Starting XI: SuperSport v Pirates

Starting XI: SuperSport v Pirates
Starting XI: SuperSport v Pirates

Starting XI: SuperSport v Pirates

Orlando Pirates need a big win over SuperSport United in the final game of their DStv Premiership campaign if they are to qualify for the CAF Confederation Cup.

DStv Premiership 

Teams: SuperSport United v Orlando Pirates

Date: 30 May 2022

Venue: Lucas Masterpieces Moripe Stadium

Time: 18h00

The Buccaneers missed out on Champions League football after being held to a 2-2 draw with Royal AM on Friday.

The Soweto side needed nine points from their last three games, but after beating Maritzburg United 4-1 on Tuesday, Pirates were seconds from winning 2-1 away to Royal AM, only for Mfundo Thikazi to net a 93rd minute equaliser.

SuperSport, though, are still three points short of a place in the top eight after Golden Arrows came from behind to defeat AmaZulu in their final league game last weel/

The Tshwane side have a better goal-difference than the current eighth-placed side, Golden Arrows, and simply need victory to reach their target.

Here’s how they line up:

SuperSport: 30. Williams, 19. Nhlapo, 25. Fleurs, 16. Bhasera, 37. Johannes, 9. Rayners, 10. Ngoma, 26. Donn, 17. Lungu, 13. Gabuza, 16. Mbatha

Subs: 33. Pule, 27. Philipps, 12. Webber, 23. Waiswa, 35. Rasebotja, 38. Moralo, 21. Maziko, 2. Ngobeni, 40. Maseko

Pirates: 31. Ofori, 5. Nyauza, 4. Jele, 26. Shandu, 49. Ndah, 20. Mosele, 15. Makaringe, 18. Dlamini, 3. Lorch, 46. Peprah, 11. Hotto

Subs: 40. Mpontshane, 42. Mabaso, 27. Dzvukamanja, 28. Makhubela, 19. Sam, 14. Hlatshwayo, 9. Mabasa, 8. Ndlovu, Monyane