Register Login Scores

A derby we were all longing for

With the anticipated hype ahead of the Soweto derby, Orlando Pirates and Kaizer Chiefs, didn't disappoint the audience that packed FNB Stadium to the rafters on Saturday afternoon.

90 000 spectators flocked to the Calabash dressed in their respective teams regalia too dazzling to dare to wear twice. As usual the two Soweto giants pulled the crowd that even the national teams can only dream of. With the supporters in full voice urging their teams to victory- but none could claim maximum points.

The derby has been dubbed the drawby, only because of its strings of goalless draws- Pirates and Chiefs have ditched out in recent derbies. The beautiful game is more prettier with numbers. Two goals were adequate for supporters of both teams to take home. This was a classic derby with all its ingredients.

A climax that could never have been scripted for a cinema or TV because it was too far-fetched.


Top 5

Salah Linked With Shock €200m Transfer

8 Feb 12, 2019 02:14 PM in African Football

Striker Spotted Back At Chiefs

22 Feb 13, 2019 02:25 PM in PSL

The 10 Highest-Paid Players In Europe

11 Feb 08, 2019 07:15 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

7 Players Expected To Sign New Deals In The Coming Weeks

5 Feb 13, 2019 04:43 PM in Siyagobhoza

Salah Linked With Shock €200m Transfer

8 Feb 12, 2019 02:14 PM in African Football

Micho Names Two Chiefs Players That Gave Bucs Problems

16 Feb 11, 2019 11:37 AM in Soweto Derby

9 Richest Footballers In The World, Past & Present

22 Jan 29, 2019 07:17 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

10 Footballers Who Had Their Careers Cut Short Through Injury

18 Jan 31, 2019 07:16 PM in English Premier League