Motjeka Madisha Bio, Wiki
Motjeka Madisha was a South African professional footballer who played for Mamelodi Sundowns, as a defender. The rising star died in a horrific car crash in Kempton Park on Saturday evening, December 12th just hours after the club’s 50th-anniversary celebrations.
Motjeka Madisha Age
He was born on January 12, 1995, and died on December 12th, 2020 aged 25.
Motjeka Madisha Club career
Madisha played club football for M Tigers, Highlands Park, and Sundowns. Madisha has been an influential part of the Brazilians’ success over the past few seasons, winning several honours including three Absa Premiership titles under the mentorship of former head coach, Pitso Mosimane.
Motjeka Madisha International career
He earned 13 caps for the South Africa national team between 2015 and 2020, scoring once.
Motjeka Madisha Death & Cause
Madisha died on December 12th, 2020 aged 25 after being involved in a horrific car accident in Kempton Park hours after the club’s 50th-anniversary celebrations.
It's with sadness to report that Mamelodi Sundowns defender Motjeka Madisha has passed on after a car accident. Details to follow.#FARPost extends its deepest condolences to Madisha's family, Sundowns and the football fraternity at large.
May his soul rest in peace. pic.twitter.com/eMWHRMDQid
— FARPost_ZA (@FARPostZA) December 13, 2020
The exact circumstances surrounding the incident are still unclear, but it’s understood the 25-year-old was travelling with one other person, who also succumbed to their injuries. Images of the supposed accident scene showed a wrangled car that is also beyond recognition.
The South African Football Players Union on Sunday said it had been left heartbroken. This is the second loss for Masandwana in a matter of weeks after another defender Anele Ngcongca also passed away in a fatal accident. Ngcongaca was laid to rest in his hometown of Gugulethu this past week.