ZIFA visit SAFA for fact-finding mission

The Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) delegation comprising the new President Felton Kamambo and his executive committee members are visiting SAFA House as part of a week-long exchange programme.

The delegation met with SAFA President Dr Danny Jordaan on Wednesday, who took them through the Association’s Vision 2022 and other issues affecting the sport.

The SAFA President also emphasised the need for the COSAFA Region, the biggest region on the continent, to be united and work towards a common goal.

The visiting ZIFA delegation also met with FIFA’s Regional Manager, David Fani, who took them through the process of accessing funding from the world governing football body.

SAFA’s Technical Director, Neil Tovey, made a presentation on programmes relating to football development in the country, coaching education, medical and referee training.

Further presentations from Competition, Sponsorship, Finance and Legal will be made before the team returns to Zimbabwe on Saturday.

New ZIFA President, Kamambo said he was impressed by the SAFA set-up and vowed to take home lessons learnt from this visit.