Lovely Super Stars graduate to Second Division

18 Sep 2013 04:30
KEETMANSHOOP, 18 SEP (NAMPA) - Lovely Super Stars Football Club (FC) from Keetmanshoop joined the //Karas Regional Second Division on Saturday after winning the inland stream’s Third Division cup.
Lovely Super Stars defeated Namibian Police Force (NamPol) FC from Karasburg 6-4 in the final at the Joseph Stephanus Stadium for the overall winners’ position.
Speaking to Nampa on Tuesday, team president Fannie Boois said he is proud of his team’s performance as they have been doing well since their establishment in March 2011.
Boois said he has 30 players, most of whom he bought from local teams such as Young Beauties and Try Again they had been “warming the bench for a long time”.
He said players cost him between N.dollars 350 to N.dollars 1 000, depending on the division they play in.
“I would like to use this opportunity to request companies out there to sponsor us financially, because I am still suffering to get finances for my team.
In the same vein, I would like to thank Avril Payment Solutions, Central Lodge and others who have supported us in the past,” Boois stated.
On his part, the chairperson of the //Karas Football Committee Harry Jahs said two soccer teams from Karasburg were also promoted to the Second Division on Saturday, and these are Dakaza FC and NamPol FC.
Jahs said Young Brazilia from Karasburg also joined the First Division.
“As chairperson, I am proud of the teams’ performances in the region. What we want is to make sure that we accommodate, in the third division, at least a team from every constituency. We will start this month by accommodating two teams from Oranjemund,” he indicated.