Khune responds to VUT goalkeeper


Itumeleng Khune has responded to VUT goalkeeper Obakeng Naane after he claimed "I can do better" than the Kaizer Chiefs star.

The Vaal University of Technology shot-stopper was in buoyant mood after an impressive display in the 2-0 Nedbank Cup defeat at the hands of Mamelodi Sundowns on Sunday.

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After being knocked out by the Absa Premiership champions, Naane claimed he believes he has the ability to succeed Khune at Amakhosi due to his advancing age.

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"I would like to play for Kaizer Chiefs," Naane said. "I think I can do better because [Itumeleng Khune] is old now.

"I can take him out because I think I am a great keeper. I can do better than him."

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However, the 32-year-old, who's lifted 12 major honours with Chiefs since graduating from the club's academy system, has since issued a response to the upcoming talent.

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Khune took to social media to 'wish him everything of the best' in his quest to fulfil his dream of playing for the Soweto giants.