Former Kaizer Chiefs midfielder and Supersport presenter Isaac ‘Shakes’Kungwane passed away in hospital on Wednesday. According to a report on Eyewitness News Kungwane had been in and out of hospital in the last month. Exact cause of death is still unclear.
Afta being in ICU for the past 2 days it’s really sad to have to announce the sad passing away of a brother & colleague RIP Shakes Kungwane
— robertmarawa (@robertmarawa) May 28, 2014
“We’re all pretty stunned. He was a legendary footballer, a lovely guy and a really popular TV man much loved both in the building and beyond,” said Supersport spokesperson Clinton van der Berg.
Bra Shakes, the man who coined the phrase “El Kassico” on SuperSport; we’ll miss your love for the beautiful game. RIP Isaac Shakes Kungwane
— Docky Dockrat (@dockydockrat) May 29, 2014
Kungwane began his football career playing for Jomo Cosmos in the 1980s, he also played for Pretoria City and Manning Rangers during the course of his career. He retired from football in 2002.
He is survived by his wife Precious and three children.
— Robbie Malinga (@RobbieMalinga) May 29, 2014
R.I.P Shakes Kungwane…I admired that guy, he was full of life and energy #RIPShakes
— Siphiwe Leo (@Leo_IsMyName) May 29, 2014
Image Source: Facebook R.I.P Isaac Shakes Kungwane
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