Highlands Park paint town red, EFF-style

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- sowetanlive.co.za | 6 months ago

The old saying that if you want loyalty then get a dog took a positive turn when devout supporters of Highlands Park turned Makhulong Stadium in Tembisa into something similar to an EFF rally; what with the red colour that dominated the stands on Saturday.

Clad in red jerseys and red caps, the fans boosted Highlands to a come-from-behind 2-1 victory over Absa Premiership leaders Bidvest Wits. Brad Katfel and Sinky Mnisi, who are two of the three owners of Highlands, paid tribute to their fans.

"They brought us back into the game even when we were a goal down early," said Kaftel, mopping his brow not because of the scorching heat but because of Wits' resurgence towards the end.

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