Friendly matches keep youth off the streets

2017-10-25 06:00
< AC Milan defender, Liyema Mtati, beats Seven Stars’ winger, Qhama Notile.

< AC Milan defender, Liyema Mtati, beats Seven Stars’ winger, Qhama Notile.

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

SCORES of youth spent their Saturday afternoon watching the juniors’ friendly matches that were played at Swartkops Valley United Brothers (SUBS) FC in Motherwell NU 6.

According to Seven Sundowns Sports Club’s head coach, Zane Mrwebi, the motive for hosting the friendly matches was to keep the youth off the streets.

“These games help us to identify talent and to keep the youth in sport. The youth who take part in sport hate crime. These young players will be our future football stars,” said Mrwebi.

The clubs that participated in the friendly games were hosts SUBS, Seven Sundowns Sports Club, AC Milan and Seven Stars.

In the u/11 category, Seven Stars thwarted AC Milan 9-1 in a one-sided clash, while in the u/13 category, SUBS played to a 4-4 draw against Seven Sundowns Sports Club.

Aphelele Mzimba and Liyema Potye scored a goal apiece, while Simthandile Booi scored a brace. Soyama Tshuku, Onikithemba Nabo, Lathitha Hobana and Aqhamile “AK 47” Mpendu banged in a goal for Seven Sundowns Sports Club.

Seven Sundowns’ skipper, Inga Scott, was the star of the day.

In the u/15 game, Seven Stars claimed victory by a landslide over AC Milan. Stars’ midfielder, Milani Mrawadi, played an instrumental role for his side towards its 6-3 victory against AC Milan.

Stars’ two braces came courtesy of Milani Mrawadi and Kamva Rhwadi, while Lifa Grootboom and Xhanti Mbilini scored a goal apiece. AC Milan’s goal scorers were Asekhona Bukani, Litha Jikwa and Lithalethu Mfikanye.

NEXT ON NEWS24X

Inside News24

 
/News
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.