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Stuff Of Legends - Kit Collector Showcases Iconic Benni Porto Shirt

Benni McCarthy was one of South Africa’s most successful footballers in his playing days, with a kit enthusiast recently showcasing his FC Porto collection, including the Bafana Bafana legends shirt. Check it out!

To see the abovementioned kit collection, scroll through the gallery above

What’s the story?

To this day, the legacy McCarthy built throughout his playing career is still very much celebrated. Now plying his trade as a coach, the former goal getting striker is one of the most successful players to have represented Mzansi abroad.

Success Abroad

While plying his trade for Porto, Benni experienced one of the most memorable moments of his career when he won the UEFA Champions League in 2004.

With the club, the striker also managed win two Portuguese league titles, a Portuguese Cup, while also wining the Portuguese Super Cup on two occasions along the way.

Benni In The Area

The South African was an adored player among the supporters during his time with the club, while he also remains a figure of interest in South African football today. That being said, a kit collector by the name of ‘instamatch_worn_porto’ recently showcased his Porto collection on Instagram, which consists of a McCarthy jersey.

Seen in the collection, Benni’s name is seen alongside stars such as Ricardo Quaresma, Iker Casillas and Radamel Falcao.

To see the abovementioned kit collection, scroll through the gallery above

Have your say…

Where do you rank Benni among the greatest SA footballers of all time?

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