Absa Premiership

Qalinge wants to play with Rakhale

2015-05-28 13:04
Thabo Rakhale (Gallo Images)

Cape Town – Orlando Pirates midfielder Thabo Qalinge says that he really wants to play alongside Thabo Rakhale in the future.

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According to Soccer Laduma, Qalinge admits that his teammate is a “special player” and amazes himself with the things he does during matches.

With Qalinge’s dip in form, Rakhale got more of a showing as he started to flourish from the substitute’s bench.

“When Thabo plays, I feel like…Yho, then you get people in the streets asking you; why is so-and-so running the show whilst you are there?” said the 23-year-old.

“You get players like Thabo once in a while because they do things others can’t do.

“I really wish to play with Thabo. I won’t say we’d give defenders a problem, we’d just try and do our best.”

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