Pirates booked a place in the quarter-finals of the Nedbank Cup after a 4-1 away win over Free State Stars at James Motlatsi Stadium on Saturday night.

Pirates will join Jomo Cosmos, Platinum Stars, SuperSport United, Golden Arrows and Chippa United in the last eight. The other two spots available, will be decided by Sunday’s matches between  Acornbush United v Kaizer Chiefs and Bloemfontein Celtic v Mbombela United.