Percy Tau

Bafana Bafana star Percy Tau has put pen to paper on a new contract with Egyptian giants Al Ahly. © Ryan Wilkisky/BackpagePix

Percy Tau named vice-captain for Bafana Bafana’s World Cup qualifiers!

Hugo Broos has officially named Percy Tau as the vice-captain for Bafana Bafana in their 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers resuming this week.

Percy Tau

Bafana Bafana star Percy Tau has put pen to paper on a new contract with Egyptian giants Al Ahly. © Ryan Wilkisky/BackpagePix

Hugo Broos has officially named Percy Tau as the vice-captain for Bafana Bafana in their 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers resuming this week.

Tau has had a remarkable week after returning to Africa to reunite with Pitso Mosimane before being selected as deputy captain for the national side.

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The Lion of Judah will provide back-up to Ronwen Williams should the Bafana Bafana captain be unable to play for any reason.

Tau leads with his performances on the pitch and will no doubt galvanize his teammates. The Bafana forward has just ended a stint with English Premier League team Brighton and is ready to flourish for the national side.

He brings heap loads of experience from Europe and has even played against the likes of Manchester City, Barcelona and Real Madrid.

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Broos is ready to rebuild his side around Tau and up-and-coming young stars like Sibusiso Mabiliso and Njabulo Blom.

He is a leader and a role model to the entire squad. You want a player who leads both on and off the field.

This is what you can expect from Al Ahly’s latest signing. Our star forward returns to the national setup under new coach Broos.

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Tau’s skill, pace, experience and passion are everything you want and need in a leader.

Bafana Bafana resumes their World Cup qualifiers with a clash against Zimbabwe on Friday.