Original Soweto Derby ends in stalemate


The original Soweto Derby between Swallows and Orlando Pirates ended in a 1-1 draw at Dobsonville Stadium, Soweto on Saturday evening.

The Dube Birds took the lead in the 14th minute after Thulani Hlatshwayo deflected the ball into his own net.

Bucs found the equaliser late in the second half via Tshegofatso Mabasa to ensure both teams shared the spoils.

It is Swallows’ 14th league draw of the season. Meanwhile, the Buccaneers, have claimed 16 points from 12 away matches this season.

By FARPost Reporter

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