Late AmaZulu talisman Bongi Ntuli is making headlines in the backdrop of his untimely death. Taking to social media, AmaZulu confirmed the news of his death. The star lost his battle with cancer barely after being diagnosed.
The late AmaZulu striker Bongi Ntuli died at the Midlands Medical Centre Private Hospital in Pietermaritzburg.
It is with a very heavy heart that we inform you of the untimely passing of our beloved centre-forward and loyal servant, Bongi Ntuli,” AmaZulu said in a statement on Sunday afternoon.
“Ntuli was (very recently) diagnosed with an aggressive form of cancer, which metastasized and ultimately led to his death at the Midlands Medical Centre Private Hospital in Pietermaritzburg this afternoon.”
“May his beautiful soul rest in eternal peace. The club requests privacy and patience be granted his family and friends at this difficult time,” the club said.
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Ntuli managed six appearances for AmaZulu this season in the DStv Premiership. Against his untimely death, he has been topping trends after some of his famous goals and celebrations resurfaced on the internet.
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No doubt, with his illustrious career spanning six seasons, he had become a darling of AmaZulu. With over 100 appearances for Usuthu in his six seasons with the club, he was dubbed as one of the best strikers ever played for the club.