South-Africa

SAFA mourns Mandela passing

2013-12-06 10:14
Danny Jordaan (Gallo Images)

Johannesburg - The SA Football Association (SAFA) says it is in deep mourning following the death of Nelson Mandela.

QUIZ: How well did you know Nelson Mandela?

Mandela died at his home in Houghton around 20:50 on Thursday.

SAFA called on the entire football community to observe a moment of silence before every match they play in honour of this hero who inspired our nation to achieve in our sport and to work to emulate his example.

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