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Hunt: He Is The Best Player In South Africa At His Age

Gavin Hunt was full of praise for one of his young players, ranking him as the current best in South Africa.

Like all teams in the Premier Soccer League, Bidvest Wits are experiencing many challenges with regards to the fitness of their players, especially since a few have previously tested positive for COVID-19.

However, this gave Head Coach Hunt the chance to field some of the youngsters, with Rowan Human making his fourth domestic appearance for Wits on the night.

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“We don’t have the biggest squad. We had to play Hotto out of position, Pelembe hasn’t come back and (Sameehg) Doutie was suspended so we didn’t have anyone on the right-hand side,” Hunt told the media after the game on Saturday.

“And then I put the kid in and what a revelation, he is the best player in South Africa at his age, there is no better player than him I believe, I have not seen a better player at his age and I think he will be a superstar. 

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“But the next two, three weeks will be last time I will see him so I am disappointed about that.” 

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