Mamelodi Sundowns defender Anele Ngcongca tragically passed away in a car accident on Monday.

It is reported that Ngcongca was in the process of being unveiled as an AmaZulu player and was already in Durban after a loan agreement.

However, official sources have confirmed that Ngcongca has succumed to severe injuries sustained during a crash in the early hours of this morning.

Police revealed that at 05:00 this morning, a vehicle with two occupants lost control and overturned on the N2 freeway near Mtunzini.


A 33-year-old man was declared dead at the scene.

The driver sustained serious injuries and was taken to hospital for medical attention.

However, the circumstances surrounding the incident are still under investigation.