Starting XI: Pirates v CT City
Absa Premiership Starting XI: Orlando Pirates v Cape Town City 19 September 2017
Teams: Orlando Pirates v Cape Town City
Date: 19 September 2017
Venue: FNB Stadium
Orlando Pirates and Cape Town City will lock horns in an Absa Premiership clash at the FNB Stadium this afternoon.
The match is scheduled to get underway at 19h30.
The Buccaneers will be looking for a return to winning ways after they drew 0-0 with Maritzburg United.
City will also be out to claim three points, after they suffered a 2-0 defeat to Kaizer Chiefs in their last league encounter.
Pirates currently sit in fourth spot and they can move top with a victory tonight.
Benni McCarthy's charges occupy sixth place with six points from their opening three encounters.
When these two sides met in this fixture last season, they played out a goalless draw on the night.
Here's how they line up:
Pirates: 40. Sandilands, 4. Jele, 34. Nyauza, 21. Maela, 28. Dube, 11. Matlaba, 14. Nyatama, 15. Qalinge, 5. Makola, 3. Lorch, 12. Morrison.
City: 1. Walters, 2. Mkhize, 12. Fielies, 16. Johannes, 6. Seedat, 23. Matsi, 19. Putsche, 26. Nodada, 7. Lakay, 10. Patosi, 45. Majoro.