date: Sunday, 17 May 2015
Departure (MALI): 08: 00 via Dakar
Arrival Time (SA): 16: 55

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