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A career-threatening injury reveals who your true friends are: Maboe

The Sundowns star says he went to hell and back while recovering, but pulled through because of his family’s support

Sports reporter

To hell and back. That’s the arduous seven-month journey Mamelodi Sundowns midfield star Lebohang Maboe travelled after suffering a career-threatening injury last year.

In September the Bafana Bafana attacker injured his lateral meniscus and his anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in what club doctor Carl Tabane referred to as a “complex knee injury”.

The 27-year-old’s injury was expected to rule him out of action for nine months or possibly the rest of the season, but he recovered two months ahead of schedule...

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