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Percy Tau has reportedly left Al Ahly. Will he return to the PSL? Image: @percymuzitau22 / Twitter

Why Tau would join Chiefs – Here are the reasons

A massive report is out. Percy Tau is believed to have left Al Ahly. Here are five reasons he’d consider Kaizer Chiefs.

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Percy Tau has reportedly left Al Ahly. Will he return to the PSL? Image: @percymuzitau22 / Twitter

Ask Kaizer Chiefs fans, players and officials if they would love to have Percy Tau – most would say yes. Nobody really affords to say no to generational talents.

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As The South African website reported on Tuesday afternoon, the 28-year-old from Mpumalanga’s Emalahleni has left Al Ahly to become a free agent.

Tau, known as the Lion of Judah, leaves the Egyptian giants with eight goals and six assists in 31 games, including a CAF Super Cup title since joining in August 2021.

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All eyes are now set on where the former Mamelodi Sundowns star will be moving to next.

Naturally, the well-resourced and under-construction Kaizer Chiefs is a possible destination. 

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  1. New challenge and environment in Mzansi
  2. Reunion with his former Sundowns attacking partner Khama Billiat
  3. Another reunion with ex-Sundowns teammate Keagan Dolly 
  4. The fierce competition for selection in the Sundowns squad, even if you’re the great Lion of Judah.
  5. While Sundowns have the bigger financial muscle, Chiefs could simply break the bank for what is one of the best talents of this generation.

Final thoughts:

A move to Amakhosi is unlikely but football transfers are always capable of high drama. Who could have imagined the likes of Billiat, Dolly, and Leonardo Castro wearing the Chiefs shirt?

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So where do you think Tau will end up? If not back to Europe, will it be Sundowns or a shock move to Naturena? Please share your takes in the comments section below.