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Phakaaathi Reporter
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31 Aug 2017
12:24 pm

Tributes pour in for Kaizer Chiefs goalkeeper coach

Phakaaathi Reporter

Kaizer Chiefs and Bafana defender Ramahlwe Mphahlele led the tributes on Thursday as football mourned the death of Amakhosi goalkeeper coach Alexandre Revoredo.

PASSED ON: Alexandre Revoredo, Goalkeeper coach of Kaizer Chiefs (Muzi Ntombela/BackpagePix)

Brazilian Alexandre Revoredo, who joined Chiefs as goalkeeper coach in June 2016, passed away after a short illness on Wednesday morning at the Life Bedford Gardens Hospital in Bedfordview.

READ: Chiefs goalkeeper coach passes on

“When I first saw and knew u I told the gents this man is crazy little did I know that u just a happy person. I’ve never seen u mad even when we lost a match you would cheer us up whatever illness took you must have been a monster cause u the strongest man I’ve ever came across.

“I still can’t believe you gone I know u smiling down and saying everything is ok I wish I could do the hand shake one more time ma nigga I know ur in a better place now my condolences to ur family will miss you soldier when I heard u sick I told the gents his too strong to go down to anything THANK YOU ALEX ❤️💔😢✌🏿 (sic),” wrote Amakhosi and Bafana defender Ramahlwe Mphahlele, on his Instagram account.

Former Orlando Pirates striker Tendai Ndoro said: “With deepest sympathy for the loss of our Great Coach… May Your Soul Rest In Peace Coach (sic).”

“Descanse Em Paz 🙏🏽 The happiest soul I’ve ever come across, We will miss you Bheleza,” wrote Chiefs midfielder Keagan Buchanan on his Instagram account.

With deepest sympathy for the loss of our Great Coach.. May Your Soul Rest In Peace Coach 😢😢💔

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Descanse Em Paz 🙏🏽 The happiest soul I’ve ever come across, We will miss you Bheleza 💔

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💔💔R.I.P GolleRRo💔💔

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