Second division playoffs on this weekend
20 Jul 2016 17:00pm
WINDHOEK, 20 JUL (NAMPA) The Namibia Football Association (NFA) has announced the promotional playoffs dates for the three national first divisions.
Matches are scheduled for this weekend at Rundu, Gobabis and Tsumeb in search of six teams to be promoted to the national first divisions.
A media statement availed to Nampa by the NFA on Tuesday said in Rundu, the North East First Division will hold trials for five regional Second Division winners, with two to be promoted to the first division by Sunday.
Ohangwena NamPol from the Ohangwena Region; KCR Western Stars from Kavango West, Oshikoto NamPol of Oshikoto; Kangweru Black Tops from Kavango East and Bush Bucks from the Zambezi Region will contest for honours at the Rundu Sports Stadium from 08h00 on Saturday. Seven games will take place on Saturday, while three more are scheduled for Saturday.
In Gobabis at the Legare Stadium, Reho Madrid from Hardap, Sports Klub Windhoek from Khomas and Kom Haal Hulle from Omaheke will be joined by Mountain Rangers from the //Kharas Region and Erongo Regions Northern Stars for places in the 2016/2017 Southern Stream First Division season. Seven games take place on Saturday and three more on Sunday.
The North West First Division playoffs will take place at the Oscar Norich Stadium in Tsumeb with only four clubs - Africa Motto from the Oshana Region; UNAM Ogongo from Omusati; Etosha United from Kunene and Otjozondjupa s Military School Okahandja FC - vying for second place in the first division next season.
Two teams from the three venues will qualify for the first division in the 2016/2017 football season which should kick off by mid-August.
The games start at 10h00 and entrance will be free at all the venues.