Ecco down rivals in pre-season tourney

ECCO City Greens crowned Buy N Build Dlala Bolo Cup championship. PIC: KEOAGILE BONANG
ECCO City Greens crowned Buy N Build Dlala Bolo Cup championship. PIC: KEOAGILE BONANG

FRANCISTOWN: Brilliant performance from South African international, Lovers Mofokeng helped ECCO City Greens defeat city rivals TAFIC before a fully packed Francistown stadium in a one day pre-season tourney on Saturday.

ECCO won 2-1 in the Buy’n Build sponsored one-day tournament dubbed ‘Dlala Bolo Cup’, featuring only the two teams. ECCO were rewarded with P10 000 and gold medals while TAFIC pocketed P 5 000.

But the game did not live up to expectation of the supporters who thronged the Francistown stadium. There was little spark in the match perhaps a factor that can be attributed to the fact that it is still pre-season and players are still gelling.

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