Today in 2017: Sundowns hammer Pirates for 6!

It was dubbed as one of the biggest Absa Premiership matches in the history of local football between two giants – Mamelodi Sundowns and Orlando Pirates.

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As league champions, Sundowns made a statement by racing into a 4-0 half-time lead, before adding two more in the second stanza, to condemn the Buccaneers to their heaviest ever defeat in their illustrious history.

Braces by Themba Zwane and Percy Tau, as well as solitary strikes from Thapelo Morena and Ricardo Nascimento saw the Brazilians hand Pirates the embarrassing defeat.

Aftermath:

The final whistle was met by spectators who forced their way through barricades to get on to the field after the Buccaneers were thrashed.

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