Qalinge sees fresh start ahead

2015-03-25 15:30
Thabo Qalinge (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - Orlando Pirates midfielder Thabo Qalinge has admitted that he is already thinking about next season.

Read: Bafana star open to Dutch move

According to Soccer Laduma, Qalinge reveals that despite his several setbacks he is content with the way his performed this season.

“Joining a big club like Orlando Pirates is never easy, however I’m happy with the progress I have made despite my injury set-backs,” said Qalinge.

“I can’t cry about that now because it’s part of football, I just need to focus on being a stronger player and becoming better in the new season, it’s going to be like a fresh start for me.”

Meanwhile, the Sowetan born midfielder and his teammates will be looking to have a breather due to FIFA international break and look to surge in the PSL and CAF Confederations Cup.

Pirates are set to travel to Uganda for a CAF encounter against Ugandan Revenue Authority. The match is scheduled for Saturday, April 4.

On their return home the Buccaneers will welcome Platinum Stars at Orlando Stadium on Wednesday, April 8.


What To Read Next


Read News24’s Comments Policy publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
1 comment
Comments have been closed for this article.
Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights
Sport Talk

28 October 2016
Maritzburg United v Golden Arrows, Harry Gwala Stadium 20:00
Chippa United v Platinum Stars, Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium 20:00
29 October 2016
Orlando Pirates v Kaizer Chiefs, FNB Stadium 15:30
Ajax Cape Town v SuperSport United, Cape Town Stadium 20:15
Bloemfontein Celtic v Wits, Dr. Molemela Stadium 20:15
30 October 2016
Mamelodi Sundowns v Cape Town City, Loftus Versfeld Stadium 15:30
Highlands Park v Free State Stars, Makhulong Stadium 15:30
Baroka FC v Polokwane City, New Peter Mokaba Stadium 15:30
Team P W PTS
Previous Results

Date Home Team Result Away Team

When all is said and done in the 2015/16 Absa Premiership season, who will be crowned champions of South Africa?

Love 2 Meet
Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter


With the Absa Premiership in full swing, who will be crowned champions when all is said and done? Will Mamelodi Sundowns defend their title? Or can Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates or Bidvest Wits mount a serious challenge? Stay glued to Sport24 to find out!

Latest blogs

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.