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Nedbank Cup

Starting XI: Pirates v Celtic

Nedbank Cup
Teams: Orlando Pirates v Bloemfontein Celtic
Date: 22 April 2017
Venue: Orlando Stadium
Orlando Pirates host Bloemfontein Celtic in a Nedbank Cup quarterfinal clash at the Orlando Stadium this evening.
The match is scheduled to get underway at 20h30.
The Buccaneers booked their spot in the last eight after thumping Free State Stars 4-1 at Goble Park.
Kjell Jonevret's charges were involved in Absa Premiership action last weekend, but were held to a 0-0 draw by Highlands Park.
Celtic, meanwhile, overcame lower league opposition in the previous round as they saw off Mbombela United 2-1 on home soil.
Although the Free State outfit come into the encounter on the back of a 2-0 loss to Kaizer Chiefs in the Absa Premiership.
When these two sides met earlier in the campaign, Celtic came from behind to record a 2-1 at the Orlando Stadium.
Here's how they line up:
Pirates: Mpontshane, Gcaba, Jele, Matlaba, Phungwayo, Sarr, Manyisa, Mobara, Rakhale, Makola, Ndoro.
Celtic: Tignyemb, Nyatama, Ndengane, Lakay, Maruping, Letlabika, Mxoyaba, Dube, Hotto, Phalane, Nyondo.


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