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PSL Stars who were diagnosed with diabetes which affected their eyesight revealed

During the pre-season and regular season, PSL footballers train for approximately 30 hours per week. These training sessions can at time be intense and also mild as there is also a recovery period.

Despite their healthy lifestyle these professionals are not immune from getting diagnosed with life changing illnesses.

The year 2021 and the previous one, have been the most tragic in South African football where we went to learn about two well former PSL footballers who were diagnosed with diabetes which affected their eyesight. To correct it through science and medicine these individuals had to have life changing eye operations. We take a look at these two known PSL stars who went through this tragic ordeal.

1. Tendai Ndoro

Ndoro's life woes continue to take a turn for the worst. In not so long ago images of a frail looking Tendai Ndoro surfaced during a training session with Zimbabwean Northern region Division one side Simba Bhora.

According to reports the former Orlando Pirates forward has been diagnosed with diabetes which affected his eye sight. Furthermore it has been reported that Ndoro plans on retiring from professional football and venture into something else.

Simba Bhora owner, Simba Ndoro, who is also a relative of Tendai confirmed that the former Bucanners forward has been diagnosed with diabetes and was suppose to through an eye procedure.

2. Bernard Lushozi

Tendai Ndoro and Bernard Lushozi's life stories are slightly more similar. At the peak of their careers they had the privilege of playing for Orlando Pirates and unfortunately both of them were diagnosed with diabetes.

The former footballer turned School principal in the past few months ago had a life changing eye procedure after partially losing his sight. As of recent Lushozi is currently recuperating as the life changing procedure was successful. On a number of times the former Orlando Pirates defender has made a number of appearances as a football pundit and it is evident that he is getting better.

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Orlando Pirates PSL Stars Simba Bhora South African Tendai Ndoro


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