Ratshibvumo Mulovhedzi of Rush Hour Sports Management confirmed the sad news that Luckyboy Mokoena passed away on Tuesday afternoon after battling an illness. Mokoena, a right-back, most recently played for Sekhukhune United before parting ways with the club at the end of the 2021/22 season.
Throughout his career, the 30-year-old also had stints at Highlands Park, TS Galaxy, and Chippa United. Mulovhedzi expressed his sorrow at having to talk about Mokoena in the past tense, following his passing, and conveyed his thoughts and sympathies to the player’s family and loved ones during this difficult time.
He revealed that he was in the process of working on Mokoena’s next move and was shocked to hear the news of his passing. Mulovhedzi emphasized the close bond they shared and their strong understanding of football-related matters and beyond, and extended his wishes for Mokoena’s soul to rest in peace.
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