- 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"
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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.
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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.
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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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