Fixtures come in thick and fast for Orlando Pirates, who are heading to Durban today for their Absa Premiership clash with AmaZulu on Tuesday night.
The Buccaneers are looking to turn the tide after a string of bad results that have seen them lose three on the trot, without registering a goal.
After being knocked out of the MTN8 Cup by Highlands Park over the weekend, focus now turns to league action, where the Soweto giants aim to climb up from ninth place after a single win on the opening day of the campaign.
In this clash between two of the country’s oldest clubs, the Buccaneers come up against a side with its own challenges following two defeats which find them rooted to the bottom of the table.
Usuthu began their campaign with a 3-0 defeat at home to Bidvest Wits, before going down to Polokwane City in their last outing.
Despite their difficult start to the 2019/20 season, they have, in the past, proven to be a tough nut to crack on their own turf and have given the Buccaneers some headaches on a few occasions