EXTRA TIME: Itu Khune and Shabba are great friends plus Free State Stars unveil Eymael

Siphiwe Tshabalala has the backing of Itumeleng Khune in the friendship stakes. Shabba's come all the way to the hospital for the stopper

Khune's gaining in support from his famous teammate and needs the friendly backing to strengthen his resolve, after being ruled out of two massive games.

The Bafana Bafana keeper misses the country's two Fifa World Cup qualifiers against Cape Verde next week. Shabba also won't play after being ignored for the SA squad altogether, nothing new for him since Shakes Mashaba felt he was too old to build the team around.

Elsewhere Free State Stars confirmed the signing of their new coach Luc Eymael.


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