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Batswana to Officiate at Regional Tournament

Fifa referee Tshepo Mokani Gobagoba and Referees physical instructor Phodiso Jonty Rasetsoga are set to fly Botswana’s flag at the upcoming COSAFA Under 17 championships built for Mauritius from July 18 to 29 this year.

The two are no strangers to Cosafa and CAF championships as they have been on the FIFA and CAF roaster for some years now. When reached for comment, Acting  BFA referees Manager Galeboe highlighted that when local referees get such assignments its always a positive as they gain experience that they are able to share with others referees which better improve the quality of refereeing in Botswana.

Gale Galeboe says the 2018/2019 season is set to be a professional and well conducted year on their part with her referees upbeat about putting FIFA standard refereeing. The match officials have returned to training to prepare for the new season.

The Mauritius bound due are expected to jet off 14 July 2018 to join other top officials in the region at the Under 17 COSAFA .

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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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