Christian Saile Basomboli, Kaizer Chiefs, January 2023Backpagepix

Kaizer Chiefs fans love Saile Basomboli - 'We've found our Mbappe'

Christian Saile Basomboli got Kaizer Chiefs fans invading social media and showering him with praise.

The Congolese forward made his Amakhosi debut on Sunday in the 2-0 Premier Soccer League win over Royal AM at Peter Mokaba Stadium.

After he provided an assist for Ashley du Preez to score Chiefs’ second goal, Basomboli immediately became a darling of Chiefs fans and they drew comparisons between him and PSG star Kylian Mbappe.

Not long ago, Amakhosi fans were saying they had found an Erling Haaland in Bonfils-Caleb Bimenyimana and now, Basomboli is their Mbappe.

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