Official club statement on Mondli Cele
17 January 2016
It is with deep sadness to confirm the tragic loss of our midfielder, Mondli Cele, who was involved in a car accident this (Sunday) morning and passed away.
The SAPS are currently investigating the circumstances around the accident.
Our deepest condolences go to the Family and Friends during this extremely difficult period.
Further details will be released in due course.
The Premier Soccer League (PSL) acting Chief Executive, Mato Madlala has also conveyed her heartfelt condolences to the family of the late Maritzburg United player.
Madlala also confirmed that PSL will observed a moment of silence ahead of Sunday's Absa Premiership and National First Division fixtures in respect of the late Cele.
She said: “We would like to send our condolences to Mondli’s family, Maritzburg United management, players and technical staff. Our thoughts and prayers are with them during this difficult period.”