Mzansi soccer legend, Lucas Valeriu Ntuba Radebe and film industry mogul Connie Ferguson have sparked dating rumours on social media after posing for a Pledge Pink photoshoot.
Surprisingly, amongst a group of six, Twitter users picked the two familiar faces, Connie and Lucas who are pictured close to each other. And started assuming that they could be a thing.
One tweep was bold enough to point out that the two celebrities were looking good enough to be a couple.
Connie Ferguson & Lucas Radebe would make a lovely couple.. 🕯️🕯️ pic.twitter.com/Bun78M93BQ
— Akanii (@LesNgobz) March 21, 2022
It wasn’t long before fellow tweeps quickly jumped onto the ipse dixit that is slowly becoming a social media gospel.
Lucas, a big name in Mzansi sport scene was pictured with Connie during the launch of this year’s Betway Pink Day. This is the special day set to raise funds that are to be allocated towards breast cancer research and awareness in aid of one of the African continent’s biggest public hospitals.
Connie, being one of the biggest philanthropists and contributors to the cause was present on that day.
Who Is Lucas Radebe?
Lucas is a celebrated South African footballer who has played for Kaizer Chiefs and Bafana Bafana. He also played in the English Premier League for Leeds United.
He is retired now but still holds a big presence in South African sports industry.
He is married to Thobela Silver.
Connie on the other hand is a widowed mother of two. She has managed to get back to her acting job and managing the film company that her husband left for her.
Her late husband Shona Ferguson died back in 2021 after shortly suffering from covid-related illness.
She hasn’t publicly moved on with anyone after the death of her husband.