Phakaaathi Reporter
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6 Oct 2017
10:47 am

Twitter responds to Khune’s plea for Bafana support

Phakaaathi Reporter

South Africans have responded to Bafana Bafana goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune’s plea for the nation to support the national team.

Itumeleng Khune reacts in disappointment during the Nedbank Cup match between Kaizer Chiefs and Supersport United at the FNB Stadium. (Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix)

Bafana Bafana will face Burkina Faso in a 2018 World Cup qualifier at the FNB Stadium on Saturday afternoon.

With dwindling ticket sales for the World Cup Qualification match, several Bafana Bafana players have asked the public to attend the match despite South Africa’s slim chances of qualifying for the World Cup.

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With only 300 tickets were reportedly sold for the match by Tuesday afternoon, Khune posted a picture of a newspaper front page cover on Twitter urging the nation to support Bafana.

Twitter has responded to his plea.