- Kaizer Chiefs goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune revealed his new hairstyle on Monday
- Khune took to Twitter to share the photo and the post quickly started trending
- Many fans were loving the new look, but some missed Khune's "afro"
Kaizer Chiefs goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune has always been a favourite with the fans - be it on the pitch or on social media.
The athletic shot-stopper was untouchable for years as the number one for club and country, but the last two years have been tough on Khune.
Although he struggles to command a place in the starting lineup these days, his social media posts generally receive lots of love from the fans.
Monday was no different when Khune unveiled his new look via Twitter. Khune showcased a clean haircut, along with a neatly trimmed beard.
Khune's tweet can be viewed below.
Briefly.co.za noted the strong reaction, as more than 1000 people liked the tweet.
Twitter user @Omit_ST said,
"Aw baba. Keep That Barber , don't Keep goals Kphela."
Thulani Thuswa (@ThulaniThuswa) added,
"Keep it mfanakithi, it suits you."
#Noko the Champ (@ThapeloThobeja9) said,
"But was starting to get used to your Afro mos Itu?"
Earlier, Briefly.co.za reported that Khune opened up about being a dad on his Twitter account on Fathers' Day.
The footballer revealed that becoming a father is not something he could explain. He penned a sweet message about his journey and shared a couple of photos of himself with his baby girl.
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