Baroka FC coach Wedson Nyirenda has revealed that he had planned to win the Telkom Knockout when he joined Bakgaga at the start of the season.
Nyirenda was calm and relaxed during the post-match press conference, giving his players credit for the job and admitting that the Soweto giants had been on top.
Baroka FC coach Wedson Nyirenda is grateful to have led the club to their first trophy five months after joining the Limpopo club.
Baroka FC secured the first-ever major silverware for a club from the Limpopo Province after beating a 10-man Orlando Pirates 3-2 on penalties after extra time had ended 2-2 in theTelkom Knockout final at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Saturday evening.
Lorch will be playing in his first cup final for Pirates and he is desperate to change the fortunes of the club.
The Telkom Knockout final between Baroka FC and Orlando Pirates at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Saturday features a host of firsts.

Telkom Knockout News Baroka need TKO trophy more than Pirates – Nyirenda

Nyirenda acknowledges Bucs accomplishments but says they need the trophy more than the Soweto giants.

Telkom Knockout News Cracks show at Chiefs as Solinas rolls up his sleeves

Solinas will have very little time to patch things up as he has to get the team ready for tonight’s Caf Confederation Cup match against Zimamoto of Zanzibar at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium.

Telkom Knockout News 5 talking points from the Telkom knockout

Baroka FC sent shock waves through the football circles when they knocked the defending Telkom Knockout champions Bidvest Wits out of the competition this past weekend. 

Telkom Knockout News Pirates coach’s prayers are answered

Saturday’s win brought Sredojevic relief and made it possible for him to end the Pirates’ four-year barren run.

Telkom Knockout News Chiefs coach begs fans’ pardon

Solinas is under added pressure after failing to beat Orlando Pirates in the Telkom Knockout match at Moses Mabhida Stadium this past weekend.

Telkom Knockout News Baroka knock out defending TKO champs to set up a final date with Pirates

Baroka FC reached a first-ever cup final after beating Bidvest Wits 1-0 in a Tel Knockout (TKO) semi-final at the Peter Mokaba Stadium on Sunday afternoon.

Telkom Knockout News Blow by blow: Baroka FC vs Wits

Baroka FC will face Bidvest Wits in the semi-final of the Telkom Knockout at the Peter Mokaba Stadium.

Telkom Knockout News Khune: Do we deserve to wear the Chiefs jersey?

Kaizer Chiefs goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune couldn’t hide his disappointment after his side lost to Orlando Pirates on Saturday afternoon.

Telkom Knockout News Pirates book TKO final spot while inflicting pain on Chiefs

Orlando Pirates notched up a third successive win, and a second in a month, over Kaizer Chiefs, with a 2-1 victory in a Telkom Knockout (TKO) semifinal showdown at a packed Moses Mabhida Stadium on Saturday afternoon.

Telkom Knockout News Kaizer Chiefs vs Orlando Pirates – our predictions

It was Khaya Ndubane who got the better of Jonty Mark in successfully predicting Orlando Pirates’ win over Kaizer Chiefs when the sides met in a league match last month.

Telkom Knockout News Pirates star faces battle to be fit for Soweto derby

The 26-year- old is the Buccaneers’ top goal-scorer with five goals to his name and he also has three assists.

Telkom Knockout News Chiefs seek return to Cup glory days

It is time to curb the rot and get Kaizer Chiefs back where they belong as the cup kings of local football.

Telkom Knockout News Castro looking forward to ‘special’ Soweto derby

Kaizer Chiefs striker Leonardo Castro has described Saturday’s Soweto derby between Amakhosi and Orlando Pirates as ‘special’.

Telkom Knockout News Soweto derby set for Moses Mabhida Stadium

With the FNB Stadium not available because of a religious event, there was speculation as to where the Soweto Derby will be played.

 

 

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