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Absa Premiership 

Teams: Baroka v Orlando Pirates

Date: 22 September 2018

Venue: Peter Mokaba Stadium

Orlando Pirates will look to bounce back in the Absa Premiership when they take on Baroka FC on Saturday afternoon.

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The Buccaneers missed out on a third straight league win after they surrendered a two-goal lead to draw 2-2 with Cape Town City on Wednesday night.
 
However, Milutin Sredojevic’s charges will have another chance to go top of the log after leaders Bidvest Wits lost 1-0 to Polokwane City on Friday night.
 
The Soweto giants are third on the table with 11 points from seven matches, two points behind table-topping Wits.
 
Meanwhile, Bakgaga have not won a league match in four straight games and will be desperate for points on their home turf.
 
Wedson Nyirenda’s troops lost 1-0 to Chippa United in their last league outing last Saturday in Port Elizabeth and will be looking to redeem themselves in front of their own supporters.
 
The Polokwane-based side are placed 13th on the Absa Premiership log with five points from six matches.
 
 
Here's how they line up:
 
Baroka: 1. Chipezeze, 2. Kgoetyane, 24. Banda, 23. Kgaswane, 5. Makume, 4. Madubanya, 8. Mdantsane, 7. Chawapiwa, 13. Mabeba, 12. Makgaka, 9. Chivaviro.
 
Subs: 30. Dlamini, 10. Moseki, 14. Mosele, 18. Mapheto, 20. Patjie, 26. Losper, 29. Makgantai.
 
Pirates: 40. Mpontshane, 4. Jele, 2. Nyauza, 23. Maela, 8. Matlaba, 20. Mlambo, 27. Motshwari, 3. Lorch, 45. Pule, 29. Mako, 17. Mulenga.

Subs: 30. Sandilands, 35. Thopola, Da Silva, 20. Mntambo, 14. Nyatama, 12. Shonga, 11. Memela.

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