The 24-year-old Sundowns central defender Motjeka Madisha has reportedly passed away in a car accident on Saturday night.
The accident is believed to have been a hit and run. According to Kick Off, the Limpopo-born Madisha died in Kempton Park, Johannesburg.
"The rising star was involved in a horrific car crash in Kempton Park on Saturday evening, just hours after the club's 50th anniversary celebrations," said the report.
Madisha's death follows just weeks after the same club lost the 33-year-old defender Anele Ngcongca in a car accident in KwaZulu Natal.
Club confirmation and details to follow.
- Youth football: TS Academy, Life Supers, Winners Park, Moroka Swallows, Mamelodi Sundowns.
- Senior: Sundowns, Highlands Park (loan), Sunowns
- Honours: SA league title (X3), Telkom Cup and CAF Champions league title.
- International: 12, four goals for SA U20s, 10, one goal for Bafana Bafana.