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Racing Genk Pay Tribute To Anele

Anele Ngcongca’s former Belgian club, Racing Genk, has paid tribute to the player after his untimely passing today.

Genk tweeted a tribute, following the sad news, which said, “We hear the tragic news from Genkie Anele Ngcongca. He died in a car accident. In total, Anele played no fewer than 279 games for KRC Genk. Our thoughts are with family and friends of our South African ex-player.😢 RIP Anele 💙” (translated)

Earlier this year Anele was named in the Racing Genk team of the century, alongside players like Kevin De Bruyne, Thibaut Courtois and Christian Benteke.

Rob Delport
Rob Delport
Rob Delport is a walking football encyclopedia, having been a mainstay in the Cape Town football scene for years. Rob has previously worked for SABC and various websites and publications across Africa, as well as being the South African Head Researcher for Football Manager and doing a similar role occasionally for EA Sports FIFA. Highly respected, Rob is now a senior iDiski Times website and newspaper writer, and is also responsible for the newspaper's editorial.