- Italian Serie A side, AS Roma, praised Kaizer Chiefs via social media on Sunday
- The Amakhosi were named as AS Roma’s Twitter team of the day
- The post drew a strong reaction from South African fans as many disagreed with the Italian team’s choice
Premier Soccer League (PSL) giants, Kaizer Chiefs boast the motto: “Hail the Chief,” and that’s exactly what AS Roma did on Sunday.
The Italian Serie A side shared a tweet where they declared Chiefs as their Twitter team of the day.
The Romans go on to add that Chiefs have won more trophies than any other South African team.
Briefly.co.za noted that their tweet also explains the origins of the Kaiser Chiefs indie band.
The Amakhosi were quick to show their appreciation towards Roma with their response.
Rival supporters did not take the tweet lying down and made their feelings heard.
Kaizer Chiefs supporters batted away the historical bribery claims and pointed to the record books.
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