Tickets sold out for Cup final between Pirates and Sekhukhune at Loftus Versfeld

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Goodman Mosele, Olisa Ndah and Paseka Mako of Orlando Pirates.
Goodman Mosele, Olisa Ndah and Paseka Mako of Orlando Pirates.
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  • The PSL has confirmed that tickets for Saturday's Nedbank Cup final have been sold out.
  • Orlando Pirates will meet Sekhukhune United at Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria.
  • The Buccaneers seek their ninth Nedbank Cup title, while Sekhukhune hope to earn their first major crown in the PSL's top flight.

Tickets for the highly anticipated Nedbank Cup final between Orlando Pirates and Sekhukhune United at the iconic Loftus Versfeld Stadium have been sold out, the Premier Soccer League (PSL) announced on Thursday.

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Saturday's grand finale will mark the conclusion of the 16th edition of the prestigious tournament, which is widely regarded as one of the most popular football competitions in South Africa.

Since Nedbank took over as the primary sponsor of the competition in 2008, the stadium that is home to Pretoria teams, the Bulls and Mamelodi Sundowns, has never staged a final.

Loftus boasts a capacity of 51 762.

Nedbank Cup final host stadiums since 2008:

2008: Ellis Park Stadium, Johannesburg

2009: Rand Stadium, Johannesburg

2010: FNB Stadium, Johannesburg

2011: Mbombela Stadium, Nelspruit

2012: Orlando Stadium, Johannesburg

2013: Moses Mabhida Stadium, Durban

2014: Moses Mabhida Stadium, Durban

2015: Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium, Gqeberha

2016: Peter Mokaba Stadium, Polokwane

2017: Moses Mabhida Stadium, Durban

2018: DHL Stadium, Cape Town

2019: Moses Mabhida Stadium, Durban

2020: Orlando Stadium, Johannesburg

2021: Free State Stadium, Bloemfontein

2022: Royal Bafokeng Stadium, Rustenberg 

2023: Loftus Versfeld Stadium, Pretoria

The Buccaneers, eight time winners of the competition, have earned their right in the final with victories against All Stars, Venda Football Academy, Dondol Stars and rivals Kaizer Chiefs.

Sekhukhune, who are in their first major cup final in the PSL's top flight, beat Liver Brothers, Cape Town Spurs, Chippa United and Stellenbosch FC.

Saturday's final kicks off at 18:00. 

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