- 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
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?"
It was all in jest though and made for some entertaining banter amongst his followers.
The tweet can be viewed below.
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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