Teko Modise went from being one of the most loved players in South African soccer, to one of the most hated players in the soccer world when he was playing for Orlando Pirates. The big move to Mamelodi Sundowns brought him back in good books of his fans after experiencing some career lows at Mayfair.
Here are some of the facts that might interest you.
60 000 Boo Boys
In the year 2010, Modise experienced being booed by 60 000 fans for like the whole season, talk about killing ones self esteem.
Kicked out at nine
Modise recently told he world that at the age of nine he was kicked out of the house and lived on the street for two weeks.
His role models
Teko revealed that he looks up to the legend Doctor Khumalo and also mentioned that Bloemfontein Celtic player Keagan Buchanan is one of his favourite players.
Mvela League Superstar
Before he could set the ABSA Premiership alight, he won the Golden Mvela League Player of the season award in 2006.
What are your favourite memories of Teko Modise?