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.
Brave Warriors coach Ricardo Mannetti has announced the withdrawal of Civics Goalkeeper Edward Maova from the national team due to a broken toe he suffered during the first day of training on Thursday, leaving the team with only three goalkeepers.
Hendrick Somaeb is a doubt for the game against Niger while Ronald Ketjijere, Petrus Shitembi and Willem Mwedihanga will miss out the Brave Warriors defense of Cosafa Cup while Peter Shalulile might feature in the match against Botswana due to club football commitments and injuries.
Collin Benjamin was a stalwart for Namibia in the early years of the COSAFA Castle Cup, helping them into the final and later on going to have a successful career in Germany as one of Namibia’s greatest ever footballing exports.
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Brave Gladiators defender Veweziwa Kotjipati is keen on extending her stay at newly promoted German Women Bundesliga –two’s club Armenia Bielefeld and help the club reach the first division and is described as a humble Brave Gladiator by her mentor.
With the 2016 Cosafa Castle Cup preparations in full swing, the COSAFA Referees Committee will be hosting a three-day Referees Pre-Tournament Course in Windhoek from 7 June to ensure that match officials are in top shape and updated for their part in making the tournament a great spectacle.
The Cosafa Castle Cup Trophy Tour started off at the Khuisebmond Stadium in Walvis Bay on Saturday and Ambassador Congo Hindjou calls for more turn outs at the remaining events line-up before the previous cup gets underway in Windhoek from 11-25 June.
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Namibia and South Africa played to a goalless draw in their 2017 CAF U/20 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifier second round first leg match played at the Sam Nujoma Stadium in Windhoek on Saturday afternoon.