Bucs Desperate For Points
Posted: 30 May 2021
Orlando Pirates Football Club travel to Mpumalanga this afternoon to face a tricky TS Galaxy FC desperate for maximum points in what looks like a six-pointer of a fixture.
The Sea Robbers have put themselves in contention of a CAF Champions League spot after pulling off a monumental result against Amazulu FC on Thursday in the DSTV Premiership.
However, Owen Da Gama has proven difficult to beat whenever he faces Pirates with his exploits with the now-sold Highlands Park FC in the previous seasons. A win this afternoon with leave The Buccaneers a point behind Usuthu, and leapfrog Lamontville Golden Arrows into third spot.
Nonetheless, The Rockets are also in need of three points for their own season, with a victory over Josef Zinnbauer’s man nicely positioning them into the top eight with two games left.
The Buccaneers will be looking to Ghabadinho Mhango, Thembinkosi Lorch and co to win the encounter, while Galaxy’s young skipper Given Msimango and Bevan Fransmann ready to deny The Sea Robbers maximum points.
The encounter kicks off at 15H00 at the Mbombela Stadium this afternoon on pay-television bouquet.
Selebalo Karabo Phasha.