Thabo Rakgale is Orlando Pirates Football Club midfielder who was born on the 20th March 1990 in Vanderbijlpark, South Africa. He has been an Orlando Pirates player since 2012. Previously Pirates loaned him to Sivutsa Stars and Polokwane City. He returned at the Pirates team after a loan spell with Polokwane City expired and Pirates were ready to use him after impressing at Polokwane City.
Since returning to Pirates, Rakgale has established himself as one of the star players in the team. He has played in the CAF competitions and gained a lot of experience as a footballer. His transfer value has also increased by more than 100% after his display with Pirates.
Recently Thabo Rakgale has joined the likes of Ronaldo and Messi in the books of world skillful players. He has played a lot of tricks in the game of football and has been criticized a lot but he never changed his style of play. The English media criticized him after a trick he did in a game against Chippa United 2 years ago.
Apart from skills and tricks, Thabo has scored a lot of goals. He has shown a lot of strikers how to score goals. He is the fan favorite at Pirates and fans are still expecting a lot more from him although he seems a bit confused under a new coach Muhsin Ertugral.