Percy TauSouth Africa

Percy Tau Biography, Age, Football Career, Height, Family and Earning

Percy Tau Biography

Percy Tau is a South African professional footballer who plays as a Striker for Mamelodi Sundowns in the Premier Soccer League and the South African national team, Bafana Bafana.

Full name Percy Tau
Date of birth 13 May 1994 (age 24)
Place of birth South Africa
Height 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)
Playing position Striker currently wears the Number 19
Club information
Current team
Mamelodi Sundowns
Number 22
Senior career*
Years Team Appearances Goals
2013–2015 Mamelodi Sundowns 6 (1)
2015–2016 Witbank Spurs 11 (3)
2016– Mamelodi Sundowns 59 (18)

Percy Tau Football Career

Percy Tau in Mamelodi Sundowns Football Club

Born  in South Africa, Tau started his football career with Mamelodi Sundowns club playing in the Premier Soccer League. He made his expert introduction for the club on 25 February 2014 in the association against Orlando Pirates. He went ahead as a 85th-minute substitute for Domingues as Sundowns lost 1– 0. Tau at that point scored his first expert objective for the club amid a Nedbank Cup coordinate on 22 March 2014 against Golden Arrows. His 90th-minute objective was the fourth and last objective for Sundowns as they won 4– 1 against the Arrows. He at that point scored his first objective in universal club rivalry on 5 April 2015 of every a CAF Champions League coordinate against TP Mazembe. He scored the Sundown’s unparalleled objective of the match in the 84th moment as Mamelodi Sundowns fell 3– 1.

Percy Tau in Witbank Spurs Football Club

After two seasons and seldom showing up for Mamelodi Sundowns, Tau went down a division and marked for National First Division side Witbank Spurs. He made his introduction for the side on 6 February 2016 against African Warriors. He began the match and played 58 minutes as Witbank Spurs won 3– 1.

Percy Tau Return to Mamelodi Sundowns Football Club

After a season with Witbank Spurs, Tau rejoined Mamelodi Sundowns. Not long in the wake of rejoining the squad, Tau began and played each of the 180 minutes as Mamelodi Sundowns crushed Egyptian side Zamalek in the CAF Champions League Final as Sundowns won in two-legs 3– 1 and along these lines won their first mainland rivalry. He at that point scored his first objective in the class for the club on 2 November 2016 against Polokwane City. He scored the first of two objectives for the side as they went ahead to win 2– 0. Tau at that point made his presentation for the side in the FIFA Club World Cup on 11 December 2016 against Kashima Antlers. Dusks were thumped out of the opposition subsequent to losing to the Japanese side 2– 0. Amid the fifth place coordinate, Tau scored the main objective for Sundowns as they fell 4– 1 to Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors of South Korea.

Percy Tau South Africa Football Career with the National Team, Bafana Bafana

Tau made his introduction for South Africa on 17 October 2015 of every a 0– 2 misfortune to Angola in a 2016 African Nations Championship capability coordinate.

On Saturday, 25 March 2017, Tau scored his first worldwide objective in the 69th moment against Guinea-Bissau in the wake of accepting a yellow card two minutes sooner.

Percy Tau Family

Percy Tau has an older brother Dumisani, who plays wing or centre forward for NFD side Royal Eagles. His sibling Mogau Tshehla, passed away in a car accident in Kwaggafontein, Mpumalanga in February 2018. Tshehla featured for Rise and Shine in their last 32 of the Nedbank Cup annihilation to National First Division side Ubuntu Cape Town, while showing up this season (2017/18).



Moses Njoroge is the Senior Editor at Glob Intel, a news and IT service provider company. He has a wide range of experience in freelance writing, Web/System Development and other related IT services.

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