Khune hits out at ref

Posted: 10 April 2015 Time: 08:19 am

Kaizer Chiefs goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune criticised the level of officiating in the PSL after being sent off in his side's 1-0 win over AmaZulu on Thursday night.

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Khune was dismissed late in the League game - which also produced nine yellow cards - after receiving two cautions in quick succession from referee Phillip Tinyane at Peter Mokaba Stadium.

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The Bafana Bafana net-minder was first booked for time-wasting before being given his marching orders for showing dissent at the decision.

Khune later tweeted to the official account of the PSL, saying: “@OfficialPSL but I did nothing wrong.u guys need to take action against this poor referees.

“Its about time action is taken against this referees by  @OfficialPSL. They've been very poor since beginning of the season.

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“Its unfair how we are painted bad for our actions on de field but we are provoked by these referees, can call me names but I stand 4 what's right.”

Be sure to catch Itumeleng Khune's interview in the April edition of KICK OFF Magazine, on sale now, where he says it's time footballers tell the truth. Or download a digital copy.

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