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Maritzburg United confirm Luyanda Ntshangase's funeral details

Posted: 7 May 2018 Time: 15:17

Maritzburg United have confirmed the details of the funeral ceremony of young striker Luyanda Ntshangase.

Ntshangase, who was promoted to the Maritzburg first team at the start of last season, sadly passed away in hospital last week after being struck by lightning in March.

READ: Maritzburg reeling from Ntshangase news

The budding striker was unable to recover from the incident that took place during a friendly with SAB League side Arsenal, and is set to be laid to rest on Thursday, May 10, the club confirmed.

A service for the 21-year-old wlll be held at the Pietermaritzburg City Hall, which is scheduled to start at 10am.

Venue: Pietermaritzburg City Hall

Address: Cnr Church Street and Albert Luthuli Street.

Date: 10 May 2018

Time: 10h00

The Team of Choice are then scheduled to play their final Absa Premiership clash of the 2017/18 season just two days later – on Saturday, May 12, at home to Golden Arrows (15h00).

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The following Saturday, May 19, the club will be contesting their first ever cup final when they are set to take on Free State Stars for the Nedbank Cup trophy at the Cape Town Stadium.

Article by: Chad Klate (@CKlatey)
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