How Chiefs and Pirates compare ahead of Soweto Derby III

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Nkosingiphile Ngcobo of Kaizer Chiefs.
Nkosingiphile Ngcobo of Kaizer Chiefs.
Muzi Ntombela


Amid a Fifa ban preventing Kaizer Chiefs from registering new players, coach Gavin Hunt was forced to turn to the club’s Diski Challenge squad for reinforcements, and it turned out to be a blessing in disguise.

In contrast, Chiefs’ rivals Orlando Pirates seem to have abandoned this tradition by relying mostly on foreign and more experienced players recently.

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