Itumeleng Khune Salary Per Month And Biography

Itumeleng Khune Salary Net Worth

Net Worth and biography – Itumeleng Khune Salary per month and per year details. A South African football player who plays in a goalkeeping position that signifies that his career has been between two bars called goalpost in a football(soccer) game for a PSL club well known as Keizer Chiefs in the Premier Soccer League of South Africa, Itumeleng Isaac Khune, he as well plays for the South African national group. 1999 was the year he began his professional career with Kaizer Chiefs and his passion for soccer grew higher which saw him promoted to the in the senior Kaizer Chiefs team also in 2004. football legacy of South Africa has been progressing through him as he has inspired many game lovers in South Africa and also in the world


  • Full Name: Itumeleng Isaac Khune
  • Age/Date Of Birth: June 20, 1987
  • Career: Professional Footballer
  • Position: Goal Keeper
  • Height/Weight: 1.81 m/76 Kg
  • Salary Per Month: R480,000
  • Club: Kaizer Chiefs FC
  • Club Country: South Africa
  • Nationality: South African


20th of June 1987 in Northwest Tsing, was when and where Itumeleng Khune was given birth to as a son of Flora and Elias Khune. His dad Elias was a gold mine worker somewhere in South Africa and him in addition, played football as a striker in the club. He was not like other South African players that have been playing football right from their childhood in the vicinity where they grew up. Khune has shown more passion for cricket games than football in the early stages of his life. However, the picture changed absolutely when he was in high school then. His love for football game developed the more even getting to the peak this time the moment he saw his brother playing football. Lucky Khune his brother played as a striker for Chiefs and right now for Chippa United club in the PSP.

What made Khune became so famous was the game against Mammaloid Sundown’s on the 1st of December 2007 in the Telekom league competition knockout stage when he saved the goals of Serum Nyan Doro and Peter Ndlovu. Saving outstanding corner kick-off David Villa during world cup qualifiers against Spain in addition and other things like this has kept him more famous and his name been ranted throughout his country South Africa, the continent Africa and the World as a whole. On June 16, 2010, against Uruguay in the World cup, Khune’s name entered the record book as he became the 2nd goalkeeper only in the history of FIFA to be given double yellow cards which forced him to leave the football pitch.

Khune’s fast reflexes and his circulation which was accepted to be the best of its kind that could be found anywhere contributed largely to his fame – by former Liverpool goalkeeper Sander.

Khune has been rated as one of the top 10 best goalkeepers around the world on the official FIFA sites. Khune who has been depicted as a player in goalkeeping position with jumping skills higher than normal, reflexes proving him a free-kick and gifted close shot-stopper with world-class kicking abilities. He also possesses a golden arm and legs which made him one if not the best of this generation. 

Itumeleng Khune Salary Net Worth
Itumeleng Khune

Itumeleng Khune attended various colleges which include Westridge, RW Fick High School, New Nation, and St Barnabas. From his very early years, he had the wish to follow his passion.

which his parents granted him the freedom and gave him the necessary support he needed to archive his dream.


The currently estimated net worth of Itumeleng Khune is $5 million. The aggregate resources of Khune have given him the chance to buy numerous cars. The goalkeeper possesses an X-trail Nissan. Nissan’s X-Trail is one of the most extensive and expensive in the C-SUV division. It fits uninterruptedly into the brand’s vision of new world hybrid SUV styling; the newly launched X-Trail includes a striking and astonishing new view that characterizes Nissan’s plan dialect of recent times. He also possesses a beautiful house in Cape Town which is surrounded by lovely mountains and gorgeous landscape.

Itumeleng Khune is a goalkeeper, for both his club Keizer Chiefs and the National team of South Africa. Khune is a well-known football player in South Africa and is one of the best South African players in the history of the nation. Itumeleng Khune’s total asset is assessed to be more than 5 million dollars but not exceeding this range. He acquires roughly multiple dollars each year and as of late last year, he got his agreement and deal renewed with his club. He makes more than $40,000 on a weekly basis from his present contract. Itumeleng for quite a while now has been showing in news in an on-and-off manner with hot TV star association Minnie Dlamini. Be that as it may, the couple certainly separated away from each other recently. The hot TV star, Dlamini said in a recent meeting, that she will love to concentrate on her profession, yet it doesn’t mean separation in the discovery of intimate romance.

Itumeleng Khune with such many achievements and honors as the Captain of the South African National Soccer Team best known as Bafana Bafana & Keizer Chiefs Football Club, Itumeleng Khune has lots of more ambitions to do and fulfill in his life. We surely anticipate that he will be stronger than this game and play even better than in his best form and keep us lively and entertained with his industrious, amazing and superb skills.


