The 42-year-old former England midfielder’s future at Stamford Bridge has become a hot topic, with Chelsea having lost five of their last eight league matches.
RB Leipzig missed the chance to move within a point of league leaders Bayern Munich.
Bucs had suffered a 2-0 loss and shared spoils with Black Leopards and Golden Arrows respectively before the United clash, putting pressure on Zinnbauer, with some Pirates even calling for his axing.
“He leads by example, that is what we need in the future at this club,” said the Amakhosi head coach.
Both teams might have won this DStv Premiership encounter, but neither had their shooting boots on.
“I think we were really tired hey… we can’t run away from that. They had extra batteries and it counted in the end but in the tiredness we could have gone 1-0 up.”

local soccer Nyatama rescues point for Swallows against Sundowns

Nyatama’s late goal made sure that the battle of the top two in the DStv Premiership ends in a 1-1 stalemate.

world soccer Southampton dump holders Arsenal out of FA Cup

The much-changed Gunners, who have won the competition a record 14 times, fell behind midway through the first half and could not find a way back.

local soccer Maluleka looking forward to ‘big game’ against Swallows

The Brazilians and the Birds are currently tied at the top of the log table with 26 points in 12 games.

local soccer Maritzburg targeting victory against Pirates

The Team of Choice are wounded after suffering a 3-0 home defeat to TS Galaxy midweek.

world soccer Pogba’s renaissance comes at perfect time for Man Utd

Pogba has been a constant source of friction during his second spell with United and recent suggestions that he was keen to engineer a close-season transfer came as little surprise.

world soccer No tears for Klopp if Liverpool’s transfer goals aren’t met

Klopp’s injury-hit side have slumped to fourth in the Premier League after five games without a win.

world soccer Mbappe admits mind not made up on PSG future

“We are in discussions with the club to try to find a suitable project,” said Mbappe.

African Soccer CHAN newcomers Togo upset Uganda, Rwanda hold misfiring Morocco

Togolese Yendoutie Nane scored the match-winner on 57 minutes with a looping half-volley that dropped behind goalkeeper Charles Lukwago.

local soccer Gabadinho Mhango blow for Orlando Pirates

The Malawian international picked up a quad strain in the goalless draw against Golden Arrows on Wednesday and is expected out for up to two weeks.

world soccer Under-pressure Lampard ignoring talk over his Chelsea future

Owner Roman Abramovich has shown no room for sentiment and Lampard knows that well as he played under nine bosses during his time at Stamford Bridge.

world soccer Barcelona appeal against Messi two-game ban rejected: source

It means the Argentine will not be able to play for Barcelona in Sunday’s game away at Elche in La Liga.

world soccer Manchester City to be without injured De Bruyne for six weeks

The Belgium star limped off just before the hour in the midweek victory over Aston Villa with a muscular complaint.

world soccer Real Madrid coach Zidane positive for Covid-19: club

The positive test comes a day before Madrid travel to Alaves in La Liga seeking to bounce back from an embarrassing midweek Copa del Rey exit.

local soccer Pirates seek maximum points at Maritzburg

The sides meet in a DStv Premiership clash at the Harry Gwala Stadium on Saturday.

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