- South African soccer player, George Lebese is trending on Twitter after scoring an amazing goal
- The 31-year-old has been praised by locals and internationals alike
- The video of his goal has gained traction as Saffa's react to the commentator
South African soccer player, George Lebese is making waves after a stunning goal against Austin Bold in the USL Championship. The Colorado Springs Switchbacks player scored his second goal of the USL Championship, drawing 4 all with Austin Bold.
In various videos uploaded to Twitter in specific, Mzansi reacted to the 31-year-olds strike but most Tweeps were focused on the commentator. The very excited commentator with a heavy American accent seemed to leave South Africans in stitches.
Although Lebese did receive praise and recognition for the goal, Saffa's just couldn't take the commentator seriously. Especially after he referred to Lebese as a "young South African." given that the player is over 30.
Here's what some Saffa Tweeps had to say about the goal and the commentator:
"Commentator referring to a 31 year old George Lebese as a young South African, Biggest joke."
@robertmarawa also uploaded the video and captioned it:
"George Lebese are u kidding meee!!!" Commentator goes crazzzy as @GeorgeLebese scores a cracker coming off the bench after @SwitchbacksFC had been 0-4 down at half-time!!!"
In other soccer news making headlines, Briefly.co.za recently reported that Barcelona fans want Lionel Messi to remain at Camp Nou. Angry Barcelona fans on Tuesday night, August 25, stormed the Nou Camp to express their annoyance over the uncertainty surrounding the future of Lionel Messi.
It has been claimed that Lionel Messi is ready to leave the Spanish club this summer even though he has a contract at the club until the end of next season.
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