Karas and Omaheke in Skorpion Zinc Under17 Cup final

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Karas and Omaheke Regions will contest the final of the 2018 Skorpion Zinc Under17 Cup underway at Omulunga Stadium in Groofontein after winning thier respective semfinals on Monday morning.

Host Otjozondjupa looked like going all the way but were stopped in thier tracks by a determined Karas Region who defeated them 2-0 with goals from Dandre Both and Desmond Christains. Both also walked away with the Man of the Match award.

Omaheke and Erongo meet again at the tournament and this time with the final calling and goalless after regulation time, the Cattle Country boys emerged victories on penalties, 4-1 thanks to thier goalie Vejora Katjatenja hereoics in the shootout. Katjatenja got the Man of the Match award.

The third place playoff match will be at 12h00 between Otjozondjupa and Erongo before the curtain finally comes down with the crowing match set for 13h15, Karas and Omaheke at the noisy Omulunga Stadium in Grootfontein also on Monday, 27 August.

Altogether, 55 goals have been scored in 28 matches at the 2018 Skorpion Zinc under 17 Cup with two more games left.