Absa Premiership

Former Bloem Celtic goalie Nkosana Maseko passes away

9 December 2006, Nkosana Maseko during the PSL match between Jomo Cosmos and Golden Arrows at Huntersfield Stadium in Katlehong, South Africa.
9 December 2006, Nkosana Maseko during the PSL match between Jomo Cosmos and Golden Arrows at Huntersfield Stadium in Katlehong, South Africa.

Cape Town - Former Bloemfontein Celtic and Golden Arrows goalkeeper Nkosana Maseko has passed away after a short illness.

Maseko was coach at Free State Stars' ABC Motsepe League side Super Eagles before his death and the club have confirmed his passing.

"Yes, his family confirmed the news this morning. We are saddened about his passing away," Eagles brand manager Jack Mokoena told KickOff.

"We started the team afresh this season and he played a key role in recruiting and reviving the team."

Maseko also represented Nathi Lions and Dangerous Darkies in his playing career.

- TeamTalk Media

loading... Live
England 35/1 (17.4 ov)
West Indies 0
Voting Booth
What is your favourite sport to watch on TV?
Please select an option Oops! Something went wrong, please try again later.
Results
Rugby
46% - 3749 votes
Cricket
11% - 891 votes
Football
18% - 1436 votes
Athletics
2% - 158 votes
Boxing
1% - 67 votes
Cycling
2% - 167 votes
Golf
5% - 408 votes
Motorsport
8% - 617 votes
Tennis
3% - 249 votes
Water sports
1% - 64 votes
American sports
1% - 61 votes
MMA / WWE / UFC
3% - 213 votes
Vote