Tuesday marked the fifth death anniversary of John Leshiba Moshoeu, a former South African football player who died of cancer in 2015.

Moshoeu was among famed midfielders in Turkey, playing for several Turkish football clubs, including Genclerbirligi, Kocaelispor, Fenerbahce and Bursaspor between 1993 and 2003.

He scored 55 goals and produced 22 assists in 226 Turkish Super Lig matches.

His first overseas club Genclerbirligi commemorated their ex-attacking midfielder Moshoeu on Tuesday.

“In his fifth death anniversary, we remember John Leshiba Moshoeu with respect, who mesmerized everyone with his talent and made himself named ‘wizard’ in the headlines of [Turkish]

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