Football Kenya Federation President Nick Mwendwa has passed his message of condolence to the family and friends of former Harambee Stars forward Joe Kadenge.

Considered the greatest footballer of all time, Kadenge breathed his last on Sunday after a long illness.

“I am saddened by the passing on of Kenyan football legend Joe Kadenge. His contribution and dedication to the game will forever be remembered and cherished both within and across our borders,” said FKF President Nick Mwendwa.

“On my own behalf and that of the entire Kenya football fraternity, I wish to send my heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Kadenge. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at these trying times, may you find solace in the memories,” he added.

Kadenge featured prominently for Abaluhya Football Club and the Kenya National team in the 1960’s.

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