Senzo Meyiwa played for the national team and Orlando Pirates
South Africa's football captain and goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa has died after being shot at Meyiwa's girlfriend's house in Vosloorus, south of Johannesburg.
The 27-year-old played for Orlando Pirates and also in South Africa's last four Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers.
On Saturday, he played for his club when they progressed to the semi-finals of the South African League Cup.
According to a statement by the South African Police Service, Meyiwa had been declared dead on arrival at the hospital.
More details to emerge....