Pirates through to MTN8 final

Orlando Pirates have advanced to the MTN8 final after a 1-1 draw with Kaizer Chiefs in their second-leg tie at the Orlando Stadium.

Pirates, having won the first leg 1-0, pipped Chiefs 2-1 on aggregate. Bernard Parker put Chiefs ahead in the Soweto derby in the 36th minute, but Lennox Bacela converted a penalty in the 76th minute to draw Pirates level.

The result caps a great three days for Bucs’ coach Roger de Sa after Pirates also secured their place in the semifinal of the CAF Champions League on Sunday.

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