Three more progress in Debmarine Namibia Cup
King Fischer, Ohangwena NAMPOL and Touch & Go FC confirmed their places in the draw for the 32 teams of the Debmarine Namibia Cup with Southern Stream and North East First division winners to be decided on Sunday at Mariental and Rundu respectively, ahead of the draw on Thursday.
The Cup of Dreams, the Debmarine Namibia Cup started off on 10 February with over 200 clubs at regional level and this weekend saw the conclusion of the preliminaries as King Fischer and Onathinge United had one little feud to settle and determine who makes it to the next round.
King Fischer were Zambezi and Onathinge United, oshikoto's regional winners who were drawn to face off in the playoff match which took place at the Katima Mulilo Sports Complex on Saturday and Fischer won 4-2 reach the Round of 32 in the Debmarine Namibia Cup.
The North West First Division playoffs continued on Saturday at the Oscar Norich Stadium in Tsumeb and in the final match between Touch & Go and UNAM Ogongo FC, it was the Otavi-based Touch that earned an emphatic 7-1 victory.
Ohangwena region too finalized their Debmarine Namibia Cup assignment at Ohangwena Stadium as Namundjembo FC and NAMPOL tussled out the final which the latter won 1-0.
The prestigious Debmarine Namibia Cup round of 32 draw will be conducted on Thursday, 02 March in Windhoek with the 16 Namibia Premier league Clubs join the fray.
At the elimination round, winners walked away with N$ 20 000, while the losing finalist got N$ 10 000 and the losing each losing semifinalist received N$ 5 000 for their part in the football extravaganza. From here on, each club will receive N$ 18 000 all the way to the final for preparations while the overall winners will walk away with N$ 500 000.
The regional winners thus far: Eleven Warriors, Eastern Chiefs, Bee Bob Brothers, Khuse FC, Gendev FC, Outjo Football Academy, Ohangwena NAMPOL, King Fischer, Rhino FC, Young Beauties, Ogongo United, Otjiwarongo FC, Touch & Go FC and Kantema Bullets.