SPORTS DAY: Even the French favour Lebo’s tucked-in look

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SPORTS DAY: Even the French favour Lebo’s tucked-in look

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Mothiba’s tucked-in shirt a talking point

Lebogang Mothiba not only starred with an outstanding centre-forward’s performance holding the ball up for fellow runners in Bafana Bafana’s shock win over hosts Egypt‚ his constantly tucked-in shirt has also become a talking point at the Africa Cup of Nations. “You know‚ when you were young you used to put the shirt inside the shorts‚” the affable Mothiba said with a grin at the Bafana team hotel on Monday. “I took that mentality and said: ‘OK‚ I’ll keep this and grow with it’. So it’s from when I was young until now. And everyone is talking about it – even in France. People are always talking. They say‚ ‘Hey‚ look at that one – 90 minutes with his shirt in’.”..

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