- Bafana Bafana star Bongani Zungu shared a heartfelt social media post that went viral on Monday
- Zungu paid tribute to his former Mamelodi Sundowns teammate, Themba Zwane, and deemed him to be the best midfielder in South Africa
- The post sparked some heated debate as some suggested who should take the top spot
Bongani Zungu has become a household name and represented the national team with pride.
Although he earned his big European move to Amiens in France, Zungu made a name for himself at Mamelodi Sundowns.
During his time at the club, he struck up a wonderful relationship with midfielder Themba Zwane.
Affectionately known as Mshishi, Zwane has been at the heart of Sundowns' success over the past few seasons.
Zungu took to Twitter and shared a lovely photo with his "brother" and labelled him the best midfielder in Mzansi.
The tweet can be viewed below.
Briefly.co.za noted the amazing response as the tweet garnered thousands of positive reactions.
Pule M (@mkhandawire) said,
"Mshishi one of the best. I enjoy watching him every minute when he's playing. Very intelligent."
Alfie Legoba (@AlfieLegoba) added,
"I'm a Chiefs fan but without a doubt Mshishi is the best."
Speid (@lesley_senene) said,
"Put some respect on Ben Motshwari guys."
Previously, Briefly.co.za reported that Zungu was dropped from coach Molefi Ntseki's squad to face Sao Tome and Principe and his reaction was deemed to be disrespectful.
SAFA president Danny Jordaan confirmed that Zungu apologised for the transgression but that all parties would discuss the matter further.
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