70-year-old Mofokeng was the team’s longest serving captain.
Kaizer Chiefs have announced the death of the club’s former captain, Johannes ‘Ryder’ Mofokeng.Kaizer Chiefs legend Johannes ‘Ryder’ Mofokeng dies
70-year-old Mofokeng was the team’s longest serving captain, leading the side for 11 years.
Kaizer Chiefs chairperson Kaizer Motaung expressed his heartfelt condolences on behalf of the club to Mofokeng’s loved ones.
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our legend and longest serving Kaizer Chiefs captain Johannes ‘Ryder’ Mofokeng.
The Chairman has on behalf of the Club expressed his heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family & friends.
Robala ka kgotso Phoka. pic.twitter.com/4mwCvSTvtn
— Kaizer Chiefs (@KaizerChiefs) January 2, 2021
“Robala ka kgotso Phoka,” the club said.
Condolences poured in from across the sports fraternity, with fans and players expressing their shock and sadness at his passing.
RIP Ntate Ryder Mofokeng pic.twitter.com/3GIPEtmWkj
— Motseki Mabuya (@MotsekiMabuya1) January 2, 2021