Before tonight’s Soweto derby against Moroka Swallows, Orlando Pirates coach Jose Riveiro has given an update on his team.
In advance of their league game on Tuesday at Orlando Stadium against the Moroka Swallows, the Buccaneers have provided a thorough squad update.
Later today, the Bucs will play their next Premiership league game at home against Swallows. However, Thabang Monare, who was sent off against the Natal Rich Boys the previous game, will not be available for the league match for Pirates.
“Coach Jose Riveiro will not be able to call upon the services of midfielder Thabang Monare, who is suspended for the clash after picking up a red card over the weekend,” Pirates confirmed in an official statement.
However, there is good news: Innocent Maela and Sipho Chaine are almost fully recovered, and the Sea Robbers have gained strength from the return of Makhehlene Makhaula.
“There have however been some positive developments on the injury front, with the likes of Makhehlene Makhaula who recently resumed training after a brief spell in the sidelines while Innocent Maela and Sipho Chaine are among those nearly full recovery.
You can watch the game live on SuperSport starting at 7:30 p.m.