Register Login Scores


Dented Title Hopes? What Bucs Coach Thinks

Orlando Pirates coach Micho Sredojevic sidestepped a question on whether their Absa Premiership title hopes had suffered a huge blow following the 1-0 defeat to SuperSport United on Wednesday night.  

Talking to the media during his post-match interview, the Serbian mentor suggested that the Buccaneers were running their own race.   

“First of all we are not thinking about anyone else except ourselves,” said Sredojevic. 

“We had prepared ourselves very well for this game and we knew that one moment of brilliance could decide the game. We didn’t have a good enough first half, where there were so many turnovers (of possession) and we did not manage to keep the ball. We allowed the opponent counterattacks.”  

Read: 2010 Match-Fixing Case Back In Court 

The defeat was Pirates’ third of the season and – with only 10 games to go – left them trailing log leaders Bidvest Wits by four points. 

Wits will host second-placed Mamelodi Sundowns, who currently have two matches in hand, on Saturday in a game that will go some way in setting the tone for the championship chase.  

Pirates host AmaZulu on the same day. 


Top 5

Mohomi: I Wasted Two To Three Years At Sundowns

105 Nov 19, 2020 12:10 PM in Mamelodi Sundowns

The Highest-Paid Player At Each EPL Club Revealed

6 Oct 26, 2020 07:15 PM in Cadbury

Downs’ Intentions Known To Resurgent AmaZulu

19 Nov 19, 2020 08:35 AM in PSL

Players Who Were Caught Age-Cheating

27 Nov 17, 2020 12:27 PM in World News

Chiefs Defender Leads List Of Suspensions

5 Nov 19, 2020 01:58 PM in PSL

Rest In Peace Anele Ngcongca!

163 Nov 23, 2020 09:42 AM in PSL

Katsande Buying Meat In His Chiefs Gear Goes Viral

20 Nov 20, 2020 01:30 PM in The Best Of The Rest

Nurkovic Dazzles As He Shows Off Model SA Bae

9 Nov 23, 2020 04:28 PM in Footballers & Chill

Another African Billionaire Eyes Arsenal Takeover

6 Nov 20, 2020 10:35 AM in English Premier League

In Pictures: Pitso Rallies His Troops Ahead Of Crunch Week

13 Nov 19, 2020 11:14 AM in Players Abroad

14 Footballers Who Have Degrees

28 Sep 16, 2020 08:30 PM in World News

Why Thibedi Has Not Gone Back To Chiefs

16 Nov 19, 2020 12:06 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

11 Footballers Who Went Broke

33 Jun 10, 2020 07:15 PM in World News

Pirates V SSU – It Will Be A High-Scoring Affair

12 Nov 19, 2020 02:44 PM in Orlando Pirates