Cape Town - Cape Town City coach Benni McCarthy is confident Bafana
Bafana and Strasbourg striker Lebo Mothiba can earn a move to an even bigger
club in future.
Mothiba is in good form for his side having recently joined
them from Lille for a reported R135 million transfer fee. So far in eight
appearances, he has bagged a prolific five goals.
The powerful number nine showed some of his qualities when
he struck home during Bafana's 6-0 victory over Seychelles in an Africa Cup of
Nations qualifier, making it three goals in four international matches.
McCarthy, who is the national side's all-time leading scorer
with 31 strikes, believes that the forward reminded him of former national team-mate
“He just has to keep going and I think at the rate that he
is going he might find himself moving again from his club very soon,” said McCarthy
as quoted by KickOff website.
“He's got a big move in him. I think he's very Shaun
Bartlett-like in terms of his stature. He's very quick, strong, and he's just
doing what he's doing and been exceptional. Soon he'll be the answer for the
“We have just got to try and keep him as fit as possible, no
injuries. Listen, he's doing all the right things and he just has to continue
what he is doing, keep his head down, feet on the ground.
“Every game he has to come out off the bench and do exactly
what he did against Monaco. I'm very proud to be watching him."