'Mark Fish was a good rugby player' - Twitter reacts to Masekela mix-up

2018-01-24 11:46

Cape Town - Former Bafana Bafana footballer Mark Fish tweeted a tribute to the late Hugh Masekela on Tuesday, but was left red-faced after it was pointed out to him that the man in the photo with him was Sipho "Hotstix" Mabuse.

Fish deleted the tweet quickly after he realised his mistake and apologised, but Twitter users already had the screenshots.

READ MORE: 7 of Hugh Masekela's greatest hits

The hashtag #MarkFishChallenge began to trend, with users sharing some of their best Mark Fish inspired mix-ups. Here are some of the best:

Sipho "Hotstix" Mabuse also responded by letting Fish know he was 'still very much alive'.

Read more on:    mark fish  |  hugh masekela  |  social media

Join the conversation!

24.com encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.
NEXT ON NEWS24X

Inside News24

 
/News
Traffic Alerts
Traffic
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.