Social media reacts to Joost’s death


Former Blue Bulls and Springbok player Joost van der Westhuizen died at the age of 45 on Monday afternoon.

According to the J9 Foundation, van der Westhuizen died peacefully at home, surrounded by his loved ones.

Tributes poured in from the entire sports fraternity and fans alike as soon as the news of his passing broke.

Compiled by Moeketsi Mogotsi/Courant News