Tirelo Mositwane receives the Referee of the tournament award during the Mascom Top8 tournament award ceremony on 19 May 2016. MONIRUL BHUIYAN/Backpage pix
Wednesday May 23, 2018. 11:20
As the 2018 COSAFA Cup gets underway this weekend, Botswana will be represented by referee Tirelo Mositwane.
Mositwane has been given the nod as one of the finest referees to officiate at the regional tournament to be staged in South Africa.
The tournament is scheduled to get underway on Sunday, May 27 until June 9 in the Limpopo province.
With Zimbabwe as reigning champions, the showpiece will be staged in the Northern part of the county for the first time in its history.
Meanwhile, the Zebras are in Group B with Mauritius, Malawi and Angola. They get their campaign underway against the Palancas Negras on Monday.
A full list of selected officials:
Victor Gomes (South Africa)
Nomore Musundire (Zimbabwe)
Hélder Martins De Carvalho (Angola)
Bernard Camille (Seychelles)
Ahmad Imtehaz Heeralall (Mauritius)
Jackson Pavaza (Namibia)
Hamada Nampiandraza (Madagascar)
Tirelo Mositwane (Botswana)
Celso Alvacao (Mozambique)
James Emile (Seychelles)
Souru Phatsoane (Lesotho)
Athenkosi Ndongeni (South Africa)
Sifiso Nxumalo (Swaziland)
Matheus Kanyanga (Namibia)
Romeo Kasengele (Zambia)
Fabien Cauvelet (Mauritius)
Clemence Kanduku (Malawi)
Mmadi Faissoil (Comoros)