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Brief history of Gift Leremi

By unknown | Sep 05, 2007 | COMMENTS [ 0 ]

Ramatsiyi Moholoa

Ramatsiyi Moholoa

A second prominent soccer player, Gift Mpho Leremi, has been killed in a car accident on his way home from a game. Lesley Manyathela was the first to die in a crash.

l Leremi was born 22 years ago in Pimville, Soweto.

l He joined Pirates' development squad in 2000.

l In 2002, Leremi was in the Yebo Yes side that won the SAB Regional League in North West.

l Leremi also featured in the Ussasa soccer competitions when he was still a student at Mshukantambo High School in Pimville.

l He was promoted to Pirates' senior team in 2002 and played for the club until he joined Sundowns in August this year.

l He scored on his debut for Bucs in 2002 against Moroka Swallows in a BP Top 8 Cup game at Rand Stadium. The Buccaneers beat Swallows 5-0.

l During his stay at Pirates, Leremi also served as a captain on several occasion.

l Leremi loved top clothing labels, expensive perfumes, sports cars, trendy hair styles and tattoos.


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