Zambia football legend Kalusha Bwalya has paid homage to the late Stephen Keshi who suddenly passed away in the early hours of Wednesday morning.
The former Nigeria captain and coach passed away after suffering reported cardiac arrest in Benin City, he was 54-years-old at the time of his untimely death.
In a recent Twitter quote, Bwalya said ’StephenKeshi my brother, we all began our personal careers in the 80’s in #Belgium. Always good buddies. At one time we had like 4 #Nationalteams in One Hotel in #Tunisia #Afcon 1994. We managed to share many moments and a cup of tea. (RIP) #Africa #Legend #BigBoss
Both Bwalya and Keshi played their club football in Belgium in the mid to late 1980’s with the former Chipolopolo captain plying his trade at Cercle Brugge. Keshi played for Lokeren and Anderlecht in the Belgian Pro League.