Soweto Derby ends in a draw
The two Soweto giants played to a 1 all draw at the FNB Stadium on Saturday.
JOHANNESBURG - Orlando Pirates and Kaizer Chiefs played out to a 1-all draw at FNB Stadium on Saturday.
Collins Mbesuma and Lehlohonolo Majoro scored a goal apiece in the entertaining match.
Pirates drew first blood when Mbesuma got a brilliant threw pass and outpaced defender Tefu Mashamaite and put the ball inside the far post to beat goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune in the first 21 minutes.
Chiefs' pressure on Pirates paid off in the 58th minute, when Majoro beat the Buccaneers defenders inside the box, and scored the equaliser.
Both teams were evenly matched throughout the game and had several scoring chances which could have seen a winner.
The draw means Chiefs remain at the top of the Absa Premiership log with a three point lead.