About this book
Lucas Radebe: The Chief
A children's book from South Africa.
"Khwezi's hero is Lucas Radebe. She collects photos and news clippings of him and puts them all in her scrapbook. After her uncle buys her a computer Khwezi uses the internet to find out more about Lucas’s life, and what made him into a true South African hero. She reads about how his family sent him away to Bophuthatswana in order to protect him from the violence in Soweto and how, after being injured after a random shooting, he moved to England and became one of the greatest players to ever play for Leeds United Football Club."