African stars react to Kobe Bryant tragedy

American basketball legend Kobe Bryant tragically passed away in a helicopter crash on Sunday morning, alongside his 13-year-old daughter Gianni and seven others.

As the sports world came to grip with the horrible news, many African footballers paid their respects to the late, great star.

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Rip champion πŸ™πŸ™

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What an Inspiration RIP legend πŸ˜“ @kobebryant

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