Access to 'The Real Pitso' like never before

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Mamelodi Sundowns head coach Pitso Mosimane is set to change the game if his latest announcement is anything to go by.

Mosimane has notably been more visible on social media after opening up an official Twitter account, where he's engaged with fans, share opinions on football matters and posted some images that's created nostalgia for many.

Scroll through the gallery above to see 6 personal images Mosimane recently shared on social media

And whilst fans were expecting his Instagram announcement on Monday to involve further clarity on his contract situation at the reigning Absa Premiership champions, he confirmed that he's now 'taken over' the account.

"I am glad to announce that after taking full control of The Real Pitso Instagram handle, it was a smooth handover of the page," Mosimane said. "You will now officially be able to get authentic and reliable Instagram content on this page."

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Popularity to skyrocket further?

Over the past eight years since taking over as Sundowns head coach, the 55-year-old has become one of the most recognised figures in South African football and Africa as a whole - due to his exploits on the continent.

In North Africa over the past 12 months, more notably in Morocco, rival fans have sung the name of the Masandawana boss and with the promise of more inside content from the man himself, his reputation is likely to improve further.

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Did you know?

Mosimane was the South African transfer holder when Sundowns forked out R60 000 for his services from Jomo Cosmos in 1985.

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