Orlando Pirates welcome SuperSport United to the Orlando Stadium for their MTN8 quarterfinal tie on Saturday.
The Buccaneers secured vital three points when they edged Chippa United 1-0 at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Wednesday evening, despite playing the later stages of the game with just 10 men.
Milutin Sredojevic’s charges have had it tough against SuperSport in the past especially in cup competitions, and will be looking to have his side approach this match differently.
The Tshwane giants recorded their first win of the season after overcoming AmaZulu 1-0 in their league tie on Wednesday.
Kaitano Tembo’s men had suffered an unfortunate 2-0 loss away to Cape Town City and had to make amends for their home tie.
Last season, both teams failed to cancel each other out as both league ties failed to yield any goals, resulting in 0-0 draws.
The last time these two teams met in a cup tie was in the final of the Nedbank Cup when Matsatsanta hammered the Sea Robbers 4-1 during the 2016/17 season.