Newspaper Cup Shadow teams selected

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The best of the best at the 2017 The Namibian Newspaper Cup has been selected and forms part of the Namibian and the Nedbank Teams that will play each other in an exhibition match on Easter Sunday at the Vineta Sports Stadium.

National team selectors had over the opening two days of the competition ran an eye over the players of the 14 regional under 20 teams competing at the annual popular The Namibian Newspaper Cup. The technical team comprised of Ricardo Mannetti, Jakes Amaning and Timothy Tjongarero.

Each team has 22 players and they will play in the second exhibition and final match of the day which will place at 18h30.

The first exhibition match will take place at 16h45 as the Women under-20 takes on the Erongo Women under-20. These two matches will be preceded by the competition’s semifinals, starting at 14h15.

Here is the Namibian Team: Paulus Abel (Otjozondjupa), Moses Shitayi, Lubeni Haukongo, Marciano January, Mbakondja Tjahikika, Patrick Naweb, Rivaldo Festus and Godwin Awaseb (All Erongo), Mitchell Mettler, Aldrin Saunder (Karas), Hee-dee Walenga, Natangwe Petrus, George Hummel, Eldery Morgan (Khomas), Andreas Keendjele and Penda Ya France (Oshana), Innocent Gium (Kunene), Jeremia Junias (Ohangwena), Brendon Kotungondo and Abednigo Hummel (Hardap), David Iilonga and Korbinian Amuulu (Omusati).

The Nedbank Team: Calvin Spiegel and Rhoney Hangara (Oshikoto), Romari DE Koker, Johannes Hollombach and Marcel Kisting (Hardap), Paul Kotjipati and Hubert Mingeri (Otjozondjupa), Petrus Kamati and Loberious Vries (Karas), Aprocious Petrus, Anthony Kham, Matheus Haihambo and Isaskar Gurirab ( Erongo), Abraham Nginga (Kavango East), Absalom Hatutale (Oshana), Giovani Kaninab ( Kunene), Peter Nampolo, Veno Tjikundi, Tuhafeni Leonard and Enzo Mungendje (Khomas), Daniel Kamanya (Omusati) and Adelino Kahali (Zambezi).