Dr Hage Geingob Cup semi-final: Mamelodi Sundowns vs Orlando Pirates


Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane handed starts to new signings Sibusiso Vilakazi, Ricardo Nascimento and Lucky Mohomi.

Tendai Ndoro put Bucs ahead in the 17th minute with a composed finish on the run from Oupa Manyisa's pass but The Brazilians hit back with three goals in the second half to turn the game on its head.

It is Muhsin Ertugral's second high-profile pre-season defeat after they lost the Carling Black Label Champion Cup 2-0 against Kaizer Chiefs.

Downs will be seeking to win the Dr Hage Geingob Cup for the third time in a row when they take on Tigers FC in the final on Sunday, while Pirates will play African Stars in the third-place playoff.

Sundowns: Sandilands (GK), Arendse, Nascimento, Julies, Mohomi, Madisha, Modise, Vilakazi, Zwane, Laffor, Tau. 

Pirates: Mhlongo, Manyisa, Gcaba, Phungwayo, Makola, Ndoro, Matlaba, Morrison, Sarr, Gyimah, Memela.