Nyirenda not surprised by TKO victory over Pirates

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.

Bakgaga beat Orlando Pirates 3-2 on penalties to win the league cup on Saturday evening.

Nyirenda not surprised by TKO victory over Pirates
Nyirenda not surprised by TKO victory over Pirates

Nyirenda not surprised by TKO victory over Pirates

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.

Baroka coach Nyirenda feeling humble

Baroka coach Nyirenda feeling humble

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.
I’m still learning PSL football – Nyirenda

I’m still learning PSL football – Nyirenda

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 stun Pirates on penalties in dramatic Telkom final

Baroka FC stun Pirates on penalties in dramatic Telkom final

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 determined to add to Pirates’ mystique

Lorch determined to add to Pirates’ mystique

Lorch will be playing in his first cup final for Pirates and he is desperate to change the fortunes of the club.
Micho, Nyirenda gunning for silverware in Telkom Knockout final

Micho, Nyirenda gunning for silverware in Telkom Knockout final

The Telkom Knockout final between Baroka FC and Orlando Pirates at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Saturday features a host of firsts.
Baroka need TKO trophy more than Pirates – Nyirenda

Baroka need TKO trophy more than Pirates – Nyirenda

Nyirenda acknowledges Bucs accomplishments but says they need the trophy more than the Soweto giants.
Cracks show at Chiefs as Solinas rolls up his sleeves

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.
5 talking points from the Telkom knockout

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. 
Pirates coach’s prayers are answered

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.
Chiefs coach begs fans’ pardon

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.
Baroka knock out defending TKO champs to set up a final date with Pirates

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.
Blow by blow: Baroka FC vs Wits

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.
Khune: Do we deserve to wear the Chiefs jersey?

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.
Pirates book TKO final spot while inflicting pain on Chiefs

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.
Kaizer Chiefs vs Orlando Pirates – our predictions

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.
Pirates star faces battle to be fit for Soweto derby

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.
Chiefs seek return to Cup glory days

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.
Castro looking forward to ‘special’ Soweto derby

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’.
Soweto derby set for Moses Mabhida Stadium

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.
Moses Mabhida or Mbombela for Soweto derby?

Moses Mabhida or Mbombela for Soweto derby?

A source told Phakaaathi the PSL is still deciding between the two venues.
AmaZulu coach Johnson wishes Pirates well in TKO

AmaZulu coach Johnson wishes Pirates well in TKO

This comes after the Buccaneers knocked Usuthu out of the competition, beating them 3-1 at the Moses Mabhida Stadium last Saturday.
It was a damn good goal – Mphahlele

It was a damn good goal – Mphahlele

The Amakhosi defender scored a cracker of a goal against Matsatsantsa on Sunday.
Pirates coach Micho relieved after winning a ‘war’

Pirates coach Micho relieved after winning a ‘war’

Orlando Pirates coach Micho Sredojevic admitted his side did not have a good start in their battle with AmaZulu in the quarterfinals of the Telkom Knockout.
Mphahlele fires Chiefs into TKO semis

Mphahlele fires Chiefs into TKO semis

Mphahlele’s goal was enough for Chiefs to book their spot in the semis alongside Orlando Pirates, Bidvest Wits and Baroka FC.
It’s Chiefs vs Pirates in Telkom Knockout semifinals!

It’s Chiefs vs Pirates in Telkom Knockout semifinals!

Kaizer Chiefs will host arch-rivals Orlando Pirates in the semifinals of the Telkom Knockout.

 

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