Register Login Live

Supporters Club

Pirates Use Their Powers For Good

In a country that experiences such vast income inequality like ours, it is always good when the big spenders give back to the community. Orlando Pirates has recently stepped up to the plate and begun to do their part when it comes to improving the state of the nation.

The Buccaneers have announced a partnership between themselves and the Nelson Mandela Children's Hospital Trust. This campaign will involve raising awareness and funds for the trust that will go towards new additions to of the hospital and the training of staff, i.e. nurses and doctors.

This is similar to what footballing giants FC Barcelona initiated, a "reverse sponsorship" deal with UNICEF a few years ago. Instead of going the traditional route and charging a big corporate millions to put their name on the match-day jersey, Barca instead decided to promote the UNICEF brand for the benefit of children all over the world.

Well done to both Barcelona and Pirates. We need more giants who care; now keep it up and prove it is not just a once-off…


Top 5

PSL Announce New Premiership Sponsor

156 Sep 24, 2020 06:21 PM in PSL

The World's 10 Highest-Paid Football Stars Today

Sep 14, 2020 08:30 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

Pirates Make Decision On Defender After Hlatshwayo Arrival

28 Sep 23, 2020 01:28 PM in Orlando Pirates

14 Footballers Who Have Degrees

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

Reported Mass Clearout At Ajax After Promotion Heartbreak!

8 Sep 23, 2020 10:22 AM in Siyagobhoza

Chiefs Officially Unveil New Home And Away Kit

220 Sep 22, 2020 02:50 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

8 Transfers Close To Being Completed

Sep 21, 2020 06:27 PM in World News

Sleek Bafana Home & Away Concept Jerseys Showcased

21 Sep 23, 2020 03:27 PM in The Best Of The Rest

Alleged Death Threats Made To Khanye For Chiefs Analysis!

273 Sep 22, 2020 03:43 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

Breaking: Chiefs Confirm Two Assistant Coaches For Hunt

180 Sep 21, 2020 03:45 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

Mokoena Added To Chiefs Transfer Shopping List?

57 Sep 23, 2020 05:30 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

11 Footballers Who Went Broke

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

Pirates New Midfield Ace’s Contract Details Revealed

22 Sep 24, 2020 02:00 PM in Orlando Pirates

The 10 Richest Footballers In The World

11 May 20, 2020 08:32 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

Pitso Hits Back At Critics: They Are Also Billionaires!

208 Sep 24, 2020 10:00 AM in Mamelodi Sundowns