FIFA President Gianni Infantino has sent his condolences on the passing of Mamelodi Sundowns and Bafana Bafana defender Motjeka Madisha.
Infantino sent his condolences in a letter to the South African Football Association, expressing his sympathies to the Madisha family, the club and association.
The letter said, “I would like to express my sincerest and heartfelt condolences on the tragic and sudden passing of international player Motjeka Madisha. Words seem inadequate to express the sadness we feel for this loss.”
“Bafana Bafana regular, pivotal member of the team, humble and always smiling, his personality, his loyalty and his human qualities will not be forgotten, and he will be truly missed.”
“On behalf of the international football community, I wish to extend our deepest condolences to the South African Football Association and to Mamelodi Sundowns and, most importantly, to Motjeka’s family, teammates, friends and loved ones.”
“Our thoughts are with all of you. We hope that, in some way, our words of support may help bring a little peace and solace in this time of sadness.”