NC team outshines the rest

2018-10-03 06:02
Northern Cape Provincial soccer team won gold.Photo: Supplied

Northern Cape Provincial soccer team won gold.Photo: Supplied

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The South African National Police Service’s (SAPS) Northern Cape soccer team brought a trophy and medals home after participating in the national championship.

The team outshone their opponents during the tournament held in Welkom from 10 to 15 September.

The proud team won five matches and drew one.

Team Northern Cape was lauded for having displayed quality football and a high level of discipline on the pitch throughout the championship.

Among the team’s achievements at the championships was witnessing four of their teammates being nominated to be part of the SAPS Na­tional Team.

The team and players also won gold for the most improved team of the year, while Sgt Elvis Motseothata scooped the award for coach of the tournament.

Const. Mondli Zweni was crowned defender of the tournament, while Const. Marcus Segede was announced striker of the tournament.


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