Cape Town - Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane has revealed that
there has been interest from England's Premier League in Percy Tau.
Tau capped a sensational season when he was awarded the
Footballer of the Season and Player's Player of the Season awards at the Absa PSL
end-of-season gala on Tuesday night. He also shared the Golden Boot award with
Mosimane had previously been hoping that Tau would spend
another season in the PSL, but over the last few days has spoken of bis
acceptance that the player will move overseas.
Now, speaking after the awards evening on Tuesday in which
he received the Coach of the Season accolade, Mosimane says the 24-year-old
Bafana Bafana star could be headed for England's top division, the richest
league in the world.
"Percy is going to be difficult for us (to
retain)," he was quoted saying by the Sowetan.
"Premier League teams (want him) now," he
"We've been talking about top five leagues for him‚ not
to go to Denmark‚ Sweden what is he going to do there?
"I think he must go (overseas) guys. Let's have a
player in the EPL we've got nobody now.
"He has done well for us what else can he do for us?
You know let's see him abroad week in and week out and let's judge him there is
he is the real deal or not. So let him go."