Fingers point at BFA after botched SA deals


The Botswana Football Association (BFA) has come under fire for failing to facilitate former Township Rollers’ duo, Mosha Gaolaolwe and Gape Mohutsiwa, as well as Jwaneng Galaxy's Thero Setsile’s move to South African First Division side TS Galaxy.

The players had already agreed on 30-month deals with the South African side, but the move fell through at the last minute. 

While the BFA denies, the charge, it is reported that the mother body failed to confirm their international clearance just before midnight on January 31, 2019, as the BFA's designated administrator had knocked off at 5pm on deadline day.  Earlier on Tuesday, Rollers' public relations officer, Bafana Pheto said he was not aware that the deal fell through. 

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