Jeffery Ntuka - A star has fallen

By Drum Digital
02 February 2012

Just five minutes from half-time in the keenly anticipated clash between Manchester City and Kaizer

Chiefs, a perfectly weighted corner landed at the feet of an Amakhosi defender, who unleashed a rocket into the back of the net.

Vuvuzelas blared as the dreadlocked player turned towards the fans, urging them to stand up, before pointing triumphantly heavenwards. It was perhaps Jeffrey Ntuka’s finest hour, as the Phefeni

Glamour Boys went on to lift an unprecedented fifth Vodacom Challenge title, beating City.

The year was 2009, and sadly it was the last time the player, described by many as one of the most gifted defenders of his time, scaled the great heights for\ which he was surely destined.

READ OUR TRIBUTE TO JEFFERY NTUKA IN DRUM MAGAZINE

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