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Chiefs keeper moves to quarter century mark?

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Akpeyi kept a spotless sheet on Sunday evening as Chiefs recorded a 1-0 success away at Maritzburg United to move inside eight marks of pioneers Mamelodi Sundowns however the bosses have played a game less. 

The spotless sheet at Harry Gwala was number 25 for Akpeyi

He has arrived at his 25 years in 64 games that he has played since showing up from Chippa United. 

Through his time at Chiefs, the 35-year-old has kept clean sheets against the association's customary goliaths Sundowns and Orlando Pirates. 

It is just new young men Royal AM and Sekhukhune United alongside Swallows and SuperSport United that he is yet to keep a spotless sheet against of the groups that play in the PSL. 

Akpeyi has been a top pick of numerous in the stands through his experience with AmaKhosi yet has kept won the over the trust of all mentors he has played under from Ernst Middendorop, Gavin Hunt and Stuart Baxter. 

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This season he got going at the rear of the line behind Itumeleng Khune, Bruce Bvuma and Brandon Peterson however has now played seven straight keeping three clean sheets. 

His general clean sheet count at Chiefs is at 39%. 

Since Khune played nine straight back in 2018 preceding his shoulder injury, Akpeyi is presently the main one to one or the other match or outperform that accomplishment. 

Long-term top choice and club legend Khune – who has consistently been relied upon to give the sternest test to Akpeyi – has now wound up dropping down the hierarchy such a lot of that he is not generally remembered for the match day crew. 

Khune has included in a fourth of the relative multitude of games that Chiefs have played over the most recent four years.

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