- Lucas Radebe is super proud of his former club for beating 16 years of allegations and returning the English Premier League
- Lucas captained the English club in the late 1990s until the mid-2000s
- When he was at the helm the club performed extremely well even making it to the Champions League semifinals
PAY ATTENTION: Click “See First” under the “Following” tab to see Briefly.co.za News on your News Feed!
Lucas Radebe is super proud of his former club, Leeds United who has managed to claw their way back into the English Premier League.
Leeds United has been trying to get back into the EPL for 16 years. Radebe captained the club during one of the golden eras in the 1990s- the mid - 2000s which included reaching the 2000-01 Champions League semifinals.
Briefly.co.za learned that Leeds were relegated in the 2003-2004 season. They made their way back in after their victory over West Bromwich Albion, who they defeated 2-1 at Huddersfield.
"After long 16yrs finally the wait is over our dreams have come true bak in the premier league come on @LUFC Congratulations to ElLoco and the Boys absolutely proud.#MOT @andrearadri"
He also thanks Leeds fans for sticking with the club through thick and thin according to Sowetan Live.
READ ALSO: Somizi Mhlongo's coffee machine reminds him he didn't finish school
READ ALSO: Rachel Kolisi joins the Mercedes-Benz family, shows off new whip
In other news, Briefly.co.za reported that 2 goals from Karim Benzema were all Real Madrid needed to clinch their 34th Spanish League title after beating visiting Villarreal 2-1 at the Alfredo Di Stefano Stadium.
The Frenchman opened the scoring for Los Blancos just one minute before half-time through a close-range shot from the right side of the six-yard box, having benefited from a superb run of play from playmaker Luka Modric who drove towards the danger zone with the ball before releasing it to the striker.
Enjoyed reading our story? Download BRIEFLY's news app on Google Play now and stay up-to-date with major South African news!