Kaizer Chiefs’ opponents from Botswana have plans to play against Orlando Pirates, among their matches in South Africa in the coming weeks.
Botswana’s Township Rollers are scheduled to play a friendly match against Chiefs in Gaborone on July 20.
While the preparations are ongoing for the Chiefs match, the Botswana Premier League outfit has confirmed to have lined up matches against three other Absa Premiership clubs, including Pirates.
“Apart from the already announced friendly with Kaizer Chiefs scheduled for July 20, Township Rollers will also face three other South African PSL sides for pre-season friendlies, including Chiefs' Soweto rivals, South African giants Orlando Pirates,” confirmed the club in a statement on their official Facebook page.
“This week Popa will continue pre-season training in Gaborone. Thereafter, the Rollers squad will be departing to Rustenburg, South Africa next Saturday morning (13/07/19).
“Along with pre-season training in Rustenburg, the Rollers team will have friendlies with South African PSL teams scheduled as follows:
“Sunday, 14 July vs SuperSport United (Pretoria). Tuesday, 16 July vs Bidvest Wits (Milpark, Johannesburg). Thursday, 18 July vs Orlando Pirates (Johannesburg),” confirmed Rollers.
“After returning home on the evening of Thursday, July 18, Popa will face Kaizer Chiefs in Gaborone on Saturday, July 20,” the Botswana giants confirmed.