Sports

10 Sep 2018

Gaborone United (GU) followers may finally breathe a sigh of relief after the team paid former player Bismark Appiah.

The payment means the team is no longer under the threat of facing FIFA sanctioned relegation from the Botswana Premier League (BPL) as the world football controlling body had threatened.

10 Sep 2018

Former Botswana Premier League Chief Executive Officer (BPL CEO) Bennett Mamelodi has vowed to go back to the trenches and wage a fierce legal battle against the Botswana Football Association (BFA).

Speaking through his attorney Dutch Leburu in the aftermath of losing his case against the BFA, Mamelodi said he will not let up until justice is served.

10 Sep 2018

A divided house of Gaborone United (GU) will this coming weekend converge for a Special General Meeting (SGM) to elect an Executive Committee to lead it past the treacherous waters it is currently wading through.

10 Sep 2018

Former Botswana Football Association (BFA) President Tebogo Sebego says he will welcome any FIFA sanctioned investigation into his conduct should the football world governing body seek to do such.

10 Sep 2018

Botswana’s first traditional games team to bring home medals from an international competition was recently awarded recognition certificates and their medals.

Officially handing the team awards, the Director of Botswana Traditional Games (BOTGA) Evah Kesiilwe said the team had performed well beyond expectations.

02 Sep 2018

Sources close to Township Rollers say football politics may have played a role in the team’s failure to comply with the Confederation of African Football (CAF) broadcast requirements.

02 Sep 2018

High Court Judge Justice Godfrey Radijeng will this coming Thursday (September 6) deliver judgment on the long running feud between former Botswana Premier League (BPL) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Bennett Mamelodi and the Botswana Football Association (BFA).

02 Sep 2018

Botswana Badminton Association (BBA) has vowed to do all it can to ensure they host successful Botswana Closed championships.

Despite being faced with lack of proper infrastructure and shortage of funds to host games and tournaments, the association is adamant that it will not be deterred in their plans to host Botswana Closed.

27 Aug 2018

“It is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing,” so goes a saying by Shakespeare in Macbeth.

For the Botswana senior national football team, The Zebras, these sayings may have an even better meaning.

Regime upon regime, the Zebras have been promised better payment system, and yet nothing ever suffices.

27 Aug 2018

Having worked within the Botswana Premier League for a season, I realised that one of the most urgent matters that clubs need to address is the privacy of their training, programme and planning.