On this Throwback Thursday, Briefly.co.za fondly recalls the day Kaizer Chiefs goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune pulled of a fantastic performance against English Premier League side Tottenham Hotspurs in 2011.
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Briefly.co.za normally likes to reminisce on the talent of one of Mzansi's many footballing heroes when we do our Throwback Thursday edition.
However, Kaizer Chiefs goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune shared a memory that was just too good not to publish today.
Taking to Twitter, Khune relived a magnificent moment when he dived full stretch to pull off an unbelievable save to thwart Peter Crouch.
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The memorable match saw the Amakhosi take on English Premier League side Tottenham Hotspurs in 2011 at the Peter Mokaba Stadium.
Khune's world-class saves were instrumental in Chiefs securing a historic victory over Spurs.
Following the match, club manager Bobby Motaung warmly embraced the Chiefs shot-stopper.
Khune's tweet can be seen below:
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Briefly.co.za checked and shared some of the memorable responses to the post.
Esau (@Mass926037001) said,
"Itu the best."
Sbo zuma (@szuma779) added,
"You're the *Goat* that was confirmed by the chairman himself. One of best top 3 who ever played for Amakhosi."
Benjamin Nyirenda (@BenjaminNyirend) said,
"Great work Bhuti. You know we come from far and we still have a long way to cover. Keep it going."
Meanwhile, Briefly.co.za reported that Khune grew a beard and decided to ask South Africans what they thought.
Someone decided to see how Khune would look as a madala and the result was hilarious.
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