Connect with us


Pio Paul Calls in Reinforcements

The National Under-20 Head Coach Keitumetse “Pio” Paul has called up former Maritzberg United Midfielder Gareth Frank Kemp to the young Zebras squad, which is currently in camp preparing for the 2020 COSAFA Under 20 Championships.
Paul highlighted that the team is responding well to his training methods but they needed diversity in the midfield hence he needed to bring in Kemp.
Botswana, has been paired in Group C along with Angola and Swaziland, a group which the coach has described as tricky and unpredictable but manageable.
The 2020 COSAFA Under 20 Championships will run from the 1st December to the 15th December 2020, the Championships will also serve as qualifiers for the Under-20 African Junior Championship with the top two teams qualifying.


Vacancy – Secretary General

Football is Botswana’s most popular sport by far: the game of the people. This is a position that will put you in the spotlight and challenge you, like no other. Botswana Football Association (BFA) is the supreme authority on matters of football in the country, and controls all aspects of the game. It is affiliated to the Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), Confederation of African Football (CAF), and Council of Southern African Football Associations (COSAFA).

The BFA seeks to recruit a Secretary General, who will lead and manage the operations of the Association, and drive mission to promote and develop the game of football across the country.

You will report to the President of the BFA as well as being responsible to the Executive Committee. Responsibilities will include: directing the BFA to deliver its commercial objectives including consolidating and growing existing revenue streams (especially broadcast and sponsorship) as well as identifying and exploiting new income steams; attending Exco meetings and providing a detailed overview on the operations and performance of the BFA; building and maintaining relationships with key stakeholders; developing and implementing strategies aimed at promoting and developing football in the country; developing and leading structures to help secure the success of national teams at all levels; ensuring sound financial management and cost control; leading the communication & PR strategy; leading major projects at national and international level; and serving on committees and football bodies as appropriate across the country and, where required, within the confederation and worldwide.

A Botswana citizen you will need a minimum of a Bachelors Degree in Commerce or related field, and have proven experience of succeeding in a high profile, complex, multi-stakeholder organisation. Proven success in football administration, business development, and revenue generation will be advantageous.

To progress your interest please visit where you can download a more detailed advert for the position. To register your application, enclose your curriculum vitae. Closing date for applications is Friday, 12 February 2021.

Continue Reading