Orlando Pirates ‘captain’ Thulani Hlatshwayo has spoken ahead of his side’s crucial Nedbank Cup clash against Marumo Gallants.
The former Bafana Bafana captain has been missing in action for the Buccaneers during recent months and is yet to make an appearance in 2022!
Take a look at what the former Bidvest Wits star had to say about the Buccaneers’ upcoming clash against Marumo Gallants on Wednesday evening.
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“It would be nice for us to end the season with some silverware. So, the Nedbank Cup has given us that opportunity to try to at least have something to smile about,” the Orlando Pirates captain told Citizen.
“We have to go there and give it our all in order to get the best possible result. It doesn’t matter how we win, as long as we win that game.
“We know what to expect from Gallants, they have a good coach in Dan Malesela and they play really good football. But, we also have a very good squad and we also play really good football
“It is just that some results have not been going our way. Orlando Pirates just have to fix that and everything will be okay.
“It is a cup competition and we know that we have to be at our best to go all the way to the final and lift the trophy, that is our main goal.”
Marumo Gallants host Orlando Pirates at the Peter Mokaba stadium on Wednesday evening. The match is scheduled to get underway at 18:00.