☠️🔵 Pirates vs Wits line-ups: Xola Mlambo returns
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☠️🔵 Pirates vs Wits line-ups: Xola Mlambo returns

Orlando Pirates and Bidvest Wits meet at Ellis Park this evening to keep alive their respective low chances to win the Absa Premiership.

Both Pirates and Wits are search of their first post lockdown wins after draws against Mamelodi Sundowns and Kaizer Chiefs respectively. As far as table standings, the third-placed Bucs are eight points behind leaders Chiefs, while Wits lie fifth with 10 behind.

The biggest line-up change for Pirates sees big fan-favourite Xola Mlambo getting his first start since coach Josef Zinnbauer arrived in December 2019.

Full line-ups:

Pirates: 40. Sandilands, 29. Mako 23. Maela, 4. Jele, 5. Nyauza, 45. Pule, 6. Motshwari, 20. Mlambo, 15. Makaringe, 11. Memela, 7. Mhango.

Subs: 1. Delle, 27. Ndengane, 21. Zungu, 44. Mabasa, 32. Mntambo, 18. Dlamini, 34. Monyane, 17. Mulenga, 16 Mabasa.

Wits: Goss Gloves; Hlanti, Gordinho, Hlatshwayo Copyright sign, Macheke, Alexander, Nange, Ritchie, Domingo, Hotto, Dzvukamanja.

Subs: Mhlongo, Monare, Mkhwanazi, Eva Nga, Macuphu, Human, Sekgota, Mathebula, Mlonyeni.

Match kick off is 18:00.

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