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Hollywoodbets Donates R100k to Chippa United Striker due to Tragedy

Rodney Ramagalela chippa united striker's story is quite emotional. Everything went up in smoke after the house caught fire. He also lost his awards,trophies and achievements he won during his football career.

However Robert Marawa believes records are still kept like man of the match goal week etc. He believes we need to need to show "Ubuntu" compassion. The same records that were kept need to be looked at and a plan need to be made. We also need a plan to rebuilding the house.

Hollywoodbets has donated R100 000 to Ramagalela in an effort to help him rebuild his life after the tragedy. if we go all out and build statues for someone why can't we come together and do something for good cause.

It is December when everyone goes home Rodney Ramagakela won't have a home to go to.

Rodney said he always insist that he is ok when people ask him. However he knows deep down he is a broken man.

It took him 6 years to finish the house completely. Every trophy everything he has worked for burned, the memories are all gone.  

Rodney sisters they don't stay in the house, they stay around the area. The was no one in the house when it burned. They will normally go once in a while to check. 

Rodney has experience many tragedies in his life since 2019

He lost his daughter through a fire she was burned, it was too late when they got to the hospital. In November his mother died. His father lost his sight,he can't see. In 2020 he did angle operation,recently he has problems with hamstring injuries. and other injuries. Rodney Ramagalela said it is too much for one to deal with all of this at once.

He is very passionate about the game. He often talk to his partner about the pain, but she is also experiencing the same pain. 

I need to rebuild myself first before I start rebuilding my house. I need to find out what happened to the house. the cops need to come to the party investigate what happen he said. 

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