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Highlands Park: Peters, Mzava, Fransman, Mbhele, Mokoena, Letsholonyane, Mbatha, Mvala, Ramoraka, Shalulile, Ramagalela.
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Lineups are as follows: Pirates: Sandilands, Jele, Nyauza, Sam, Mabaso, Motshwari, Makaringe, Mako, Mhango, Memela, Lorch
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Josef Zinnbauer's Pirates side will be looking to continue their good form after having beaten Mamelodi Sundowns during the course of the week.
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Hello and welcome to today's coverage of the Absa Premiership. Today's game sees Orlando Pirates facing off against Highlands Park at the Orlando Stadium.
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The game is underway
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Ramoraka delivers the ball in for Highlands from the right.
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The ball goes out of play and Highlands Park have a goal-kick.
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GOAL! PIRATES! LORCH! Orlando Pirates 1-0 Highlands Park
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Mhango shoots for goal and scores. Orlando Pirates 2-0 Highlands Park
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Mbatha is on the attack for Highlands Park.
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The ball goes out of play and Sandilands will take a goal kick for Pirates.
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Mbatha attempts to cross the ball for Highlands Park.
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Highlands will be awarded a free-kick after Memela challenged Mbhele.
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Pirates are firmly in control. Their rejuvenation is continuing.
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Free kick to Highlands Park.
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Shalulile's head goes wife for Highlands.
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Goal-kick to Highlands Park.
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Highlands are on the attack.
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Lorch sends in a ball for Pirates but the Highlands Park defence make easy work of it.
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Goal kick for Highlands Park.
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Mokeona's surges forward and crosses but the ball ends up going behind for a goal kick.
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GOAL! PIRATES! MAKO! Orlando Pirates 3-0 Highlands Park
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There will be five minutes of additional time.
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The second half is underway.
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The ball goes out of play for a Highlands Park goal kick.
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A Highlands Park attack comes to nothing and Sandilands will take the goal kick.
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The first booking of the game goes to Mvala of Highlands Park.
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Ramoraka shoots but his effort is not good at all.
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Highlands Park are again on the attack.
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Pirates attempt to cross but the ball goes out of play.
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Mbatha is on the ball. He gets passed one defender and attempts to loft a ball for an attacker but it comes to nothing.
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Highlands test the home side as they win a corner.
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Highlands have been outplayed today but their one live-wire in attack has been Mbatha.
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Highlands Park make a substitution as Mbunjana comes into the game, replacing Mbhele.
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The game is now all-over. The best that Highlands can do now is try to get a late consolation goal.
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Highlands Park get a promising attack going but unfortunately for them, the linesman flags for offside.
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Pirates make a change as Mabaso comes on for Lorch.
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Highlands make a late change as they withdraw Ramoraka and bring on Jooste.
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The ball goes out of play and it will be a goal kick for Highlands Park.
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Jooste crosses for Highlands Park.
Orlando Pirates
Highlands Park
3
Goal Scorers
1
11' Hellings M...
48' Paseka Mako
7' Thembinkosi...
81' Mlungisi M...
2
Yellow Cards
2
46' Ntsikelelo...
67' Ntuthuko M...
40' Rodney Ram...
56' Mothobi Mvala
0
Red Cards
0
11
Squad
11
Thembinkosi...
Happy Jele
Ntsikelelo ...
Ben Motshwari
Hellings Mh...
Luvuyo Memela
Fortune Mak...
Bongani Sam
Paseka Mako
Wayne Sandi...
Ntuthuko Ma...
3
4
5
6
7
11
15
19
29
30
44
2
5
6
10
13
14
20
21
30
38
43
Limbikani M...
Bevan Fransman
Reneilwe Le...
Luckyboy Mo...
Rodney Rama...
Mothobi Mvala
Lesenya Ram...
Richard Sif...
Kyle Peters
Peter Shalu...
Lindokuhle ...
7
Reserves
7
Joris Delle
Tshegofatso...
Kabelo Dlamini
Bulelani Nd...
Mthokozisi ...
Onassis Mnt...
James Monyane
1
16
18
27
28
32
34
8
12
15
16
25
27
34
Mlungisi Mb...
Mokete Mogaila
Jerry Msane
Tapuwa Kapini
Thalente Mb...
Wayde Jooste
Sello Motsepe