Orlando Pirates flying high in Caf Champions League to Egypt

Orlando Pirates will jet out to Egypt on Tuesday night, ahead of their fourth match of the Caf Champions League Group Stage against Zamalek on Sunday

The Soweto Giants will depart from OR Tambo Airport at 9:45pm, and are scheduled to return on Tuesday, September 3 at 7am.

The match has been scheduled to take place in El Gouna Stadium in the City of Hurghada, Egypt on September 1 and the kick-off time will be at 4pm. Following the request of the Egyptian Football Association and with the confirmation of Caf, the match will be played behind closed doors.

Collins Mbesuma and Thandani Ntshumayelo will not be eligible for this fixture due to injuries.