Kaizer Chiefs boss Kaizer Motaung mourns loss of "great man" Dr Petrus Molemela


Bloemfontein Celtic’s honorary president Molemela sadly passed away on Sunday morning, leaving behind a legacy in South African football that stretches back to the early 80s.

And, speaking to Chiefs’ official website, Amakhosi boss Motaung said: “Molemela has played a huge role in football. I will remember him for his humour and energetic spirit which he infused through his commentary and passion for Siwelele sa Masele.

“We have lost a great man indeed.”

He continued: “On behalf of Kaizer Chiefs, I wish to express my heartfelt condolences to the Molemela family and their friends.

“I trust that the bereaved will be consoled by remembering the moments of love and laugher they shared with ‘Whitehead’.”