Kaizer Chiefs Defender Luke Fleurs Shot Dead

Kaizer Chiefs Defender Luke Fleurs Shot Dead. The South African football fraternity is in mourning after the tragic death of Kaizer Chiefs defender Luke Fleurs. The 24-year-old reportedly died on Wednesday night after being shot during a hijacking incident.

Kaizer Chiefs Defender Luke Fleurs Shot Dead

Fleurs was a promising young defender who joined the Chiefs as a free agent in October 2023 but was yet to make his official debut for the club. However, he had impressed at his previous club SuperSport United, making 70 appearances and scoring twice.

A source closely associated with Kaizer Chiefs has verified the news of Fleurs’ tragic passing. “Yes, it is true, Luke was gunned down in a hijacking. Sad, very sad,” the source said as per SundayWorld.

Lieutenant Colonel Mavela Masondo, the spokesperson for the Gauteng police, stated on Wednesday evening that they had not yet received an official report regarding the incident. “The police are waiting for information on the incident for now,” said Masondo. “We will comment further on the matter as soon as we gather the details thereof…”

The death of Fleurs has sent shockwaves through the South African football community. Tributes have poured in from fans, teammates, and former clubs, remembering him as a talented player with a bright future.

This is a developing story, and further details about the incident are awaited.

By Clive Banda.

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