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Throwback Thursday: Chiefs Embarrassed, Bucs Reign Supreme

In 2011 It Was Orlando Pirates Lifting The Nedbank Cup Trophy

By Soccer Laduma - May 04, 2017 06:25 PM
As we celebrate 10 years of the Nedbank Cup, here are Soccer Laduma we’re looking back at the various winners of the competition since 2008.
 
 
This time we’re taking a glance into the past to the first time that Orlando Pirates lifted the Nedbank trophy, when they were victorious under the guidance of Ruud Krol.
 
One of the biggest stories of the 2010/11 edition of the competition was when the Buccaneers’ rivals, Kaizer Chiefs, were knocked out of the competition by Baroka – then a Vodacom League side – meaning that they had been booted out by lower league opposition three years in a row.
 
It was Thobani Mncwango, now at Polokwane City, who scored the winner on that day, with the Amakhosi being eliminated in the quarterfinals.
 
Bucs, however, had a far better tournament as they beat the likes of Mamelodi Sundowns and Free State Stars on the way to the final, claiming the trophy with a 3-1 win over Black Leopards thanks to Isaac Chansa and a Thulasizwe Mbuyane.
 
Andile Jali was the man who lifted the Nedbank Cup Player of the Tournament award, while his teammate, Tlou Segolela, was named as Young Player of the Tournament.


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Masonto Joined: 18 Apr 2011
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Masonto May 15, 2017 11:31 AM
They hv every ryt to fight bt dey dnt hv to fight athr team supporters. Dey can take dey anger to their management. Am de fan of Happy pple team bt now is nt de happy moment
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blackmail May 15, 2017 09:28 AM
That bucs is dead
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MT Gailele May 06, 2017 07:30 PM
Nice Up the Bucs
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Mbongeni May 05, 2017 07:36 AM
Gone are those days when trophies flow like water to the pirates trophies cabinent office
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Dubai 88 May 04, 2017 08:46 PM
Nomatter
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leshram May 04, 2017 08:01 PM
What is happening ka Bo-yellow
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jona_1@crossbones May 04, 2017 06:42 PM
I miss the Pinky Shirt Man(Ruud Krol)
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8000107 May 04, 2017 06:32 PM
shame, old memories, what have you won lately?

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