South Africa national team captain and Orlando Pirates keeper Senzo Meyiwa was reportedly shot and killed in Vosloorus. He was 27. A spokesperson for the South African Football Association confirmed Meyiwa's death.

According to South African police, there was an "altercation" between Meyiwa and seven three men:

Meyiwa had just played a Pirates match Saturday night against Ajax Cape Town.

We'll update if more details surface.

[City Press]

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