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Phakaaathi Reporter
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12 Sep 2017
12:46 pm

Lucas Radebe’s brother dies

Phakaaathi Reporter

Bafana Bafana legend Lucas Radebe has expressed sadness at losing 'the man who taught him how to play football'.

Lucas Radebe (Photo by Lee Warren/Gallo Images)

Radebe’s eldest brother, Abraham ‘Siga’ Radebe, 57, died of kidney failure and heart complications at Baragwanath Hospital on Friday evening.

“This is sad news for the family because this is the man who taught me how to play football,” Radebe told eNCA.

Siga will be buried on Saturday in Diepkloof.

The service will take place at the family home at number 7 159, Modisa Street, Zone 4, in Diepkloof, on Saturday morning.