NWSFD games back on
17 May 2018 18:50pm
REHOBOTH, 17 MAY (NAMPA) The long-awaited North West Stream First Division (NWSFD) rounds 1 and 2 will kick off this coming weekend, after money complaints from teams threatened the start of the league.
Team officials Nampa spoke to earlier this week said they did not receive any start-up capital and will not be playing the matches, however Olavi Shiningayamwe of Tropical Heat on Thursday confirmed that they received the money on Thursday morning.
The N.dollars 5 000 was paid in this morning and teams are ready to start, he assured.
Contacted for comment, league administrator Lydia Hakandonga added: As promised the teams got the N.dollars 5 000 on Thursday and the remaining N.dollars 7 000 will be paid before the completion of the first leg.
The matches are scheduled for Oshikuku, Tsandi, Uukwangula and Ogongo.
The league is divided into pools of six teams each.
Round 1 matches on Saturday in Pool A consist of Oshikuku Young Stars versus (vs) Military School Soccer Club at 15h00 at the Oshikuku Stadium, while in Tsandi, Onambula United will battle Outjo-based Golden Bees at 15h00.
Pool B will see Africa Motto confronting African Lions at Uukwangula Stadium at 15h00 with University of Namibia (UNAM) Ogongo and Touch & Go going up against each other at 15h00 at the Ogongo Stadium.
Round 2 matches on Sunday in Pool A will see Onambula United vs Military School SC at 10h00 in Tsandi with Oshikuku Young Stars facing Golden Bees at 10h00 at the Oshikuku Stadium.
Pool B will see a battle between Africa Motto vs Touch & Go at 10h00 at the Uukwangula Stadium, while UNAM Ogongo will square off against African Lions at 10h00 in Ogongo.