Pitso: Jali gives problems to Ntseki

CAF Champions League

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane says it will be up to Bafana Bafana coach Molefi Ntseki to recall Andile Jali to the national team.

Jali once again produced one of his best performances in front of Ntseki in the CAF Champions League win over Wydad Casablanca.

Sundowns beat the Moroccans 1-0 courtesy of a penalty slotted home by Ricardo Nascimento in the first half as 'AJ' partnered Hlompho Kekana and won the battle in the middle of the park.

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"The national team [for Jali], I don't know," said Mosimane when asked if it was the right time for Jali to return to Bafana.

"We have Dean Furman, we have Kamogelo [Mokotjo], we have Bongani [Zungu] in the midfield. It's good problem for Molefi to have than not to have.

"He can answer that question. As long as he is playing at the highest level, this is the highest level on the continent. There is no other bigger level. We play Wydad here. We play Wydad away. Which other level do you want?

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"AJ is okay, he is doing well. We are happy for him. He is in the starting line-up. He will remain there as long as he is doing well.

"He is a brilliant player. We are happy that he has rediscovered himself.".

Sundowns are set to meet SuperSport United in the Nedbank Cup last 32 in Tshwane on Saturday (20h15).

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