Pressure begins to build as Pirates eliminated from Champions League

It doesn’t rain but pours for Orlando Pirates after they were eliminated from the CAF Champions League tournament losing 2-1 on aggregate to Zambian side Green Eagles in the preliminary stages. Pirates were held to a one-all draw at Orlando stadium on Saturday night, they had lost the first leg 1-0 in Lusaka two weeks ago. Caretaker coach Rulani Mokwena says he can’t fault his players.