GALLERY: Brilliant Khuzwayo hangs up his gloves

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Former Bafana Bafana goalkeeper Brilliant Khuzwayo has been forced to hang up his gloves at the age of 29. KickOff.com looks back at some of his highlights.

Khuzwayo's career has been cut short due to injury, as announced by Orlando Pirates on Wednesday, and tributes have since poured in for the shotstopper.

READ: Chiefs' tribute to Khuzwayo

Despite his shortlived rise, the 29-year-old made his mark on the football fraternity not only with his talent on the pitrch but also with his bubbly personality off it.

The love and adoration Pirates fans showed towards him in spite of his failure to make a single appearance since his arrival from Kaizer Chiefs last season is testament thereto.

READ: Micho: Khuzwayo deserves to be there

And judging from the gallery of images above, it was evident that 'The Brilliant One' was never downcast regardless of the challenges he faced throughout his career.

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