KasiFootball : Sowetos best to battle it out in Ace “Motsororo” Tourney
The Inauguration of the Ace “Motsororo” Games will take begin on the 16 June 2017 in Naledi Soweto.
The games are aimed at honouring the late Boitumelo Mokwena known as Ace in the soccer fraternity who passed away last year along with the youth of 1976 who marched against the apartheid regime which dictated that they be taught in Afrikaans.
Ace who hails from the heart of Soweton in Naledi, was a football star who was loved by his community and adored by football fans whom he dazzled with his skills at kasi tournaments. He is described as a football genius who didn’t have luck to play proffesional football by fans across Soweto who witness his football skills at the Godfrey Moloi, Mohlakeng and other tournaments.
Fan favourite Soweto clubs, Soweto All Stars, Black Poison, KFC and Ace Mates will take part in the inaugural tournament as they battle it out for the prize money. The elimination battle will see one team brim crowned the winners of the tournament.
Mabaleng Sports Centre along with Star Town Sports Events will partner Morula Resources as the bring the best of Kasi football to Diski lovers.
“We are looking forward to the tournament and it will be an honour to participate in the tournament stated Zuko Manqina of Soweto All Stars.
Ace Mates coach stated that they are looking at winning the inaugural tournament at home and will assemble a winning team that is going to surprise the other contestants.
KFC coach only known as Mdoko stated that it’s not only about the prize money but also remembering the youth of 1976 who gave away their lives and the football genius Ace himself.