Orlando Pirates fans have compared the impact of Monnapule Saleng to that of Marcus Rashford at Manchester United.

Saleng has been Pirates’ go-to man this season, scoring key goals for the Soweto giants, both in the league and cups, including a hat-trick against Swallows FC on Friday.

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With the winger taking his tally for the campaign to 12 in all competitions, the supporters feel he is now showing Rashford’s form and it will not be long before he secures a move abroad.

Showing [Bonfils-Caleb] Bimenyimana how to score a hat-trick without a penalty. – Nduduzo Lusiti

He’s on fire but still has a long way to go. One more season and we can discuss overseas move. – Elias GetyeseWhat Saleng is doing at Pirates is what Rashford is doing at Manchester United, salute

– Mvelo Shezi II

His partnership with [Terrence] Dzvukamanja is developing so well, they keep producing.

– Tebogo Moraka

Very impressive, well-taken three goals, sublime touch for the first goal, always provides an assist, hat-trick on top of that. Candidate for Player of the Season, no doubts. – Sandile Mekana

Nine Man of the Match awards, five assists, 12 goals, all this in only 18 games. The boy is a marvel to watch and there’s still more from him. – Yonela Sophitsho Dlomo

He’s only left with helping us [Pirates] clinch the Nedbank Cup final since the PSL is out of reach. – Thabo MaupaI’ll be over the moon if my beloved [Mamelodi] Sundowns buys him. He is excellent.

– Nelson Mooko

Junior Khanye and Benedict Vilakazi are not having any of that as they say Saleng is not the [Player of the Season] contender but the boy keeps serving them humble pie week in, week out. – Yonela Sophitsho Dlomo

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I still can’t understand why people like Jomo Sono, Junior Khanye and Benedict Vilakazi are doubting this player. Or maybe it’s just a jealously? All three must listen to how Doctor Khumalo, Sphiwe Mkhonza and Manenzhe Phumundzo described this player. – Letlotlo Aaron

He linked well with [Kabelo] Dlamini, I remember Pirates fans saying he must leave. – Tankiso Thole Makonyane


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