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Dynamic duo get the nod

Dynamic duo get the nod


Mares stars shortlisted for Africa’s top player award

History is coming thick and fast for ladies football.

Hot on the heels of the Mares maiden appearance at the on-going Women's Africa Cup of Nations (WAFCON), two of the country’s stars have scored another thrilling first: nomination for the continent’s best female player.

Included in a shortlist of 30, Lesego Radiakanyo, 23, and Refilwe Tholakele, 26, are the first Motswana women to be selected for the Confederation of African Football (CAF) awards in the ceremony’s 21-year history.

Indeed, other than Jerome ‘JJ’ Ramatlhakwana...

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