Submitted by mediaofficer on Tue, 2016-06-07 15:17
The Young Warriors have nothing to lose and will leave their best on the pitch when they take on South Africa on Saturday for the second leg of the 2017 CAF U/20 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifiers second round fixture.
With five days before the signalizing of the opening of the 2016 COSAFA Castle Cup by between Zimbabwe and Swaziland on Saturday at the Sam Nujoma Stadium, LOC Chairperson Roger Kambatuku declares that they are ready to dish out a great SADC football Tournament.
Brave Warriors coach Ricardo Mannetti has spelled out the ground rules following another breach of team’s protocol by defender Chris Katjiukua over the weekend while Willy Stephanus goes to Vietnam for trials.
It all glitz and glamour with the 2016 Cosafa castle cup trophy tour and football bonanza taking place at the UN Plaza in Katutura with a lot of excitement and memories shared during the 24-hour extravaganza.
The Confederation of Southern Africa Football Associations (COSAFA) is delighted to announce that Telecom Namibia, under their subsidiary brand TN Mobile, have signed a partnership agreement for the 2016 COSAFA Castle Cup to be staged in Namibia from June 11-25.
The Namibia Football Association (NFA) has secured two preparations games for the Brave Warriors ahead of the COSAFA Cup tie against Botswana on 18 June as they host Malawi on 08 June and visit Zambia on 12 June for international friendly matches.
The Brave Warriors view their 2017 AFCON Qualifiers game against Niger on Saturday as a do-or-die game in their quest to finish second in Group K of the Qualifiers with Senegal the Group leaders lying in wait in September in the final game.
Goalkeeper Virgil Vries is missing from the Brave Warriors camp ahead of the 2017 AFCON Qualifier match against Niger on Saturday at home while striker Peter Shalulile will be available for the team’s Group K AFCON Qualifier match.
The Cosafa cup trophy tour was well received at the Okahandja and Gobabis this weekend as locals were urged and promise to come in number in support of the hosting of the 2016 Cosafa Castle Cup competition in Windhoek from 11 to 25 June in Windhoek.