12 Things You Didn’t Know About Bafana Bafana’s Richard Henyekane

Written by Keren Mikva

His brother died last year of unknown causes

In December 2014, Henyekane’s brother, Joseph, also a footballer, died unexpectedly in his home in Kimberley, South Africa. The cause of death remains unknown according to reports. Joseph was 30 at the time of his death, and the Henyekane family is devastated at the loss of both of their sons, so close together.