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Orlando Pirates will be hosting visitors Moroka Swallows at Orlando Stadium in the Premier Division meeting on Sunday.
Our tips, poll and stats for Orlando Pirates v Moroka Swallows can all be found here - as well as the best betting odds.
Orlando Pirates won’t want a repeat of their last result here after the 1-0 Premier Division defeat last time out to Mamelodi Sundowns.
Rhulani Mokwena's Orlando Pirates have scored a sum total of 7 times over their last 6 outings. The comparative number of goals that they have conceded in those same fixtures amounts to 5.
Their previous form shows that Orlando Pirates:
- haven't won against Moroka Swallows in their previous 2 league matches.
- are undefeated in their previous 8 home league matches. A run that they'll hope to extend here.
Moroka Swallows will go into this clash following a 3-2 Premier Division win to beat Cape Town City in their most recent outing.
A series of dependable performances by the Moroka Swallows defensive players has resulted in their ‘goals against’ tally amounting to 4 from their last 6 fixtures overall. Over that same period, the number of goals that they have scored themselves amounts to 9.
Going into this one, Moroka Swallows have not been beaten in their last 4 away league matches.
Team News: Orlando Pirates
Orlando Pirates boss Rhulani Mokwena will be grateful not to have any fitness concerns to speak of coming into this clash owing to a completely healthy group to pick from.
Team News: Moroka Swallows
Due to a completely injury-free group to choose from, Moroka Swallows boss Fani Madida has no fitness concerns to report coming into this match.
We’re of the view that Moroka Swallows should be able to find the back of the net against this Orlando Pirates team, although that may not be as many as the goals that they could concede.
We think that it’s going to be a very close game with a 2-1 victory for Orlando Pirates by the time that the referee blows the final whistle. There shouldn’t be much in it, either way.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Orlando Stadium (37,139)
Captain: Happy Jele
Chairman: Dr. Irvin Khoza
Manager: Rhulani Mokwena
Competitions: Premier Division position 5