COSAFA

AcronymDefinition
COSAFACouncil of Southern Africa Football Associations
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At an event that took place in Windhoek this week, Castle lager announced that they will sponsor the COSAFA cup to a tune of N$ 1 million.
After thanking Castle lager for their sponsorship, Muinjo had this to say about COSAFA
He also urged the nation to support the Namibian national soccer team during its participation in the COSAFA tournament.
The 2011 COSAFA U/20 Cup is being held for the 20th consecutive year and involves the youth teams from Southern Africa.
In a draw conducted in Gaborone on Monday, Namibia was drawn in Group D together with Zimbabwe, Madagascar and Angola for the Metropolitan COSAFA U20 Youth Championship which will be be held in Botswana from 1 to 10 December.
All 14 COSAFA countries and invited East African guests Tanzania were in the draw with the teams split into three groups of four and one pool that has three teams in it.
COSAFA Media Officer Linda Greef said all the referees and assistant referees have been recently appointed to the FIFA panel.
16 match officials were earlier appointed for the 2013 COSAFA Under 20 Youth Championships slated for Lesotho next week.
Talents The COSAFA Under-20 Youth Championships is not just a platform for players and administrators to fine tune their craft, but match officials also and this year s championship will give some of the top emerging talents in the region the opportunity to take part in a major international event.
Angola ousted COSAFA rivals Zimbabwe thanks to the goals scored away counting double rule, while Togo make a return to the continental finals after beating the last competition's joint hosts Gabon.
He was voted the Player of the Tournament at last year's COSAFA Cup which involves the top southern African nations.
Par ailleurs, la selection des Seychelles est depuis hier en Afrique du Sud pour prendre part au tournoi international amical COSAFA.