The biggest winners at the PSL Awards of the just-completed season were the Mamelodi Sundown’s at the Sandton Convention Centre awarded and walked away with a whopping sum of R537 500. With his hat-trick of awards that included the Footballer of the Season‚ sundown striker, Percy Tau was crowned with a hat-trick of awards- the main winner, the best footballer of the season and Sundown’s best striker.

Khune once earned about R462 500‚ this automatically made him richer than Lebohang Maboe of Maritzburg United midfielder‚ his nearest rival, who take home about R200 000 for his performance in the Nedbank Cup with the sum of R262 500.

Pitso Mosimane was the coach of the season who was rewarded with the sum of R75 000 and added to the Sundowns’ kitty board with this award of his.

Lebohang Maboe won R50 000 as the Most Promising Player and the sum of R150 000 for the Player of the Tournament awards in the recent Nedbank Cup. Murmurs‚ though‚ about Mable’s player of the tournament award keeps arising as some believed that Thela Ngobeni the Free State Stars goalkeeper should have been chosen as the best player in the Nedbank Cup tournament.

Maritzburg collected a huge sum of R350 000 in total, with Siphesihle Ndlovu winning his Absa Premiership Midfielder of the Season and Young Player of the Season awards, both totally summing up to R100 000, and his fellow teammate Siyanda Xulu bagged the sum R50 000 for Defender of the Season award.

Bidvest Wits were third behind Maritzburg on the money were Bidvest wits with the departed Egyptian striker‚ Amr Gamal‚ the departed Egyptian striker going home with cool cash of R200 000 for being chosen in the Telkom knockout as the best player of the Tournament.

Kaizer Chiefs‚ Golden Arrows and SuperSport United are respectively the three teams that had had their players winning a combined total of R80 000. Ronwen Williams super sports goalkeeper won R80 000 as the MTN 8 last man standing reward the Kaizer Chiefs goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune received an amount of R50 000 going into his pocket for the Goalkeeper of the Season award.

Khune’s efforts were complimented and compensated by the young Itumeleng Shopane for his Multichoice Diski Shield Precious Find awarded with R30 000. Siphelele Magubane of the same Golden Arrows got the sum of R50 000 for his Goal of the Season award along with his young team-mate Siboniso Chonco getting the sum of R30 000 for being the Multichoice Diski Challenge Precious Find. Polokwane City received the least amount of R12 500 through Rodney Ramagalela’s efforts which saw him as the only player sharing the Top Goal Scorer award with Tau.

Khune’s achievements early 2013 in Johannesburg – Itumeleng Khune supremely reigned at the Premier Soccer League annual awards dinner bagging four accolades which include the coveted Footballer of the Year – which saw him pocketed just under R600 000 during the two-hour-long dinner award night ceremony.

The Kaizer Chiefs goalkeeper and captain, Khune has enjoyed his best season so far with no doubt, since making his debut as a youngster player in the club six years ago, and he within himself felt honoured and excited that the almost all of the PSL coaches voted him for the award which is undoubtedly the biggest of the league.

For the past seasons in domestic football like this, the best Footballer of the Year award, which carries the sum of R250 000 in prize-money, has been a source of scorn and disdain but few would be envious of Khune, who then turns 26 in June 2013, some thinks he really deserves the honour after he led Chiefs to a rare double that season.

His peers also make plans to do everything to crown him the Absa Premiership Players’ Player of the Year award. In this category, Khune faced a chronic challenge from his teammate Bernard Paker and Thuso Phala, of Platinum Stars because It was not his first time that Khune won the Players’ Player of the Year, after bagging it in his first season back in 2007/08.

In that year, he went ahead also to win the Goalkeeper of the Year honors, and the same case repeated itself again in the year 2013. He conceded 21goals, the least of the season and played an incredible and fantastic 29 of Kaizer Chiefs’ 30 Premiership games.

The Bafana Bafana No 1 goalkeeper was not rewarded only based on his league form performance but also for his superb performance in the Nedbank Cup tournament, of which Chiefs lifted for the first time since 2006 by beating SuperSport United at the 2013 season, which got him the R125 000 for Player of the Tournament award. Khune conceded just a lone goal in five matches during the competition, and that very goal came from the penalty spot against national first division side United FC. He staved off competition from SuperSport’s Edwin Gyimah and the only man to score against him in the competition which is United FC’s Walter Maponyane.

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This concluding aspect is just trying to illustrate the awards Khune and other of his peers have archived in the past years together with the award worth in South African currency R(rupee). They are as follows;

  • Footballer of the Season: Itumeleng Khune, Kaizer Chiefs (R250000)
  • Players’ Player of the season: Khune (R150000)
  • Goalkeeper of the season: Khune (R50000)

Nedbank Cup

  • Player of the tournament – Khune (R125000)

Among Others;

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