It was one of the cringiest moments we have witnessed on an SA sports pitch and we may take years to get over the shame of it all. We are a proud nation that has seen its fair share of embarrassing episodes over the years, and now we have to contend  with an attention-seeking soccer club, Royal AM, seemingly determined to come up with new ways to show up the game with each passing week.

On a weekend when the Springboks had us walking with an extra spring in our step after beating the All Blacks, the Royal AM owners — businesswoman and socialite Shauwn Mkhize and her son Andile Mpisane — figured they couldn’t allow us to enjoy the proud moment for too long and proceeded to roll out a spectacle that will live forever on the internet...

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