In this Twitter compilation you can follow how famous players, the media, the clubs and fans are anticipating the Derby.
Orlando Pirates hosts Kaizer Chiefs at 3:30pm on Saturday, and the fans have been talking about this game for weeks already.
Here's how they're beginning the final countdown as Twitter braces itself for the big game.
It's derby time...Pirates or Chiefs???— Mike Makaab (@MikeMakaab) October 26, 2018
It was an honour to play in the Soweto Derby and represent the millions of Orlando Pirates supporters. Looking forward to the next big chapter of my journey. pic.twitter.com/NxrWORsnj6— Thandani Ntshumayelo (@RealNtshumayelo) October 26, 2018
Special weekend in South african football when the two big rivals meet.i will never forget every matchday of every derby because it was a nice feeling playing in front of such big a crowd.#SowetoDerby #Amakhosi for Life— KMusona Official (@KMusonaofficial) October 26, 2018
Talk ends here - let the lads do the talking on the pitch. Ours is to be the voice behind them & enjoy the spectacle. #SowetoDerby fever becomes real tomorrow. Once more, travel mercies, arrive alive & early at FNB @OfficialSMSA @KaizerChiefs (here with Beverly) pic.twitter.com/5Z4oMvjEEe— Vina (@alfavina) October 26, 2018
#SowetoDerby Avoid buying match tickets privately at this late stage to a sold out Derby. Real tickets are printed on thermal paper therefore very easy for security to identify fake tickets@OfficialSMSA @B_Grobbelaar— Dr. Jacques Grobbelaar (@Jacques_SMSA) October 25, 2018