Mamelodi Sundowns skipper Hlompho Kekana has lauded the Brazilians heroic
performance following their Telkom Knockout Round of 16 win over Polokwane City on Thursday.
crowned African champions kept their winning run afloat with a 2-0 triumph, at the Lucas
on target alongside Themba Zwane to book a date against
cross town rivals SuperSport United in the quarter-finals.
31-year-old play maker said his team-mates deserves all the credits following
their recent performance both in the domestic campaign and in Africa.
Zebediela born further hinted that Sundowns still have the chance
to win everything that is still on offer in the current campaign.
"I think we
should be proud of ourselves as a team considering our performances are putting
week-in and week-out," said Kekana.
"I think we
really deserved this achievement and I’m happy for the boys and we just won the
CAF champions league.
honestly speaking, we can ask for more at this stage but we’ll continue
striving for the team.
very well that we still stand a chance to win every competition on offer but we
just want to be humble and take it one game at a time.
happy with everything that is going our way, our team mentality is very right
and our performances as well. We respect each other, we also respect the game
and all will be worth it in the end.”
will now switch their focus to the Absa Premiership when they face Cape Town
City at the Loftus Versfeld on Sunday.
set for 15:30.