SPORTS DAY: Percy Tau cleared for Mali clash

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SPORTS DAY: Percy Tau cleared for Mali clash

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Tau declared fit

Bafana Bafana received a shot in the arm on Thursday as superstar Percy Tau was declared fit to face Mali in the Nelson Mandela Challenge at NMB Bay Stadium on Sunday (3pm). Tau did not play in the warm-up match against Chippa United‚ which ended in a 1-1 draw at the match venue on Thursday. But team doctor Thulani Ngwenya delivered the news regarding the Club Brugge striker after training‚ and it is bound to please both team management and fans. “He is not injured, he is recovering from an injury‚ so it was just a precautionary rest. Medically‚ I have cleared him for selection‚ so it will be up to the coach if he plays on Sunday or not.”..

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