- Kaizer Chiefs goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune gave fans a reason to laugh via social media on Thursday
- A social media user used Khune's photo as a meme in response to an earlier post
- Khune took exception to the use of his pic, but it was all in good fun
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Kaizer Chiefs goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune boasts an impressive following on social media.
The amazing shot-stopper is a legend among Chiefs fans and they often react positively to Khune's tweets.
On Wednesday, Khune seemed to take exception when another social media user used his photo as a meme.
Khune posed the question via his Twitter handle:
"Did u really have to use my pic Mara bro?"
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It was all in jest though and made for some entertaining banter amongst his followers.
The tweet can be viewed below.
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Briefly.co.za noted some of the reactions, as more than 5 000 people liked the post.
Tebogo Makwaeba (@TebogoMakwaeba7) recalled,
"This was the day he saved di penalty tsa bo Peter Ndlovu le bo Patrick Apataki.... Tears of Joy."
Sbundebele (@mashelesibusis1) joked,
"I'm sure this was the day Minnie Dlamini got married, our captain couldn't hold himself."
Mr King (@Mandhla6) appreciated Khune's sense of humour:
"You are such a cool guy Khune may God continue to lift you up."
Briefly.co.za earlier reported that Khune was the subject of transfer speculation following a social media trend.
The #KhuneSignsForPirates confused many Twitter users and had some fans buzzing in anticipation.
However, the shot-stopper took to social media on Wednesday and made his position clear.
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