Kaizer Chiefs have confirmed Nkosingiphile Ngcobo’s has been given compassionate leave of absence after the death of his father.
Amakhosi confirmed the sad new on Monday, with Mshini a notable absentee from the club’s squad in their 1-1 draw against Marumo Gallants on Sunday.
“It saddens us to announce the passing of Khanyisani Nimrod Ngcobo; Nkosingiphile ‘Mshini’ Ngcobo’s beloved father.
“He passed away on Friday 9 September. Our thoughts are with Mshini and his family and friends during this difficult time.
“May his soul rest in peace.
“Mshini has been granted compassionate leave to join his family to mourn this great loss.”