Doctor Khumalo misses late Shoes Moshoeu

2015-04-22 14:21

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Former Bafana Bafana and Kaizer Chiefs team-mate of John Moshoeu, Doctor Khumalo, “will miss ‘Shoes’ deeply”.

According to Kaizer Chiefs website, Khumalo knew the midfield maestro before they started playing alongside one another in the middle of the park.

“I have known ‘Shoes’ since our high school days,” Khumalo said.

The Amakhosi and South African football legend passed away yesterday after a long battle with cancer.

“We later played against each other when he was with Blackpool,” continues Chiefs’ assistant coach.

“We knew each other already for a long time before we would eventually become team-mates at Bafana Bafana.

“Later, Shoes joined Chiefs and he would be my roommate before games.

“May his soul rest in peace.”

Khumalo and Moshoeu played together at Amakhosi during the 1993 season.

They both starred at the 1996 Africa Cup of Nations, which South Africa won.

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