Iker Casillas Leads Tributes After Tragic Death of Senzo Meyiwa

Real Madrid and Spain goalkeeper Iker Casillas posted a poignant tribute to South Africa goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa, who was shot and killed in an attack on Sunday night.

Casillas wrote simply (translated from Spanish): “Very sad about the tragic loss of a comrade. Rest in peace Se”

It is the picture which stood out, featuring Meyiwa holding up Casillas‘ shirt.

The two had met in 2013 when South Africa played Spain in a friendly. Meyiwawas on the bench, but he ended up with his “hero” Casillas‘ shirt: