Supersport united goalkeeper George Chigova has died after collapsing while training with his club SuperSport in South Africa.

Chigova was reported to have been diagnosed with a heart ailment and took a bit of time out off the game.

He previously played for Polokwane City also in South Africa. Before that he won titles under Kalisto Pasuwa at Dynamos.

In February 2014, Chigova was sold to South African club SuperSport United for $120,000. However, Chigova didn’t officially join the club until July of that year.

In July 2015, Chigova moved to Polokwane City, signing a three-year deal.

He made his league debut for the club on 22 September 2015, keeping a clean sheet in a 0–0 draw with Orlando Pirates F.C.

In January 2014, coach Ian Gorowa, invited him to be a part of the Zimbabwe squad for the 2014 African Nations Championship.

He helped the team to a fourth-place finish after being defeated by Nigeria by a goal to nil.


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