Elias rewarded with Zebras call-up


FRANCISTOWN: Orapa United forward, Mbatshi Elias’s good form has not gone unnoticed by the national team selectors.

The former TAFIC man is set for his first run out in national team colours after he was included in the Zebras side that will face Zambia in the 2020 African Nations Championships (CHAN) qualifiers at the Francistown Sports Complex next week. 

Mbatshi moved to Orapa from TAFIC during the January transfer window. Since moving to Orapa Elias’s rise to stardom has been somehow spectacular. Perhaps his most defining moment this season was scoring the opening goal in a 3-0 Orange FA cup final win over Township Rollers last month.

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