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South Africa soccer assistant coach Thomas Madigage dies in car accident

Updated: Friday, 19 Oct 2012 13:54 | Comments

The SAFA president said: 'We are shocked and at a loss for words and as we speak'
The SAFA president said: 'We are shocked and at a loss for words and as we speak'

South Africa assistant coach Thomas Madigage has died in a car accident, the South African Football Association has confirmed.

Madigage died in the accident near Burgersfort in Limpopo, the country's northernmost province, in the early hours of this morning.

"We are shocked and at a loss for words and as we speak, we are on our way to meet the family and find out what actually happened," SAFA president Kirsten Nematandani said.

"We would like to pass our sincere condolences to the family, friends and the entire nation on this shocking development."

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