Absa Premiership

Tau still full of bite

2015-03-05 11:59
Percy Tau (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - Mamelodi Sundowns midfielder Percy Tau is quite content with his current circumstances, despite playing very little football for the first team this season.

Read: We had to lose sometime - Pitso

The 20-year-old Tau did not feature prominently for Bafana Ba Style last season either, as he made just one appearance throughout the campaign. This term, the only fixture he has taken part in was the 1-1 draw against Maritzburg United in 2014.

There has been tremendous speculation about his future at the club this year but Tau refuses to be drawn into that.

"I’m not disappointed with my lack of game-time, because I think the guys are doing very well," Tau told KickOff.

Sundowns are still in contention for the Premiership title and indications are that Pitso Mosimane will not compromise on the quality of his squad at such a critical stage in the season.

Tau has accepted that and is still more than willing to contribute in whatever way he can during the current Premiership campaign.

"They are putting in a lot of work so it can’t be always about you. It’s not about me right now, it is about the team," said Tau, who is also more than prepared to bide his time.

"The team is doing well and I just have to support the guys. I have a contract with Sundowns and I will honour it.

“When I signed for Sundowns I knew there would be ups and downs. If the team wants to loan me out, that’s their call to make. I will honour the contract," added Tau.

Read more on:    mamelodi sundowns  |  psl  |  soccer

 

Read News24’s Comments Policy

24.com 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
4 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.
Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights
Sport Talk

Fixtures
Friday, 05 April 2019
Maritzburg United v Bloemfontein Celtic, Harry Gwala Stadium 20:00
Saturday, 06 April 2019
Wits v Orlando Pirates, Bidvest Stadium 15:00
Highlands Park v Free State Stars, Makhulong Stadium 15:00
Golden Arrows v Cape Town City, Sugar Ray Xulu Stadium 15:00
Kaizer Chiefs v Baroka FC, FNB Stadium 18:00
AmaZulu v Chippa United, King Zwelithini Stadium 20:15
Sunday, 07 April 2019
Mamelodi Sundowns v SuperSport United, Loftus Versfeld Stadium 15:00
Polokwane City v Black Leopards, Peter Mokaba Stadium 15:00
Logs
Team P W PTS
Previous Results

Date Home Team Result Away Team
Vote

After slow starts to their respective 2018/19 Absa Premiership campaigns, who will finish the season ranked higher?

 
 
Men
Women
Love 2 Meet
English Premiership flutter

Take Sport24's "expert" tips at your peril...

Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter

Featured

The 2018/19 Absa Premiership season is in full swing. Will Mamelodi Sundowns retain their title? Or can one of Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates, Wits, SuperSport United - or another team perhaps - snatch glory from the Brazilians? Be sure to visit Sport24 for all the latest news!

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.