SA Youth Coach Passes On
Cape Town Club Confirms Death Of Staff Member
Soccer Laduma has learnt with sadness about the passing of South African youth coach, Cecil ‘Gigi’ Ntlebi.
Ntlebi used to work as the development coach at African Soccer Development Academy in Cape Town. Among the Mzansi football stars he helped develop during his time, Ntlebi nurtured current Cape Town City midfielder, Ayanda Patosi, aiding in his growth when he earned an overseas move.
At the time of his passing, Ntlebi was a driver at Cape Town All Stars in the National First Division. Igugu Lekapa confirmed his passing on the club’s social media platforms.
The Mother City club announced that the details of Ntlebi’s funeral service will be communicated in due course. Soccer Laduma would like to send heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of ‘Ta Gigi’.