Pirates respond to drug allegations

2016-07-28 10:00

Orlando Pirates have issued an official statement, responding to reports claiming that one of their players has tested positive for a banned substance.

Pirates, Chiefs squads revealed for Cup tie

2016-07-28 08:46

It's all systems go for Saturday afternoon's Carling Black Label Cup between Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates at the FNB Stadium.

'Ertugral wants us to fight as a team'

2016-07-27 12:24

Orlando Pirates captain Oupa Manyisa admits that he is relishing working under new coach Muhsin Ertugral.

Arendse pleased to be linked with Pirates

2016-07-26 19:15

Mamelodi Sundowns defender Wayne Arendse admits that it is flattering to be linked with Soweto giants Orlando Pirates.

Mhlongo talks up new recruits

2016-07-26 12:55

Orlando Pirates goalkeeper Brighton Mhlongo has been impressed by the quality of new recruits the club has acquired.

Sebola: Mobara should play alongside Gyimah

2016-07-25 09:37

Former Orlando Pirates man Andries Sebola has backed Abbubaker Mobara to form a defensive partnership alongside Ghanian Edwin Gyimah.

Pirates thrash NWU in pre-season friendly

2016-07-22 10:35

Orlando Pirates brushed aside NWU in Potchefstroom as head coach Muhsin Ertugral continues to prepare the Buccaneers for the PSL season.

Pirates put 6 players on transfer list

2016-07-21 14:24

Orlando Pirates confirmed the list of players that have been placed on transfer.

Marlin on why Mabokgwane could succeed at Bucs

2016-07-21 09:15

Jackson Mabokgwane's international experience will stand him in good stead, should he indeed play for Orlando Pirates this season.

'Billiat top 10 best players in Africa'

2016-07-20 19:00

Former Orlando Pirates coach Milutin 'Micho' Sredojevic believes Sundowns winger Khama Billiat is one of Africa's best talents.


Positive cocaine test: Pirates player charged

2016-07-28 09:12

The South African Institute for Drug Free Sport has confirmed that an Orlando Pirates player had tested positive for cocaine in a recent routine drug test.

Pirates player tests positive for cocaine

2016-07-27 17:32

The South African Institute for Drug Free Sport confirmed that a player from Orlando Pirates has tested positive for cocaine ...

City decide against Bacela signing

2016-07-26 21:00

Cape Town City FC have decided against signing former Orlando Pirates striker Lennox Bacela.

Hamstring injury keeps Qalinge sidelined

2016-07-26 15:20

Orlando Pirates midfielder Thabo Qalinge suffered a hamstring injury and has been ruled out of all competitive football.

Cape Town City sign Pirates defender

2016-07-26 11:13

Cape Town City FC have announced the permanent signing of defender Tshepo Gumede from Orlando Pirates.

Gcaba longs for league title

2016-07-25 07:52

Orlando Pirates central defender Ayanda Gcaba is eager to win the Absa Premiership title in his fifth season with the Soweto giants.

Mobara backs Olympic squad

2016-07-21 18:48

Abbubaker Mobara is impressed with the group of players selected to represent South Africa at the upcoming Olympic Games.

No Pirates regrets for Mzava

2016-07-21 13:12

New Golden Arrows defender Limbikani Mzava believes he did not disappoint Orlando Pirates fans.

Kutumela encouraged by team-mates

2016-07-20 22:15

New Orlando Pirates striker Thabiso Kutumela admits he has been encouraged by his team-mates at the Soweto club.

Masuku: Chippa deal is not finalised

2016-07-19 15:26

Menzi Masuku believes his move from Orlando Pirates to Chippa United is not finalised, despite both sides confirmed the move.

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