22 year old South African defender, Ntuthuko Radebe has tragically passed away after a fatal car accident in South Africa.
“Ntuthuko Radebe, who has played for KAS Eupen during five years and also in the last season, has died in his home country in a car accident at the age of only 23.
“This message has shaken the entire community of KAS Eupen and has deeply saddened us.
“The team, coaches, supervisors, all employees and fans of KAS Eupen have lost a good friend with Ntuthuko Radebe.”
It added: “His kindness, his comradeship, his loyalty, his commitment and his humour, he deserved great appreciation. Nuthuko Radebe remains in the best memory of the entire KAS family.”
Late Radebe was currently on the lookout for a new club after leaving his Belgian club side, KAS Eupen at the end of his contract last month.