Throwback Thursday: Khune shares epic save when Chiefs faced Tottenham

Throwback Thursday: Khune shares epic save when Chiefs faced Tottenham

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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Source: Briefly.co.za

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