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Throwback Thursday

TBT – When Qalinge Stunned The World With His Outrageous Stepovers

With Thabo Qalinge recently joining coach Benni McCarthy at AmaZulu FC, we throw it back to the time ‘Section 10’ pulled off one of the most outrageous stepovers you would ever see in a football match. Check it out!

To see images of Qalinge, scroll through the gallery above

What’s the story?

As a player simply known as ‘Section 10’ in the local game, the former Orlando Pirates winger built for himself a reputation for being one of the most skilful players in the Mzansi.

Qalinge now joins AmaZulu after being out of action for almost a year, signing a short-term deal with a two-year extension offer at the end of the season.

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Tricky Customer

Qalinge is known for possessing bags of pace and also, a few tricks up his sleeve. As a winger who plays for the fans, the former Mpumalanga Black Aces prospect often give supporters something to cheer about in his own kasi flavour moments.

While plying his trade for Pirates in 2019, Qalinge featured in a 3-0 win over Polokwane City where he was seen pulling off an outrageous bit of skill that had fans raving after the game.

Doing his own rendition of the popular step-over skill, Qalinge would later see his trick been spoken about on many news publications abroad, with the move going viral.

Qalinge’s skill:

To see images of Qalinge, scroll through the gallery above

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