Warriors vs. Kenya tickets on sale!

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As Namibia prepares to host Kenya on June 9 at the Independence Stadium, The Namibia Football Association have made available entrance tickets for the 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifier.

The Brave Warriors will be return home on Tuesday 5 June from another 2014 FIFA world Cup qualifier match in Nigeria an continue to prepare for the Kenya game on Saturday 9 June in Windhoek.

The NFA is calling on fans and supporters of football to purchase their tickets in advance as there will be no tickets sold at the gates on match day.

Warriors concludes Nigeria preparations

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The Brave Warriors will depart for Lagos, Nigeria on Thursday before they connect to Calabar for the all important 2014 FIFA world Cup qualifier match on Sunday.

Speaking from Kaiserau, Germany on Tuesday, where the team has been camping to the past week, Brave Warriors Coach Bernard Kaanjuka said the team was finalising their preparations ahead of the crucial game against Nigeria at the U. J Esseune Stadium, Calabar.

JS Academy maintains Super league lead

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JS Academy beat UNAM Bokkies 4-2 to maintain their lead at the top of the Women Super league while there were also wins for Okahandja Beauties, and Poly Babes.
The Academy were leading the log on 25 points, one ahead of Beauties before the start of round three and they had to win to keep their lead intact.

Emma Naris, Lena Noreses, Albertha Dawes and Mellisa Mateus scored for the Academy while for UNAM, Zuleika Rutz and Ester Hamukwaya were on target as the match ended 4-2 in favour of Academy to take their lead to 28 points.

Warriors in Mozambique draw

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As part of the 2013 and 2014 AFCON and FIFA World Cup qualifiers in June, the Brave Warriors played to a goalless draw against Mozambique in a friendly match in Würzburg, Germany on Saturday.

The Warriors left for Germany on Monday last week as part of their preparations for the qualifiers in June, starting off against Nigeria in Calabar on 3 June, before taking on Kenya at Home in Windhoek on 9 June in the race for the 2014 FIFA world cup in Brazil while on 16 June they host Liberia in their return leg of their 2013 CAF AFCON qualifiers preliminary round.

Namibians to serve COSAFA

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The Namibia Football Association (NFA) will have six members on various COSAFA committees following their recent appointments by the regional body.

The Confederation of Southern Africa Football Associations (Cosafa) Standing Committees from 2012 to 2014 which were recently announced will see NFA President John Muinjo retain his position in the executive committee as well as the chairman of the Referees Committee.

WSL Round Three kicks off

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It’s all systems go for the resumption of the NFA Women Super League as JS Academy aims to remain on course for their first title and UNAM Bokkies seeks to finish as high as possible.

The Sam Nujoma Stadium in Windhoek will be the venue for the start of the third round of matches on Saturday and action will start at 10h00 with a game featuring third-placed Poly Babes against Challengers.

Admin and Medicine Courses postponed

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The Namibia Football Association (NFA) Football Administration and Management Course and the Advanced Sport Medicine Course are postponed to a date still to be confirmed.
This was revealed by the NFA Education officer Timothy Tjongarero who stated that the two courses are postponed due to the unavailability of Instructors.

The NFA Administration and Management course was scheduled for Otjiwarongo on 29 to 30 May with NFA Secretary General Barry Rukoro the Instructor, but due to his attendance of the FIFA Congress this week, the course had to be postponed.

Botes and Starke withdraw as Warriors tours Germany

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The Brave Warriors departs for Germany on Monday without the injured pair of Manfred Starke and Henrico Botes.

According to the Brave Warriors Team Manager Cyril Tim Isaacs, midfielder Manfred Starke and striker Henrico Botes withdrew from the squad due to injuries.

“They are out injured, but Henrico will join the team for the Kenya match at home on June 9”, Isaacs says.

Clinical Arrows avoids the drop

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Coastal giants Eleven Arrows survived the drop on the final day as they beat United Stars 2-0 at the Khuisebmond Stadium on Saturday.

The two sides met in what was dubbed the game of Namibia Premier League Match-day-22 as they both tried to avoid relegation.

Hotspurs were relegated last weekend after their 2-1 defeat to Black Afrcia and goals from Peter Ngwenya and Enrico Hoebeb gave Arrows the much needed victory to take their points to 20 in the season, sending United down to the First Division on 17 points.

Namibian coaches pass CAF B- License Course

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All 18 coaches who attended the CAF/NFA B-License coaching course made the grades after the evaluation by CAF recently.

The 18 coaches attended a three-week CAF/NFA B-license Coaching course at Soccer House, Windhoek and according to the report cards from CAF, all eighteen scored above the pass rate of 60 percent.

Namibia Football Association Technical Director Klaus Stark says the 18, graduates from the Introductory Coaching and C-License Coaching courses, were confirmed by CAF to have passed and will be receiving their certificates soon.

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