Former Kaizer Chiefs soccer player, Marc Batchelor , has been shot and killed outside his home in Olivedale, in the north of Johannesburg.

Police have confirmed that Batchelor was attacked by two men as he was entering his house. A case of murder has been opened.

Provincial Police Spokesperson, Lungelo Dlamini, “He was attacked by two men travelling on a motorbike. He was about to enter his house when he was shot. He was shot several times. He died inside the car. At this stage we don’t know the motive for the attack but nothing was taken.”