Kaizer Chiefs captain Itumeleng Khune has sent a message encouraging all South Africans to obey the coronavirus lockdown guidelines by staying at home.
South Africa entered into a nationwide lockdown at the instruction of President Cyril Ramaphosa on 26 April to fight the coronavirus pandemic that has seen 1380 people infected as of 1 April.
Let's all stay at home, let's keep fit", Khune said in a video message on Twitter. "Let's stay at home and make sure that we fight the Covid-19 [pandemic] together.
All football matches are suspended indefinitely with teams forced to send players individual fitness programs to maintain their fitness with the league suspended indefinitely.
@BafanaBafana and @KaizerChiefs legend @IIKHUNE_32_16 has a message for fans - teamwork is needed to beat the #coronavirus! Read more here: https://t.co/WhgoGm1161. @WHO @FIFAcom @CAF_Online @SAFA_net #COVID19 pic.twitter.com/VXY5eknL3P— COSAFA (@COSAFAMEDIA) April 2, 2020