Percy Tau explains goal celebration after scoring first Brighton and Hove Albion goal


Bafana Bafana forward Percy Tau has explained his goal celebration after scoring for Brighton and Hove Albion on Saturday.

The South African attacker played the second 45 minutes and scored a lovely goal as the Seagulls defeated Luton Town 3-1.

It was Tau's first goal for the club and he was delighted with the manner in which he scored.

"I'm quite pleased. It's my first one for the club for the club. I'm so happy," Tau told My Albion TV.

"I tried something, at the end of the day it worked out and I saw an opportunity that I could score, I tried to something and it happened. It worked out pretty well.

When asked about his celebration, he said, "Hopefull they'll see more of it, that's the one.

"It's a celebration from South Africa that I used to from my church that I used to go to when I was in South Africa. I just twisted it to make it a bit fun."

The former Mamelodi Sundowns man is now looking to more minutes under his belt in pre-season ahead of the new campaign.

"It's been going well. We trying our best. We happy that we got a win. I played some minutes, so hopefully I will get better."

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