SAPS scoops gold

2018-07-18 06:01
Accepting the award are from the left Abraham Tsoone (team manager), Glisson Itebogeng (treasurer), Kenny Mthombo and Paseka Rammile (players).Photo: Boipelo Mere

Accepting the award are from the left Abraham Tsoone (team manager), Glisson Itebogeng (treasurer), Kenny Mthombo and Paseka Rammile (players).Photo: Boipelo Mere

Multimedia   ·   User Galleries   ·   News in Pictures Send us your pictures  ·  Send us your stories

The soccer team of the South African Police Services (SAPS) emerged victorious, scooping gold, during the Golden Games hosted at the Galeshewe Stadium on Sunday, 8 July.

The tournament was hosted by the Sol Plaatje Masters League in conjunction with the Northern Cape Department of Sport, Arts and Culture, and the Sol Plaatje Municipality.

The annual Golden Games are dedicated to the centenary celebrations of former Pres. Nelson Mandela and the struggle activist Albertina Sisulu in order to bring the football fraternity closer together.

Equally participating in the tournament were two teams of the Masters League, the Sundowns Supporters Club, Pirates Supporters Club, Chiefs Supporters Club and the Sol Plaatje Municipality Masters Club.

The SAPS team was awarded the winning trophy at a banquet to honour football legends and administrators.

The banquet took place on Saturday (14/07) at the Mayibuye Indoor Sport Centre.

The presentation of a trophy and 20 gold medals was made to the team manager, Abram Tsoone, on behalf of the team.

Join the conversation!

24.com encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.
NEXT ON NEWS24X

Inside News24

 
/News
 

And the Paws24 and Hill's winners are ...

Find out who the winners of our Paws24 pet pics and Q&a competitions are...

 

Paws

Keep your family and pets safe from rabies
5 scientific benefits of owning a cat
Why we love cats
8 great natural remedies for your pet
Traffic Alerts
Traffic
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.