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BFA kick-start The Project Time 4 Change

Botswana Football Association on Monday kick-started the Project Time 4 change in the Gantsi Region.

The project is aimed at up-skilling the regional leadership with the modern day demands of running football in a cooperate set up as well as ensuring regional structures and the mother body sing from the same page.

The 5-day workshop will be facilitated by FIFA instructors and consultants Ashford Mamelodi who will be taking participants through the teachings of a new face for local football.

Tomorrow, the participants and the gendered public will gather to discuss challenges, opportunities and needs of regional football as well as local football as a whole. This program will go around all 17 football region’s with some participants to be chosen and trained to be future instructors of the program to ensure its benefits are beyond this first edition



Diamond Zebras & Young Zebras to play friendly matches

Botswana Junior National Teams under-17 (Diamond Zebras) and the under-20 (Young Zebras) will this weekend of 23rd – 25th August 2019 report to camp. The two teams will play friendly matches against Eswatini U17 & U20 boys on the 24th and 25th August 2019.

The games will be used to give the two teams international match practice. For his part, Diamond Zebras coach Tebogo Mokute says his charges will benefit greatly from the games as they have worked on different approaches and tactics in recent months and he is positive the team understands his vision.

Mokute will lead the Diamond Zebras to the 2019 COSAFA championships to be staged in Malawi from the 25th September to the 5th October 2019. The under-20 team under the tutelage of Raizor Tsatsilebe will find the games important as they have also started preparations for the 2019 COSAFA championship scheduled for December 2019 in Zambia.

Eswatini is expected to arrive in Botswana on Friday evening with games set to be played at Lekidi grounds. On Saturday 1600hrs and 0900hrs kick off on Sunday morning before the boys from the Kingdom of Eswatini return home.

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