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Soweto Derby Weekend

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA - JANUARY 30: Players and officials getting onto the field during the Absa Premiership match between Orlando Pirates and Kaizer Chiefs at FNB Stadium on January 30, 2016 in Johannesburg, South Africa. (Photo by Gallo Images)

Soweto Derby, one of the most anticipated matches in South African football as Orlando Pirates host Kaizer Chiefs in a Woza Nazo Absa Premiership clash at the FNB Stadium on Saturday 03 March 2018.

The outcome in the Soweto derby  match could determine the Buccaneers moving up to (36 points) and Amakhosi up to (35) chances of being a real threat for taking the title.

Mamelodi Sundowns are currently the log leaders with (40 points), they will be up against AmaZulu on Friday evening 02 March 2018.

Key players on each team:

Chiefs, Ryan Moon will play a key role in attack while hoping for Itumeleng Khune to keep a clean sheet in goal, since stats show he has saved 85% of shots on target on average per 90 minutes.

Pirates’ “Luvuyo “Amigo” Memela has had a stellar season so far and Sredojevic will hope the winger will be the spark the Sea Robbers need against their oldest foes”- Sport24.co.za

Kick Off time: 15:30pm.


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