Both sides have started the Absa Premiership campaign largely in positive form with Amakhosi in the third position. Meanwhile, Pirates are second in the standings with a one-point deficit behind the high-flying Wits.
Kaizer Chiefs has announced that tickets for the first Soweto derby of 2018/19 have gone on sale with Orlando Pirates set to be the home side at FNB Stadium on Saturday, 27 October.
Both sides resume action after the FIFA international break with a last-16 Telkom Knockout tie. Amakhosi are set to face Black Leopards whereas the Sea Robbers will meet Chippa United on Saturday, 20 October.
Chiefs’ tweeted: “The Soweto Derby tickets are already on sale. The Absa Premiership game between Orlando Pirates and Kaizer Chiefs will take place at FNB Stadium on Saturday, 27 October (kick-off is at 15:30).
“Matches between Amakhosi and the Buccaneers are always a sold-out affair, so please Khosi buy your tickets early.”
Source: Daily Sun