Zambia coach Oswald Mutapa has named a provisional squad of 25 players for the 2018 COSAFA Under-17 Championship as the side seeks to defend the title they won last year. The competition will once again be played in Mauritius from July 19-29 and has added significance this year as it is a qualifier for the
The 2018 COSAFA Under-17 Championships will be staged for the third year running in Mauritius from July 19-29. Here is a look back at the previous tournaments played since the first some 24 years ago. 1994 – SOUTH AFRICA The first attempt at a regional Under-17 championship was played in South Africa in 1994 and
0 – No nation from the COSAFA region has managed to lift the African Under-17 Championship in the past. South Africa came closest when they picked up a silver medal in 2015. Malawi also finished fourth in 2009. 2 – There are two venues for the 2017 COSAFA Under-17 Championship – Auguste Vollaire Stadium in
The 2018 COSAFA Under-17 Championships will have added significance this year when they serve as the qualifier from the Southern African region for the continental finals to be staged in Tanzania next year. Only the winners of the COSAFA tournament will appear in East Africa, which in turn will serve as a qualifier for the
Holders Zambia were handed a tough assignment in defence of their title when they were paired with regional rivals South Africa in the same group for next month’s Cosafa Under-17 Championship. The 12-team tournament is being played in Mauritius from 19-29 July. The host nation will be delighted with a draw that sees them avoid
La COSAFA U17 est définitivement lancée. Les organisateurs ont procédé au tirage au sort des poules jeudi au Old Peter Mokaba à Polokwane. Le tournoi aura lieu à Maurice une nouvelle fois cette année. La cérémonie d’ouverture est programmée pour le 17 juillet au stade St François-Xavier. La Zambie, championne en titre, est tête de
A late burst from Zambia saw them collect gold at the 2017 COSAFA Under-17 Championships as they beat hosts Mauritius 3-0 in the final in Port Louis on Sunday. It took Zambia until the 72nd minute to make the breakthrough, but once they did they took full control of the game to earn their first
Welcome to our live coverage of the 2017 COSAFA Under-17 Championships final between Zambia and Mauritius in Port Louis on Sunday! Both sides are seeking a first goal medal in the competition. You can follow all the action with our blow-by-blow tracker below!
Welcome to our live coverage of the 2017 COSAFA Under-17 Championships third-place play-off match between Malawi and South Africa in Port Louis! You can follow all the action with our blow-by-blow tracker below!
Hosts Mauritius will meet Zambia in the final of the 2017 COSAFA Under-17 Championships in Port Louis on Sunday after coming through their semifinal matches with relative ease. Zambia defeated Malawi 2-0 in the first semi on Friday, while Mauritius saw-off the challenge of South Africa by the same scoreline. Zambia sealed their final spot