- Percy Tau made history on Tuesday as he featured in the UEFA Champions League
- The Bafana Bafana ace made his debut in the tournament and featured prominently for his side, Club Brugge
- Brugge earned a respectable draw against European giants Real Madrid and South Africans have lauded Tau via social media
South Africans were waiting in anticipation of seeing Percy Tau play in the UEFA Champions League and they got their wish on Tuesday.
The Bafana Bafana star excelled for his side, Club Brugge, as they took on European giants Real Madrid.
Briefly.co.za earlier reported that Bafana coach Molefi Ntseki feels that the nation can take immense pride in Tau's performance.
Tau's excellent contribution included an assist and a few key passes as Brugge secured a hard-fought 2-2 draw.
Tau took to Twitter and shared a photo of himself dribbling past two Madrid defenders.
Briefly.co.za noted the overwhelming reaction from proud South Africans as the post went viral.
Nostalgic deep house (@mphomohale30) commented, "U played well man! keep on doing us proud."
Moyahabo wa Botlokwa (@SPK_FAN) added, "The Lion (Tau) slicing between the two giants of #RM, we proud of you buddy, S.A was on standstill mode last night watching u."
Lindokuhle (@elnyawose) said, "Lion of Judah you are holy."
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