Absa Premiership

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.

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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.

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