As reported by the Siya crew yesterday, Orlando Pirates will fly out to Brazzaville on Friday for their CAF Champions League clash with AC Leopards and will return to South Africa on Saturday evening, after their match.
Bucs are due to stay at the Grand Hotel de Dolisie upon their arrival, and will spend less than two days in Brazzaville, Congo.
Orlando Pirates released a statement which read,“After careful consideration it has been agreed by the club that the team will charter a flight to the Republic of Congo for this Saturday’s game”
Bucs’ travel logistics are as follows:
Departure: Friday, 13 September 2013 (07h00) – Johannesburg to Brazzaville
Hotel: Grand Hôtel de Dolisie
Match: Saturday, 14 September 2013 (15h30 SA time)
Venue: Stade Municipal Denis Sassou Nguessou, Dolisie (capacity 20 000)
Return: Saturday, 14 September 2013
By: Julian Bailey
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