I’m defined by my sportswear before you even know my name. Sakhile Hlophe is my tag, the proud Amakhosi and Real Madrid fan.
How many soccer jerseys of your team have you bought?
I have only bought one Kaizer Chiefs jersey and also one real Madrid jersey.
If you were a coach, which players would you sign for your team?
Keagan Dolly from Ajax Cape Town for Kaizer Chiefs and Luiz Suarez from Liverpool for Real Madrid.
How much do you spend roughly on your team’s merchandise a season?
Approximately R1000 every season including game tickets.
Do you prefer to take your partner with to the stadium or friends?
Always, it’s a wonderful experience watching football live with friends but it gets much crazy when your team scores and you get hugs from total strangers. Love=Football.
Have you ever cried after your team lost a game?
Yes indeed, Carling Black Label Cup game (Kaizer Chiefs vs Orlando Pirates) when Benni McCarthy scored the equaliser in the last minute and Chiefs lost in penalties.
Best-ever game you’ve watched at the stadium and via television?
I haven’t had luck with a best game every time I’m in the stadium but the best game via television was Manchester United vs QPR when united came from behind to win the league in 2012.
Have you used a Vuvuzela to drink beer/juice?
Never, Bafana Bafana will have to win the World Cup for me to do that.
Apart from your fans, which other teams’ fans do you love?
Atletico Madrid, its magic watching them play and they just won Spanish La Liga ahead of Real Madrid and Barcelona.
Have you ever shouted the referee during the game… and what did you say?
Almost every game! Football works with emotions and sorry I can’t divulge such language, it will be too much for the readers here. Haha!
Quick shibobo questions
Coke, Juice, Beer or Whisky?
Nike, adidas, Puma or Reebok?
KFC, McDonalds or Nandos?
Sports Bar, Shebeen or Tavern?
Twitter, Facebook or Whatsapp?
BMW, Benz, Tazz or VW?
Lotto, PowerBall or Sporttake?