Warriors in Malawi Friendly

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The Brave Warriors technical team has called up 27 players for a training camp as Namibia prepares to visit Malawi for a friendly match on July 6 in Blantyre.

The squad of 27 players released on Wednesday has several new faces in the team which includes six youth players, who will for the first time be part of the senior national team set-up.

The technical staff headed by coach Brain Isaacs have indicated that the "exclusion of senior players does not mean they are out of future considerations for the Brave Warriors".

Wermann is NPL Player of the Year

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The MTC Namibia Premiership Player of the Year award went to league champions Black Africa’s Bradley Wermann who also won the Players’ Player of the Year award a t the glittering ceremony held at Safari Hotel last Friday.

The player also known as Asprilla pocketed a hefty N$ 55 000, as he was the head above the shoulder sin the Player of the Season (N$40 000) and the Players’ Player of the Season (N$15 000).

NPL to Reward the Best

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The Namibia Premier League will on Friday honor the best performers of the past season with Black Africa’s Bradley Wermann nominated for two Player’s awards.

The 2010/2011 football season came and went and in the elite league of Namibian football the NPL, it was Black Africa who were crowned champions on 45 points, while Ramblers finished second ten points adrift.

Ramblers coach Christy Guruseb, who recently guided a Namibian youth team to glory in Germany is nominated for the Coach of the Year Award together with Eleven Arrows’ Congo Hindjou and Leonard Nambandi of Mighty Gunners.

Women Super League to Kickoff


The Namibia football Association (NFA) Women Super League will start on July 30 with six teams competing in the inaugural season.

According to Jacqui Shipanga of the NFA Women Desk, the six teams will be involved in five rounds of football to ensure more action in the league which will end on 9 June 2012.

“We will play a game for full 90 minutes unlike in the past where we played 80 minutes only to also increase fitness levels of the girls” Shipanga explained.

Nam Youth team wins International Youth Cup

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The national Youth Team side won the International Youth Tournament in Germany as they overcome Armenia Bielefeld 1-0 with Benson Shilongo the goalscorer on Monday afternoon.

Captain Neville Tjiueza also won the Player of the Tournament award.

The namibians booked their place in the final after this morning's semifinals win over Bertha Berlin.The Namibia team played to two-all draw with the Berlin youth team with Black Africa striker Roger Katjiteo scoring a brace and narrowly advance to the final match with at 4-3 penalties shoot-out victory.

NFA gets Sponsorship Committee


The Namibia Football Association (NFA) Consultative Meeting held at Keetmanshoop over on Saturday deliberated on various tangible issues on the local game.

The meeting attended by all members of the Association, endorsed the appointment of a six-member NFA Sponsorship Committee that is tasked with ensuring that the FA’s corporate ties are strengthened and expanded.

Youth team wins again in Germany

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The national youth team in Germany won their second game on tour as they beat Armenia Bielefeld 3-1 on Thursday afternoon.

According to team manager Roger Kambatuku, the team’s progress is due to the boys’ commitment and discipline.

The goals in Thursday’s game against Bielefeld were scored by Captain Neville Tjiueza of Tura Magic and the Ramblers duo of Randall Goagoseb and Benson Shilongo.

Admin course underway in Gobabis


The Namibia Football Association Administration and Management courses got underway on Wednesday with a three-day Intermediate course at Gobabis.

The course, conducted by NFA Secretary General Barry Rukoro, who is also a FIFA-accredited Administration Instructor, runs from 8 to 10 June at Gobabis and brings together 20 participants from the Omaheke region.

The program in Gobabis will explore issues of club management, the NFA statutes, setting up of effective regional structures, marketing and competitions management.

Isaacs to attend CHAN Symposium

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The Confederation of African Football (CAF) will host the first Symposium for the analysis of the second CHAN that took place in Sudan early this year.

The symposium, will be held in Cairo , Egypt from 12 to 14 June 2011 and will be attended by technical members of the Confederation as each National Association ,is expected to send down two representatives, preferably their National team head Coach and the National Youth team head Coach of the /Association federation who are still active.

Shipanga and Co teaches for CAF

CAF Coaching Instructor Jacqueline Shipanga returns from Ethiopia this week after successfully conducting a CAF Instructors course for Anglophone women coaches in Addis Ababa.

Shipanga, national coach of the women soccer team, conducted the course together with CAF Technical and Development Director Abdel Moneim Hussein, Fran Hilton Smith- Technical Director of South Africa Women's Football and Uche Ucheria, head Coach of Nigeria Super Flacons.

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