Just three days after leading his side to a friendly match with Kenya’s Harambee Stars, it is reported that the Bafana Bafana assistant coach Thomas Madigage has died in a car accident.
Hit a donkey
The coach passed on after an accident on Thursday 18 October with reports that his car, which he was driving himself hit a donkey in Limpopo between Burgersfort and Polokwane between 2300hrs and 0000hrs Kenyan time.
The Bafana Bafana spokesperson Bafana spokesperson, Mathlomola Morake, confirmed the incident to soccerladuma.co.za though the details were still scanty.
-Oh yes, it is sad indeed, we have received the sad news of his passing away. Unfortunately we don't have the details right now but as soon as I get the whole information I will let you know. It is very sad, he said.