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Orlando Pirates showed all the grit and fight that had taken them to the semifinals, handing Al Ahly a humiliating 4-3 home defeat at Suez Stadium last night to progress to the Caf Confederation Cup final 5-3 on aggregate.
Gabonese striker Malick Evouna scored in first-half injury time, then again eight minutes after the break, as Bucs appeared to be losing control of the tie.

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But substitute Kermit Erasmus put Bucs back ahead on away goals in the 57th, moments after replacing Lehlohonolo Majoro. Thamsanqa Gabuza scored a deflected second in the 75th, and Thabo Matlaba a third in the 87th.

Amr Gamal pulled one back for Ahly in injury time. But Thabo Rakhale produced a fine finish to earn the away victory.

Gabuza scored the lone goal in the 1-0 first leg win at Orlando Stadium last Saturday.

Pirates will meet Etoile du Sahel in the two-legged final late next month. The Tunisian club withstood a charge from Zamalek in Saturday’s second leg in Cairo, losing 3-0, which was enough to go through 5-4 on aggregate.