Eswatini Football Association (EFA) has supported Manzini Wanderers Ladies FC as the team prepares to compete in the inaugural Total Energies CAF Champions League. This is part of EFA’s effort in developing Women’s football in the country.
“EFA has paid the E145 000.00 participation fee for Manzini Wanderers FC as this is one of the requirements for all the participating teams in the competition”, said the General Secretary of the EFA Mr. Frederick Mngomezulu. Over and above this, he highlighted that EFA has facilitated the transportation and COVID-19 testing for the whole delegation that travelled to Durban where the competition will be implemented. “EFA has paid for the transportation and COVID-19 tests for the delegation that travelled to Durban where the competition will be implemented”, Mngomezulu said. The delegation comprises of twenty players and eleven officials and is headed by an EFA Executive Member Ms Cindy Dludlu. Manzini Wanderers Ladies FC is in group A together with Double Action (Botswana), Lesotho Defence Force (Lesotho) and Mamelodi Sundowns FC (South Africa). The competition kicks off on the 25th August and ends on the 4th August 2021.