Footballers Union of Zimbabwe (FUZ) secretary general Paul Gundani has died.
Gundani a former national team and Ziscosteel passed away today. A statement released by FUZ read:
It is with deep regret and sorrow that the Footballers Union of Zimbabwe announces the sudden and untimely death of the Secretary General, Paul Gundani.
Paul passed on just after mid day today (4 November 2015) at Topomasi Provate Hospital in Kwekwe.
Our deepest condolences go to his family, the football fraternity and Zimbabwe as a whole.
Gundani had a successful club career with the former Premier League side Ziscosteel and also featured in the famous Warriors “Dream Team”.
Gundani together with Desmond Maringwa had been instrumental in addressing and fighting players rights locally through FUZ.
Gundani recently expressed concern about the current state of local football recently describing it as doomed .Gundani had challenged former players to rise and rescue the game to stop further rot.
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