Orlando Pirates have announced a 28-man squad for their CAF Champions League campaign that is set to get underway this coming weekend.
The Buccaneers are oozing with confidence at the moment, following the team’s impressive 3-1 victory over Bloemfontein Celtic in their first Absa Premiership match of the 2019/20 season this past weekend.
For their first preliminary round match, Bucs are scheduled to travel to Zambia to face Green Eagles this coming Saturday, with the return leg set for Johannesburg on August 23.
Meanwhile, the Soweto giants have confirmed on the club’s official website the names of the 28 players registered for the initial stages of the continental competition.
Pirates’ 2019 CAF Champions League Squad:
Goalkeepers: Joris Delle, Siyabonga Mpontshane, Wayne Sandilands.
Defenders: Asavela Mbekile, Happy Jele, Ntsikelelo Nyauza, Bongani Sam, Innocent Maela, Alfred Ndengane, Mthokozisi Dube, Paseka Mako.
Midfielders: Thembinkosi Lorch, Ben Motshwari, Siphesihle Ndlovu, Vincent Pule, Luvuyo Memela, Abel Mabaso, Musa Nyatama, Fortune Makaringe, Kabelo Dlamini, Xola Mlambo, Tebogo Tlolane.
Forwards: Gabadinho Mhango, Justin Shonga, Tshegofatso Mabasa, Augustine Mulenga, Zakhele Lepasa, Austin Muwowo.