Gaba back on the scoresheet, Maduka's Celtic beaten at home

Gaba Mhango

Flames striker Gabadinho Mhango ended his eight match goal drought as he scored in Orlando Pirates’ 3-0 rout Tsakhuma  Tsha Madzivhandila (TTM on Wednesday night at the Thohoyandou Stadium in the DSTV Premiership.

This was Mhango’s second league goal of the season and his first came back in October, on the opening day of the season, in a one all draw against Amazulu.

The reigning PSL top goal scorer netted Pirates’ second goal in the 38th minute, finishing of with a left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner after being put through by Thembinkosi Lorch.

Pirates celebrate scoring
Pirates players celebrate of their goals. Photos: Orlando Pirates

Mhango trails leading scorer Bradly Groble of Superspot United by eight goals.

With the win Pirates remain in fourth position in the league standings and within touching distance of the pace-setters with 17 points after 10 fixtures.

Elsewhere Flames defender Limbikani Mzava captained Amazulu for the first time as they went down 1-0 to Kaizer Chiefs.

John Maduka’s Bloemfontein Celtic lost 2-1 at home to Supersport United.