One of the weekend fixtures has been postponed due to the death of a club president.
Uthongathi FC are still in shock after the tragic passing of the club chairman, Nicholas Mkhize. Mkhize was allegedly gunned down on Monday evening.
Uthongathi had been scheduled to play against Real Kings FC in a KwaZulu-Natal derby this weekend.
The club has since confirmed that the match has been postponed.
“Due to the passing of our President our match that was scheduled to take place this coming weekend against (Real Kings) have been postponed,” Uthongathi confirmed on the club’s official Twitter account.
Meanwhile, the club has confirmed in a statement that the funeral of the late club boss will be held at Bhamshela this weekend on Sunday, 16 September.
Soccer Laduma would like to express heartfelt condolences to Uthongathi FC, as well as family and everyone affected by the tragic passing of the club boss.