GOALKEEPER - Richard Ofori
The 28-year-old shot-stopper will be looking to make it three consecutive clean sheets in the Confederation Cup.
RIGHT-BACK - Abel Mabaso
The utility player looks set to play as a right-back as the Bucs technical team makes three changes to the team which faced Algeria's JS Saoura on March 20.
LEFT-BACK - Bongani Sam
The former South Africa under-23 international has been recalled to the starting line-up and he will be keen to impress.
CENTRAL DEFENDER - Happy Jele
The Bucs captain will be determined to lead the team to win over Al-Ittihad which would see the Soweto giants finish top of Group B.
CENTRAL DEFENDER - Ntsikelelo Nyauza
The versatile defender will play as a centre back in the absence of Olisa Ndah, who has been rested.
CENTRAL MIDFIELDER - Fortune Makaringe
The technically gifted midfielder is one of the three players, who have been recalled to the starting line-up.
CENTRAL MIDFIELDER - Ben Motshwari
The experienced midfielder makes his return to the starting line-up with Goodman Mosele unavailable due to suspension.
ATTACKING MIDFIELDER - Kabelo Dlamini
Having scored two goals in his last three matches in the Confederation Cup, Dlamini will be looking to continue his good form in the continental tournament.
LEFT FORWARD - Paseka Mako
The diminutve player looks set to operate as an attacker with Deon Hotto missing.
RIGHT FORWARD - Bandile Shandu
Shandu provided the assist for Pirates' second goal in their impressive 2-0 victory over Saoura in Algeria.
CENTRE FORWARD - Kwame Peprah
The bulky striker will be desperate to score tonight and end his four-match goal drought.
His fellow striker Frank Mhango has been named on the bench.