- Bongani Zungu took to Twitter to celebrate Percy Tau being recalled to Brighton & Hove Albion
- Zungu also plays abroad, he's currently on loan from French club Amiens at Scotland's Rangers F.C.
- South Africans loved the support Zungu shared for his fellow Bafana Bafana player
Bafana Bafana midfielder Bongani Zungu has celebrated Percy Tau being recalled to English Premier League (EPL) club Brighton & Hove Albion. Zungu shared two images of Tau to Twitter stating that he is happy for him.
He shared the post on Thursday after Tau received the No. 22 jersey from Brighton. Tau's official transfer has created happiness all around for SA soccer players and fans alike as many have shared congratulatory posts.
28-year-old Zungu currently plays for Scottish club Rangers F.C on loan from French club Amiens.
Take a look at Zungu's post below:
Below are just a few of the fan responses to Zungu and Tau:
"I love to see this, South African Players supporting one another."
"You are next Mfana keep on pushing."
"Our hope of winning something with our national team are with you guys, represent us well."
@vincentsotshede responded with:
"We are proud of you two, here at home, eMzansi Afrika."
"I'm happy for both of you are waving the SA flag high. Continue doing that. We love you."
"Hard work and patience. I know you up next make us proud @BonganiZungu08."
"I love how you guys are supporting one another abroad."
@kingcnezo responded with:
"Your friendship is tops gents keep it up!!"
Briefly.co.za earlier reported that Tau shared a graceful goodbye to Anderlecht after being recalled to Brighton. In his heartwarming and ever-so-graceful Twitter post, Tau thanked the team heartily for welcoming him on their side.
He also goes on to wish the team future success, adding that it was a privilege to work with them.
"Thank you very much @rscanderlecht. I wish the team success and it was a privilege to play for the club," he wrote in the touching Twitter post.
The post quickly blew up, amassing over 16 000 likes. Many fans of Tau and Anderlecht football club headed to the comment section to share their thoughts. Read a few of them below:
@rscanderlecht responded by saying:
"Good luck, Percy."
"Congrats Percy. Many thanks to coach Kompany Folded hands He was genuine with the promise he made when was welcoming you to @rscanderlecht. Enjoy the EPL, you are destined for great things. Fly the Flag of South Africa high."
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