Happy Jele leads the list of the players with the most minutes under their belt for Orlando Pirates this season. Soccer Laduma takes a look at nine others who make up the top 10.
According to the statistics on Transfermarkt.com, Jele has made 24 appearances in all competitions for Pirates so far this season, where he has played 2191 minutes, more than any other player in the team.
Wayne Sandilands, who’s made 23 appearances, has so far accumulated 2100 minutes, while Innocent Maela in 22 appearances played 1973 minutes.
Fortune Makaringe in 23 appearances now has 1933 minutes under his belt; Ntsikelelo Nyauza in 21 games has played 1866 minutes and Vincent Pule in 22, played 1846.
Meanwhile, the rest of the top 10, Thembinkosi Lorch has played 1770 minutes in 21 appearances, Ben Motshwari in 18 appearances has totalled 1647 minutes, Gabadinho Mhango with 1569 minutes in 22 games, Abel Mabaso in 14 matches with 1012 minutes and Paseka Mako in 13 games has 890 minutes under his belt.
Siyabonga Mpontshane is the only player who has made the match-day squad this season but has zero minutes for the Bucs.