Orlando Pirates returned to DStv Premiership action on Saturday afternoon when they traveled to the Mpumalanga Stadium to face Golden Arrows.

After a bright start to the match, Orlando Pirates’ persistent pressure paid off after Karim Kimvuidi was brought down in the box by Gladwin Shitolo.

Patrick Maswanganyi stepped up to take the penalty kick and made no mistake from the spot. His powerful shot nestled into the bottom corner leaving Sifiso Mlungwana with no chance to save it despite diving the right way. Take a look at the goal below.

At the time of posting, the scoreline read 1-1 after Sibiya equalised for the hosts from the penalty spot. Follow the rest of the match live here.

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Golden Arrows vs Orlando Pirates: Starting lineups

Golden Arrows XI: Mlungwana, Cross, Mantshiyane, Shitolo, Tlolane, Theron, Van Rooi, Moon, Ndwandwe, Sibiya, Zwane.

Subs: Watenga, Zuke, Ncube, Dlamini, Motloung, Ndlovu, Dube, Mutizwa, Nguse.

Orlando Pirates XI: Buthelezi, Sibisi, Ndah, Hotto, Timm, Ndlondlo, Maswanganyi, Otladisa, Kimvuidi, Makaringe, Makgopa.

Subs: Ofori, Xoki, Monare, Baloni, Mofokeng, Dlamini, Saleng, Lepasa, Lorch.

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Action at the Mpumalanga Stadium gets underway at 15:30. The match will be televised live on SuperSport PSL.

Unfortunately for many Arrows and Pirates fans, the match won’t be televised live on SABC.

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We need harmony – Jose Riveiro

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“Now it’s 13 games in the league and we haven’t conceded a goal in open play, only in set pieces and transitions so far.” Orlando Pirates coach Jose Riveiro said as quoted by Sowetan.

“More than the clean sheets, that tells you more about the level of commitment when we are not in possession. Obviously not conceding helps you to be close to win…one goal is usually enough for us to get maximum points.

“Even though we are an offensive team, when we lose the ball everybody is defending. To be honest, it is not an obsession. I am happy because there are people in the backroom who work very hard to make it possible, so it makes me feel happy for them.”

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