COSAFA Under-20 fixtures on
This follows the draws for the competition which was conducted in Johannesburg South Africa on Tuesday. It was presided over by COSAFA Executive Board Member and Chairman of the COSAFA Fixtures Committee Phillip Makgalemele. He was assisted by the South Africa Football Association (SAFA) President Molefe Oliphant.
The joint sponsors of the tournament were represented by the Group Executive Manager Metropolitan Holding Limited Nkosinathi Chonco and Executive Mayor of Mafikeng Themba Gwabeni.
Group A consists of South Africa, Namibia, Swaziland and Zimbabwe. Defending champions Madagascar are in Group B where they face Angola, Mozambique and Zambia. Last year’s runners up Lesotho head Group C which also includes Botswana, Malawi and Mauritius.
Mmbatho Stadium is venue for the opening ceremony, a host of preliminaries and the finals. Other matches venues are Ramotshere Moiloa Municipality (formerly Zeerust), and Ditsobotla Municipality (formerly Lichtenburg). The competition gets underway on December 8 with the finals on December 17.