Motjeka Madisha (born 12 January 1992) was a gifted and humble young man whose life was transformed when he decided to pursue a career in football. He began his career in 2014, and less than a decade later, he was a household name with which most people were familiar. Continue reading to learn more about the legacy he has left behind.
Biography of Motjeka Madisha
Full name : Motjeka Madisha
Date of birth : 12 January 1992
Place of birth : Kempton Park, Gauteng, South Africa
Education : Unknown
Height : 1.67m
Occupation : Soccer player
Net worth : Unknown
Nationality : South African
On January 12, 1995, he was born in Kempton Park, South Africa. Madisha died on December 12, 2020, along the Zuurfontein Road in Chloorkop, Ekurhuleni. He was twenty-five years old at the time of his death.
Career of Motjeka Madisha
He landed a chance at Mamelodi Sundowns in 2016, and the opportunity helped him cement his name in the PSL. He honed his skills and even earned a spot on the South African national team.
He was a defender for Mamelodi Sundowns and the Bafana Bafana team at the time of his death. He had appeared in eighty matches for the Sundowns and scored two goals. 
Joining the national team
He joined the national team, made thirteen appearances, and scored one goal against Botswana in the 2018 COSAFA CUP. When he joined M Tigers in 2014, he broke into the football scene and perfected his skills. He joined Highlands Park in 2015 and stayed with the team until 2016, making two appearances before leaving.
Motjeka was one of the PSL’s most talented players. He had such a promising football career for his age. His relationship with his mother was legendary, and he frequently honored her with his victory. His death has been devastating to his family and Mzansi as a whole.
Motjeka Madisha’s family problems
Madisha won the Man of the Match Award in March 2020 after his team defeated Stellenbosch FC, and he couldn’t stop talking about his mother during the post-match interview. He stated during his acceptance speech,
I believe I should present this award to my teammates, but especially to my mother, who has always been there for me. Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane revealed that he met the player’s mother at Chloorkop. He also said Madisha was emotional and had brought his mother to training. 
Mosimane also revealed that Madisha had family issues, despite the fact that he had engaged his mother in conversation and managed to get him and his family to a stable position that was conducive to his career.
Death of Motjeka Madisha
The Masandawana defender died at midnight on December 12, 2020, after being involved in a horrific car accident. His BMW 1 Series collided with a billboard pole on Zuurfontein Road in Chloorkop, Ekurhuleni.
The heinous accident occurred just hours after the club celebrated its 50th anniversary, though the circumstances surrounding the accident remain unknown. However, it is claimed that the defender was only with one other person.
The individual also died as a result of their injuries. According to William Ntladi, spokesman for Ekurhuleni Emergency Services, the deceased’s vehicle collided with a stationary object and caught fire. He also claimed that the driver had lost control of the vehicle. He went on to explain the accident, saying. 
Causes of the accident
According to the spokesperson, the accident could have been caused by the area’s heavy rains. He also claimed that the accident occurred around midnight, and that when officers arrived, the vehicle was still on fire.
Motjeka Madisha’s death has hit Mzansi where it hurts the most. Check out the latest updates for more information on the findings from the accident scene.