Telling empowering stories, South Africans want to hear

Monday, 03 December 2018 13:46

Mark Batchelor Assassinated

Marc Batchelor was a South African soccer player. He played for Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates and Bafana Bafana before moving into TV punditry following his retirement from the game.

Marc Batchelor Football Career 

He played for Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates, Mamelodi Sundowns, Moroka Swallows, and the South African national soccer team, Bafana Bafana. 

Mark Batchelor Death 

Batchelor was shot dead on July 15, 2019 near his home in Olivedale, Johannesburg. According to police spokesperson Lungelo Dlamini, “Police are investigating a murder case after a former soccer player, Mark Bachelor was attacked by two men driving a motorbike in Olivedale outside his house. He was shot several times and died inside his vehicle. The suspects then drove away without taking anything. The motive for the attack is still unknown. No one has been arrested.”


More in this category: CAF U-turn on Victor Gomes »