Pirates vs Baroka line-up: Mabasa start up front, Lorch returns
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Pirates vs Baroka line-up: Mabasa start up front, Lorch returns

Absa Premiership giants Orlando Pirates return to the pitch against a Baroka FC fighting for top flight survival.

Pirates, now pretty much battling for a CAF Champions League spot, have not scored in four games, and coach Josef Zinnbauer has tweaked his attack with Mabasa starting. 

Meanwhile, Thembinkosi Lorch is back after he was expelled from the Biologically Safe Environment (BSE) bubble for a violation. 

Visitors Baroka, with just one point ahead of the rock bottom Black Leopard, are expected to leave it all on the Ellis Park grass. 

Pirates: 30. Sandilands, 23. Maela, 4. Jele, 5. Nyauza, 29. Mako, 6. Motshwari, 15. Makaringe, 44. Mabaso, 7. Mhango, 16. Mabasa, 45. Pule.

Subs: 1. Delle, 27. Ndengane, 21. Zungu, 32. Mntambo, 8. Ndlovu, 34. Monyane, 11. Memela, 3. Lorch, 18. Dlamini.

Baroka: Chipezeze, Masiya, Sampson, Mgaga, Makume, Makgopa, Mosele, Sibiya, Kambala, Phiri, Ngubane,

Subs: Dlamini, Madondo, Shozi, Selemela, Mbulu, Kgoetyane, Mogale, Nguse, Nkabinde.

The match kick off is 18:00.

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