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Oct 30, 2014

Belgian club allows Meyiwa’s team mate to attend funeral

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – Belgian club Oostende has allowed South Africa international midfielder Andile Jali to fly home to attend the weekend funeral of national soccer team captain Senzo Meyiwa, who was shot dead by burglars on Sunday.

Jali will miss Saturday’s match between Oostende and struggling Waasland-Beveren after being given permission to attend the funeral of his former Orlando Pirates team mate.

Oct 30, 2014

Soccer-Belgian club allows Meyiwa’s team mate to attend funeral

CAPE TOWN, Oct 30 (Reuters) – Belgian club Oostende has allowed South Africa international midfielder Andile Jali to fly home to attend the weekend funeral of national soccer team captain Senzo Meyiwa, who was shot dead by burglars on Sunday.

Jali will miss Saturday’s match between Oostende and struggling Waasland-Beveren after being given permission to attend the funeral of his former Orlando Pirates team mate.

Oct 27, 2014

South Africa captain killed protecting girlfriend

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – South Africa soccer captain Senzo Meyiwa was shot dead by intruders when trying to protect his girlfriend during a robbery at her home near Johannesburg, officials said on Monday.

The 27-year-old Orlando Pirates goalkeeper died on Sunday after suffering a single shot through the chest at the home of girlfriend Kelly Khumalo, a local actress and singer, in the township of Vosloorus.

Oct 27, 2014

South Africa captain Meyiwa killed trying to protect girlfriend

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – South Africa soccer captain Senzo Meyiwa was shot dead by intruders when trying to protect his girlfriend during a robbery at her home near Johannesburg, officials said on Monday.

The 27-year-old Orlando Pirates goalkeeper died on Sunday after suffering a single shot through the chest at the home of girlfriend Kelly Khumalo, a local actress and singer, in the township of Vosloorus.

Oct 27, 2014

Soccer-South Africa captain Meyiwa killed trying to protect girlfriend

JOHANNESBURG, Oct 27 (Reuters) – South Africa soccer captain Senzo Meyiwa was shot dead by intruders when trying to protect his girlfriend during a robbery at her home near Johannesburg, officials said on Monday.

The 27-year-old Orlando Pirates goalkeeper died on Sunday after suffering a single shot through the chest at the home of girlfriend Kelly Khumalo, a local actress and singer, in the township of Vosloorus.

Oct 27, 2014

South Africa soccer captain Meyiwa killed by intruders

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – South Africa’s soccer captain Senzo Meyiwa was shot dead by intruders in a township near Johannesburg on Sunday in what local media reported as a botched robbery.

The Orlando Pirates goalkeeper was shot after two men entered a house in Vosloorus where Meyiwa was visiting, at about 8 p.m. local time (1800 GMT), South Africa police said in a statement.

Oct 27, 2014

South Africa captain Meyiwa killed by intruders

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – South Africa’s football captain Senzo Meyiwa was shot dead by intruders in a township near Johannesburg on Sunday in what local media reported as a botched robbery.

The Orlando Pirates goalkeeper was shot after two men entered a house in Vosloorus where Meyiwa was visiting, at about 8 p.m. local time (1800 GMT), South Africa police said in a statement.

Oct 27, 2014

Soccer-South Africa captain Meyiwa killed by intruders

JOHANNESBURG, Oct 26 (Reuters) – South Africa’s soccer captain Senzo Meyiwa was shot dead by intruders in a township near Johannesburg on Sunday in what local media reported as a botched robbery.

The Orlando Pirates goalkeeper was shot after two men entered a house in Vosloorus where Meyiwa was visiting, at about 8 p.m. local time (1800 GMT), South Africa police said in a statement.

Oct 26, 2014

South Africa captain Meyiwa shot dead say police

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – South Africa captain Senzo Meyiwa has died after being shot on Sunday following a dispute with two men, South African police said.

A police statement said the Orlando Pirates goalkeeper was shot after two men entered a house in Vosloorus, a township near Johannesburg where he was visiting, at about 8pm local time (1800 GMT), while another man remained outside.

Oct 26, 2014

Soccer-South Africa captain Meyiwa shot dead say police

JOHANNESBURG, Oct 26 (Reuters) – South Africa captain Senzo Meyiwa has died after being shot on Sunday following a dispute with two men, South African police said.

A police statement said the Orlando Pirates goalkeeper was shot after two men entered a house in Vosloorus, a township near Johannesburg where he was visiting, at about 8pm local time (1800 GMT), while another man remained outside.