12 Things You Didn’t Know About Bafana Bafana’s Richard Henyekane

Written by Keren Mikva

Henyekane grew up in Kimberley’s Galeshewe Township

Growing up in the Galeshewe Township in Kimberley in the Northern Cape province, Henyekane spent his youth career playing for the Basotho Tigers. He earned the nickname, the “Kimberley Express,” after his hometown, early on in his football career for his impressive speed and sharp shooting.