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Ramothwa open two FIFA courses

Yesterday, The Botswana Football Association Vice President Segolame Ramothwa officially opened two FIFA member association courses, one being the Young Referees and the second being the FIFA grassroots coaching course.

The Vice President of the Football Association has highlighted that it is important for the Association to facilitate skills development in order to see the ambitious BFA development plan take course. Mr Ramothwa asked the participants to remain true to serving football to ensure we produce the best football officials to expand Botswana’s Football growth.

The Vice President has highlighted to the Young Referees course participants that they are key stakeholders and players in a game, he asked them to be honest hard working individuals and they will see their growth as in refereeing the is a great need, to be honest and loyal to the spirit of fair play.

The courses will run from 26th November to 30th November 2018 and will be facilitated by FIFA instructed Gaontebale Malete for referees and Mr Ulric Mathiot for the coaches.


Its The Orange FA Cup Final!

League champions Township Rollers take on Orapa United in the 2019 Orange FA Cup Final on June 15, 2019, at Francistown Sports Complex for the finale of the first edition of this beautiful knockout tournament.

Rollers head into the game chasing a domestic double, having already clinched the Premiership. Orapa is seeking to be the first team to win The Orange Fa Cup, after finishing 3rd on the Premiership log this season.

The two teams have had a beautiful run into the final. The tournament saw Chobe and Bobonong host their biggest football match ever. Mapalastina faced Kazungula FIghters in what was referred to as David v Goliath clash in the Chobe area. On the other hand, the Ostriches gave Peace Makers of Bobonong a few peaceful lessons by putting the ball in the net 10 times.

Captain Omatla Kebatho, who is also the top goal scorer with 6 goals, will lead the Ostriches. Keagile Kgosipula of Rollers goes into Saturday final with a clean sheet, not having conceded a goal since the tournament started.
Ticket for the match are available at Computicket stores


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