Buccaneers gear up for Saturday’s Soweto derby showdown with Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates midfielderThabo Rakhale there’s pressure for both teams .Both Pirates and Kaizer lost their previous matches Bucs beaten 1-0 by Jomo Cosmos while Kaizer Chiefs lost 2-1 to Platinum Stars
“There’s a lot of pressure for both teams, Derby its self-have a lot of pressure, but I think is going to be a good one because we want to win. I’m going to the derby to play my normal game, I did what I did last time and it inspired and boost confidence and motivation to my teammates I hope it will have the same effect again this weekend.”
“My job is to create scoring chances for my teammates and if they don’t score is one of those days where lucky is not with us. No player want to lose regardless of who we playing.” Said Thabo Rakhale
If log standings are to be taken into account, Chiefs would be seen as favourites, although derbies often being great levelers, Pirates will also go into the game believing they can win.