The Buccaneers got the better of the Brazilians when the teams last met in a league match in January.
Sundowns will be looking not only to avenge that defeat, but to also close the gap on log leaders Kaizer Chiefs to just one point.
Pirates on the other side, will be looking keep their slim chances of winning the league title alive by defeating Sundowns this evening.
Here is how the teams will line up tonight:
Mamelodi Sundowns XI: TBC
Orlando Pirates XI: Sandilands, Mabaso, Jele, Nyauza, Maela, Mako, Motshwari, Makaringe, Pule, Mhango, Mulenga
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— Mamelodi Sundowns FC (@Masandawana) August 11, 2020
☠ @orlandopirates Starting Lineup vs @Masandawana
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— Orlando Pirates FC (@orlandopirates) August 11, 2020