Hoachanas Football League concludes first leg

The first leg of the Hoachanas Development Trust Football League concluded on Sunday with Black Stars topping the log after 8 matches played, scoring 30 goals in the process and conceding only four.

In results provided by executive member Edmundo Rooi on Monday, Black Stars on Sunday crushed a hapless and still winless ||Goa-!Haob 10-0 to extend their lead at the top of the table to 19 points, with ||Kho-khoen defeating Sunrise 8-0.

In other matches also oplayed on Sunday, Bafana Eleven and Stout Makers played out a goalless draw, while Biwa Eleven were brought down to earth by fast improving ||Kho-khoen in a 2-1 defeat.

All the matches took place at Dolam Stadium in Hoachanas.

Black Stars lead the log with 19 points, followed by Stou Makers and Biwa Eleven in second and third respectively with 16 points, with Stout Makers having a better goal difference.

Hoachanas Children Fund sits in fourth spot with 15 points, while Bafana Eleven is in fifth place with 14 points and ||Kho-khoen in sixth place with 13 points.

SKW United are in seventh spot with 4 points, while Sunrise follows in eight spot with 3 points and ||Goa-!Haob ninth with a solitary point.

A total of 150 goals were scored, with ||Goa-!Haob conceding 49 in 8 matches.

Rooi said the resumption of the second leg will be decided at an executive meeting scheduled for Thursday.

He also said they face challenges of qualified match officials and called on the football authorities in Namibia to assist them.

We are trying to develop our own people to become experts one day and I am humbly calling on the Namibian experienced match officials to assist our officials through basic referee's courses, he pleaded.

Source: Namibia Press Agency