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OPINION | SA's Percy Tau has tools to light up Premier League

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Percy Tau (Gallo Images)
Percy Tau (Gallo Images)

Bafana Bafana talisman and one of the most loved sports stars in South Africa Percy Tau is set to realise his dream of playing in the Premier League after being recalled by parent club Brighton & Hove Albion on Thursday.

It has been a prolonged and much-publicised transfer saga for the Witbank-born player after being signed by the Premier League side in 2018 under then-manager Chris Hughton.

The 26-year-old spent two and a half years on loan in Belgium to gain European experience after failing to qualify for a UK work visa due to the stringent English FA criteria.

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