Thabo Rakhale has swiftly become the most talked about man at Orlando Pirates after his tricks and flicks have earned him renowned status as an emerging player across the country.
His impressive form, which has seen Eric Tinkler rely on him more frequently in recent games, has seen his market value take a turn for the better.
Back in July 2012, Rakhale’s value according to international website Transfermarkt was sitting at €44 00 (R440 000) - this was when he was 22-years-of-age. After the last updates, he has seen his price escalate to three times that amount, while his value when at Polokwane City sat at R792 000)
Rakhale’s current value, based on Transfermarkt’s evaluation, is now at €132 000 (R1.7 million), meaning his performances in the Premier Soccer League have certainly not been missed.
It is exciting to see how Rakhale’s worth has amplified in line with his form and growth as a player at Pirates.
Do you think Rakhale’s value of R1.7million is too high or too low?
* Please note, Transfermarkt is an international valuation website, and actual figures and values in the local market may be different.