Historic Victory Amplifies Zebras’ Progress

Zebras striker Hendrick Moyo tussles for the ball with Mali's Wague Molla PIC: KEOAGILE BONANG
Zebras striker Hendrick Moyo tussles for the ball with Mali's Wague Molla PIC: KEOAGILE BONANG

FRANCISTOWN: To many it was inevitable that the Zebras were going to lose their stripes against a star-studded Mali, which boast of European-based players.

The Zebras were heading into the weekend match with a very dismal record against Mali having lost in all three fixtures the two teams had played. But spurred on by more than 26,000 spectators, the Zebras deliverd victory.

The Zebras were strong in all departments. Boitumelo Mafoko coordinated the defence very well though there were three instances of poor communication between him and the goalie, Kabelo Dambe.

Editor's Comment
Shame on the Police!

According to a press statement from the police, unidentified armed men attacked on duty police officers at the station in the early hours of Tuesday.During the attack, the suspects stole 14 riffles, five pistols and an undisclosed number of ammunition.Although unconfirmed, it is alleged that the suspects were just carrying knives and axes, which they used to scare the men and women in uniform before they took them hostage to help themselves to...

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