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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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Mpatane ignites massive interest on the International scene

Botswana Football Association wishes to congratulate Communications officers Mr Tumo Mpatane on his appointment as the Media Officer for the 2019 COSAFA Under-20 final match between host Zambia and Defending champion South Africa.

Mpatane has been in Zambia for the duration of the tournament and has created enthusiasm amongst his peers with his outstanding overhaul PR acumen.

His performances has not gone unnoticed and executive management was quick to encumber Tumo with the huge responsibilities as the media officer for both Semifinals and Finals representing Cosafa and the BFA at the highest levels possible.

The responsibilities bestowed on Tumo is indicative of not only his personal acumen and ability but also highlights the contribution that the BFA has contributed to enriching and enhancing football administration in Botswana.

Congratulations Pro and Goodluck.

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