Khune’s contract with Amakhosi is said to actually be expiring in June this year despite it being widely reported in other publications that it runs up until June 2021.
The Bafana Bafana goalkeeper has not played for any professional team in South Africa except for the Glamour Boys since joining the club’s development structures almost 21 years ago.
The 33-year-old is now free to sign a pre-contract with any club but is reportedly keen to stay and retire from football in Naturena with Amakhosi.
“It’s not clear what Kaizer Chiefs are planning for Itu’s contract at the club. It’s a worrying factor that Kaizer Chiefs have not said anything about Khune’s future after serving the club with dignity and loyalty,” reports KickOff.com.
“Khune could have signed with any club now but is waiting for Kaizer Chiefs to offer him a new contract because his loyalty remains with the club.”
Khune kept a clean sheet as Chiefs collected their first point in the CAF Champions League group stage when they played to a goalless draw with Horoya at FNB Stadium on Tuesday.