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TS Sporting confirm shock death of midfielder Katlego Mojela

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Katlego Mojela (Gallo Images)
Katlego Mojela (Gallo Images)

TS Sporting have confirmed that midfielder Katlego Mojela has sadly died.

The GladAfrica Championship outfit revealed that Mojela died on Friday after he complained of dizziness.

Mojela joined Sporting in the 2019/2020 season and went on to make 24 appearances in the GladAfrica Championship, scoring four goals in the process.

"TS Sporting Football Club would like to confirm the untimely passing away of our footballer Mr Katlego Mojela, also known as 'KG'. KG sadly passed away after complaining of dizziness on the 25th of September 2020," said TS Sporting in a statement.

"KG joined TS Sporting at the beginning of the 2019-20 season after being scouted at the ABC Motsepe League play-offs in 2019.

"He played 27 games in his first season and scored four goals which helped the team qualify for the Nedbank Cup Last 8.

"KG was a dedicated member of the team and always willing to go the extra mile. His sudden passing leaves a huge hole in the TS Sporting family.

"We would like to extend our sincere condolences to KG's family, friends and teammates. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family in this difficult time.

"The details of KG's funeral are yet to finalised. TS Sporting is in communication with his family in this regard."

- TEAMtalk media

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