Orlando Pirates reach CAF Confederation Cup final

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Soweto giants Orlando Pirates will contest this season’s CAF Confederation Cup final.

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The Buccaneers are one victory away from their first piece of silverware this season after beating Libyan side Al Ahly Tripoli 2-1 on aggregate.

Orlando Pirates lost at home

Orlando Pirates won the first leg of their semi-final 2-0 in Libya, with Al Ahly Tripoli snatching a late goal to win the second leg at the Orlando Stadium 1-0 on Sunday.

Defender Ali Abu Arqoub scored the 90th minute goal, but it wasn’t enough to see Al Ahly Tripoli through to the final.

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Orlando Pirates will play the winner of the second semi-final between the DR Congo’s TP Mazembe and RS Berkane of Morocco.

Those two sides will battle in their semi-final second leg at 21:00 (SA time) on Sunday.

TP Mazembe hold a 1-0 advantage after the first leg.

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The final will be held at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium in Uyo, Nigeria on Friday, 20 May.

The kick-off time is yet to be confirmed.

Soweto giants Orlando Pirates will contest this season’s CAF Confederation Cup final after beating Al Aly Tripoli in their semi-final. Photo: Twitter @OrlandoPirates

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