The late AmaZulu talisman, Bongi Ntuli, has been making headlines following his untimely death. AmaZulu confirmed the news of his passing on social media. Ntuli tragically lost his battle with cancer shortly after being diagnosed. Late AmaZulu striker Bongi Ntuli iconic goals and celebrations.
The Final Moments
Ntuli passed away at the Midlands Medical Centre Private Hospital in Pietermaritzburg. His death has left a void in the hearts of many, especially his teammates and fans.
AmaZulu’s Heartfelt Statement
AmaZulu released a statement on Sunday afternoon expressing their deep sorrow over the untimely passing of their beloved centre-forward and loyal servant, Bongi Ntuli. Ntuli was recently diagnosed with an aggressive form of cancer, which metastasized and ultimately led to his death. The club requested privacy and patience for his family and friends during this difficult time.
Remembering Bongi Ntuli iconic goals
Despite his untimely death, Ntuli’s legacy lives on. Some of his famous goals and celebrations have resurfaced on the internet, reminding fans of his talent and passion for the game. Ntuli managed six appearances for AmaZulu this season in the DStv Premiership.
Ntuli’s Illustrious Career
Ntuli had an illustrious career spanning six seasons with AmaZulu. With over 100 appearances for Usuthu, he was dubbed as one of the best strikers ever to have played for the club. A now-viral clip of some of his goals and celebrations has gained thousands of comments and reactions since his untimely death. His famous ‘hand of god moment’ and his epic goal against Soweto giants Kaizer Chiefs are particularly memorable.