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Well wishes pour in for Neil Tovey

2016-10-17 11:00
Neil Tovey (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - South African Football Association (SAFA) technical director Neil Tovey suffered a heart attack on Sunday and was deemed to be critical as doctors battled to stabilise him.

READ: Former Bafana skipper Neil Tovey suffers heart attack

This is not the first time the former Bafana Bafana skipper has been hospitalised, as he suffered three heart attacks in 2015.

The 54-year-old had been training on Sunday afternoon when he went into cardiac arrest, according to his brother Mark Tovey.

Tovey made 52 appearances for Bafana Bafana, captaining the national side on 29 occasions.

READ: Neil Tovey chats to Sport24

South Africans took to social media to wish Tovey a speedy recovery:

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