Black Africa and African Stars will clash in the Standard Bank
Namibia Super Cup on 30 August at the Sam Nujoma Stadium.
SBN in conjunction with the Namibia Football Association (NFA)
launched the Standard Bank Super Cup sponsorship worth N$3
million over three years.
Namibian Football Association (NFA) Secretary General Barry
Rukoro said the Association is excited about the prospect.
“It will be the first of its kind with so at stake and we are all looking
forward to it. The league is now concluded and we have the two
teams confirmed to partake in the inaugural edition and it does not
get better or bigger than Stars versus BA. Another chance to a
great football spectacle and advert for local football," Rukoro said.
The onceoff match winners will be N$500 000 richer and the
runnersup N$200 000 and as expected there will be a lot of
marketing and promotions in the build up for the match and
Standard Bank’s Head of Marketing, Thaddeus Maswahu
“It will be an event not to forget and we are pulling all the stops to
make sure it goes down as one of the best days of local football.
We plan to start the day as early as possible with a lot of
entertainment in the buildup and also we will be having promotions
to create the necessary atmosphere at the football match. The
sports media journalists will have a chance predict the winner and
walk away with at least N$ 2 500 and many more for the general
public” said Maswahu.
Maswahu added that the selection of the venue would have not
“We deliberately chose the Sam Nujoma Stadium because we
know where the people who loves the game lives and we know
what atmosphere the stadium can produce with the supporters so
close to the action. I have no doubt the two teams will deliver on
the pitch," he said.
The two teams will also be presented with a special playing kit for
the encounter and in the words of Standard Bank Chief Executive
Officer (CEO), Junias Mungunda; football is indeed powerful for