After a last-minute loss to Mamelodi Sundowns, Orlando Pirates coach Roger De Sa says his side will be gunning for second place on the log.
Orlando Pirates versus Mamelodi Sundowns at Orlando Stadium at 3pm this Saturday is the tie of the season's underachievers.
Whoever wins the Telkom Knockout final, the power balance of South African football will become a shade healthier when the final whistle sounds.
After a month of uproar, an odd semblance of peace has descended on Sundowns' custard-yellow castle in Chloorkop.
Sources agree that Fat Alice is piling on the kilos again - but her chefs of choice these days wear black and white, not black and gold.
Mamelodi Sundowns announced on Sunday night that coach Gordon Igesund and the club will be parting ways. Recently appointed media and communications manager Mahlatse Mphahlele announced "the club and coach will be parting company on an amicable basis with immediate effect".
The Premier Soccer League's chaotically-arranged first round of the Telkom Knockout competition will be launched on Wednesday night when Mamelodi Sundowns will attempt to repair their dented image against Golden Arrows at Loftus.