Players Abroad: Who's on the move?


Some of South Africa's biggest stars abroad could be lining up for new clubs ahead of the 2019/20 season, with Percy Tau and Siphiwe Tshabalala headlining the list of players linked with off-season transfers.

Having both made a switch from the Absa Premiership to Europe - there was contrasting degrees of success for the Bafana Bafana playmakers in their first season's abroad.

Scroll through the gallery above to see the players abroad who could be set to join new clubs in the off-season

Tau, who made the most of his loan stint from Brighton, lifted the Proximus Player of the Season, while 'Shabba' ended the Super Lig campaign with relegation and an expected off-season exit.

Both players are expected to represent new club's with UK-based publication The Argus confirming this week Tau's obstacles of a Premier League debut is unlikely to be resolved. 

The local newspaper claimed the former Sundowns attacker who spent last season on loan to Union Saint-Gilloise, the Belgian second tier club of Albion owner-chairman Tony Bloom - will be shipped off for another loan spell.

In France, the heavy South African contingent could also be set for moves, with Lebo Mothiba reportedly attracting interest from the Premier League and Lebo Phiri attracting interest from the top-flight after being relegated with Guimgamp last season.

Meanwhile, the likes of Keagan Dolly and Bongani Zungu suffered injury ravaged campaigns and switches away from their current employers could be needed to reignite their careers abroad.